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A 26-year-old female asked:

I recently had a skin irritation on my eyelids. eyelids were red, itchy, dry and flaky. i used tobradex which eased irritation significantly but it still itches sometimes. i now have a similar irritation on my lips? how can i treat this?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Rinse eyes: You may have an irritant and contact inflammation or an allergic reaction. Wash your face and rinse your eyes with lukewarm water. Allergy eye drops are available over the counter. For your lip irritation consider an eczema lotion, and please follow up with your PCP. If there are any vision changes, please see a physician right away.

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