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Best Eye Creams For Dry Skin Around The Eyes
Need Evaluation: Dryness with flaking skin around the eyes could be related to excema or ocular allergies if you are rubbing your eyes frequently. Or a localized dry area could be a sign of an early skin cancer. I would recommend seeing an ophthalmologist for a evaluation. Additional be careful with applying any cream too close to the eye as this can cause eye irritation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Skin lacking adequate moisture feels tight and uncomfortable. This can result from impaired lipid production within the skin leading to water loss. Patients with eczema are prone to dry skin. Other possible causes include low environmental humidity, excessive use of soap, or internal causes such as hypothyroidism. Application of moisturizing cream or ointment immediately ...Read more
Hi doc, i live in south africa, actually my 4 years old son got red n dry skin around the eyes from one week. He always rub his eyes. Plz help. Thx.
One of my daughters eyes (2 month old) looks red and irritated and has dry skin around it.. What can i apply around her eye that is safe?
Moisturizer: You can apply moisturizers, like "cetaphil", "aveeno" lotion, "aquaphor", or even vaseline, but try to avoid getting it into her eyes. If you have clean hands and you distribute the lotion on your hands then you can wipe her eyes while closed to apply a thin amount to the skin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dry Skin around both eyes and itchy eye corner. Also very itchy head scalp only at the back of head. Started month or two back. Taking allergy medicine (antihistamine) no help. Pl advice.
Eczema or allergy: Dry skin could be a sign of atopic dermatitis or eczema which is a dry skin hypersensitivity reaction. This can happen with irritation or contact with a cosmetic ingredient causing an allergic reaction. Using topical cortisone creams and moisturizers can help. Also need to evaluate your makeup to see if you're allergic to one of the ingredients. ...Read more
Rash: Rashes are difficult to diagnose online. You should see your family practice physician if you develop any symptoms. ...Read more
How do I get rid of peeling dry skin around eyes. I have had it for over 4 months. It is lwoke eczema?
Allergic eczema : Patients with allergies can develop scaly, red and itchy skin around the eyes and on the eyelids from allergies. This skin condition is called allergic dermatitis or allergic eczema. Check your soap and shampoo and switch. You can use a hypoallergenic cream/lotion: cetaphil or lubriderm and consider contacting your medical doctor about taking allergy pills-such as Claritin or allegra. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a dry skin at the hair line, but going deeper towards the forehead. Also under my eyes (around the nose area). Sometimes dry tops of my palms.
Poss fungal infectio: Scaly palms and skin amy be a assoc fungal infection how are fingernails, extending into scalp may be seborrheic or psoriasis, how are elbows and knees, going beneath eyelids and nose may be roseacea ? Worse with spicy food or alcohol ? May need to see dermatologist. ...Read more
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