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Dehydration And Dark Circles Under The Eyes
Son 6,very tired,sleeps n school after n night.Very dark circles around his eyes. Barely eats says worn out all the time 52lbs. Apx. 4ft+ thoughts?
Poor sleep hygiene: A careful evaluation of the quality and duration of sleep is necessary to evaluate the reason for your son's symptoms. An uncontrolled respiratory problem or non physiologic sleep may play a role. Overall health will need to be evaluated for a more concrete answer to your question. www.healthtap.com/dr-nnebe. ...Read more
Separate issues: Claritin is a reasonable anti-histamine and can be of assistance in attenuating your runny nose. It will have no effect on the dark circles around your eyes which is sometimes genetic but may have other causes. If the nose problem persists, see an otolaryngologist. An oculoplastic surgeon can deal with the dark circles. ...Read more
Could my allergy cause dark circles around eyes.I have itchy and running nose especially in the mornings..Help what should I do to remove bad circles?
What's the best solution for the dark circles .Could allergy increase the dark pigment around the whole eye circle since I have running nose all times?
Yes: Allergies are known to be a common cause of dark circles under the eyes, due to vasodilation of blood vessels from histamine release. It's best to see an allergist for skin testing. Common allergens include pollens, dust mites, molds and animal danders. Based on the results, the allergist can usually help you feel and look better if you are allergic. ...Read more
What tests should i have for suspected thyroid related constant midsternum pains, itchy skin, tiredness dark circles under eyes, hairloss (fine hair)?
WHAT TESTS?: SEE YOUR PCP WHO WILL PROBABLY ORDER SEVERAL APPROPRIATE LAB TESTS. BEST LUCK ...Read more
I got a sun burn under my eyes and it swelled and then went down and started to peel and now my dark circles are more noticeable. is this permanent?
Hi I have darkness on the side of my eyes, it is progressing down, along my nose. Not dark circles, i eat very healthy, also started forehead darkening?
See your doctor: Have your doctor check for subclinical food allergies that sometimes can cause hyperpigmentation on olive or darker skin types if chronic. Not sure of the cause of spreading. You need to see your doctor to get a baseline check, and s/he may refer you to a dermatologist for a definitive diagnosis. ...Read more
Really bad dark circles (appears black, not purple) around eyes/extended down near ears so looks like a mask. Brown skinned. Had problem for years?
Melasma?: A centrofacial malar or mandibular distribution of muddy brown to Grey hyper pigmentation. Go to a Dermatologist for treatment options. The goal of the treatment is to fade the existing hyper pigmentation and prevent further pigmentation. There are many treatments available. ...Read more