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A 24-year-old male asked:

Can i use home made cucumber eye pads to help reduce the puffiness and dark blue color under my eyes from being tired and sleeping late?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Cucumber slices: Slices of cucumbers can be placed under the eyes for this purpose. For any functional eye problems - please see opthamologist.
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
Ophthalmology 45 years experience
You can but.....: It won't help. Rest and cool soaks may help.

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Last updated Apr 7, 2013

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