A 22-year-old female asked:
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Really dark under eye bags caused by allergies, is there anyway to lighten them or improve their appearance? Nothing I've tried has worked

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Dr. Barbara Hummel
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Allergic reaction: The goal with allergy symptoms is to control the environment and avoid those things to which you are allergic. Keep animals out of your bedroom, remove any feather pillows or throws, and take an antihistamine regularly. Avoid cigarette smoke, perfumes and spray products. There are OTC allergy eye drops that you can also try. Claritin (Loratadine) 10 mg daily is the easiest pill to take daily.
Answered on Jul 4, 2014
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