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Do Overweight People Get Dark Circles Around
Thin skin: So the underlying tissue more visible.Get a more detailed answer ›
Blood vessels dilate: The dark circles that can appear around eyes (often noted early in the morning especially during allergy season) are due to dilation of the blood vessels in the eyelids. Enlarged blood vessels underneath the thin tissue of the eyelid skin will give the skin a dark appearance (especially if the dilated vessels are veins which carry the darker deoxegenated blood). ...Read more
Why do most people get dark circles under their eyes when they are tired, but mine get extremely pale?
I have allergy ten years ago but recently i get tired of sneezing mostly in the morning when i wake up.Also i get dark circles around my whole eyes?
Depends how long: they have been dark circles. If for a long time, it can be permanent hyperpigmentation. If short, then you need to look at your diet and see what you are allergic too subclinically to foods causing this venous congestion creating dark circles. Talk with your eye doctor about this, and see a food allergist too. ...Read more
Circles under eye can be from:allergy "allergic shiners", fatigue, genetics, aging. Lower lid skin is very thin so blood vessels under skin can make area look dark. Topical creams/fillers can help hide circles: only mask condition. What helps: 8 cups water/day, sunblock, hat, enough rest; avoid rubbing; makeup; facial plastic surgery when severe; allergist helps. See Eyedoc2020.blogspot.com
Depends: Some individuals skin tones are darker in the tear trough areas beneath the eyes. In this case camouflage with concealer is the best method although bleaching with hydroquinone can occasionally be temporarily effective. In some people lack of fat by thinning from age can cause blood vessels to be more visible. Therefore fat grafting and/or fillers such as Restylane (dermal fillers) or prevelle silk can help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See a DERM Dr.: Depending on what is causing your dark circles, will determine the best course of action for you. A Dermatologist specializes in conditions of the skin and would be the best Dr. for you to see. Best wishes. ...Read more
Depends...: ...On what is causing it. If your skin is just thin, so that the underlying bluish muscle is visible, there's nothing you can do other than makeup. If the skin itself is darkened, there are various lightening creams available, but you'll need a gentle one to avoid irritating the sensitive skin in that area. No treatment works for everybody. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Eye Cream: If the dark circles are in fact being caused by discoloration of the skin and not hollowing of the eye sockets, we recommend Ravish by London Riley Revitalizing Eye Cream. It contains green tea and retinol which work together to lighten and tone the skin under the eyes. It can be purchased here: http://pacific-plastic-surgery-group.myshopify.com/products/revitalizing-green-tea-eye-cream ...Read more
I get 9-12 hours of sleep every night but, i feel like i only got 3 hours of sleep. I also wake up with dark circles. What is happening? And why?
Unable to answer: I dont really know what is going on from limited details and history. It could be sleep apnea which is unusual in a 16 year old f., unless you are overweight or have other breathing problems. Could be related to other sleep disorders or simply to stress and anxiety. Best you have your general check you and refer as he/she deems necessary.Good luck. ...Read more
I used dr. Scholls OTC corn remover pads on 5 of my toes. Using the pads, the top of my toes have dark circles. How can I get the normal color back?
Time: Corn pads contain salicylic acid. They can cause chemical burning and in some individuals, color changes. Give it a few weeks to see if they lighten. If not, see a podiatrist or dermatologist. An ultra-potent steroid may help but needs to be used under medical supervision. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lose Wt-Derm-cause: This is probably something called acanthosis nigricans and the major concern is that is a sign of you being insulin resistant and getting diabetes. First step is loss the weight, get help from your doctor if necessary. It can go away with weight loss, but you may need to see a dermatologist who can help with removing the discoloration. Treating the underlying problem needs to come first. ...Read more
I have seen celebrities, they have no blemishes, dark spots and dark circles on their skin.
And they really have glowing skin.
How to get that skin?
If by "seen" you: mean photos of celebrities do not mistake PHOTO-SHOP effects ...Celebrities have the same skin problems as you or me!!!! Celebrities also spend a good deal of their time and energy into HOW THEY APPEAR to the public! Much of their "glowing skin" is "smoke and mirrors" Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more
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