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A 49-year-old female asked:

The skin around my eyes are extremely itchy and dry (dark red) all of a sudden. upper eyelids as well as under my eyes. skin elasticity also very poor (very wrinkly) and sagging. my eyes are not affected only the skin. ?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 59 years experience
Rosacea?: Although allergic contact dermatitis may be a possibility, you may also have ocular rosacea. Consider consulting a dermatologist or allergist if changing your hair shampoo or condition does not lead to improvement or if you flush rather easily.
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