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Black And Blue Under Eyes
See a physician: If there was a recent injury, please see an ER for x-rays. If this is something she has had for a long time, and it is purely cosmetic, and she (and you) could just accept it or see a dermatologist or cosmetic/aesthetic medicine specialist to see if anything could help. Good luck. ...Read more
My 2.5 yo has some redness under his eyes. Is that the same as those when older people have black under eyes?
Possibly: Redness under the eyes of a small child could be many issues. The most common would be allergies or any other source of eye irritation leading to chronic rubbing. This is different from the black under the eyes of adults. You should have the child evaluated for the cause of the redness/inflammation so it can be properly treated. ...Read more
Im tired of putting foundation and powder to cover my black circles under eyes what should I do? Nothing works?
Cool soaks and rest: Dark circles occur when the blood vessels beneath the skin show through in those that have thinner skin in this area. Allergies can make this worse. Use allergy meds as needed and try cool soaks to the area. You can probably make it better, but not get rid of these entirely. This is genetic and not a disease. ...Read more
Wrinkles under eyes: Wrinkles under eyes often due to: fluid from thin blood vessels under eyes. Often due to genetics (got it from mom or dad), excess rubbing (shiners), allergies, excess salt in those with kidney issues. Cold ice packs help decrease by contracting the vessels. Make up tricks can help; older patients benefit from seeing an eyemd. Warm compress routine helps with blackheads; eyedoc2020.Blogspot.Com. ...Read more
Dark Circles: These circles, also called chloasma is a discoloration or pigment concentration usually under the lower lid, but be anywhere on the face, can be caused by simple familial resemblance. In the acquired types, birth control pill, hormone therapy, sun exposure are among the most common. I ophthalmology it is seen in pts receiving glaucoma drops called prostaglandin analogs (xalatan, lumigan, travatan). ...Read more
Cool soaks and rest: Dark circles occur when the blood vessels beneath the skin show through in those that have thinner skin in this area. Allergies can make this worse. Use allergy meds as needed and try cool soaks to the area. You can probably make it better, but not get rid of these entirely. ...Read more
My skin looks really horrible I have black eyelids and under eyes red acne marks puffy eyes everyone says I look old im only 18 Dull skin?
Have a black marks under eyes and pigmentation all over face and black dots around arms .Please suggest any solution to get rid of my problems?
Evaluation: It sounds like you have multiple areas of concern about your skin. You should schedule a consultation with a dermatologist to evaluate your skin. When you know what's going on, you can look into any treatment options available. Good luck. ...Read more
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