A 16-year-old female asked:
my daughter gets red pimple like spots on her lower eye lid when ever she cries and shevsays they hurt what could this be?
1 doctor answer
Dr. William Dieck answered
37 years experience Ophthalmology
Inflammation: Emotional tears contain a large amount of sodium, unlike the normal tear which is low in sodium. The high salt content is irritating and can account for the red spots on her lid. Use a washcloth soaked in cool water to counter the problem.
Answered on Nov 7, 2016
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