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How to get eye bags under your eyes?

How to get eye bags under your eyes?

Bags under eyes: The easiest way to get bags under your eyes is to get up very early after only a few hours of sleep. All doctors have used this method on themselves during training. The next best method is to expose yourself to mild allergens (not the kind that kill you). Lastly, special effects makeup can be used. Why do you want them? Are you an actor or artist? ...Read more

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How can I remove dark bags under eyes?

How can I remove dark bags under eyes?

Varies by cause: Dark circles under the eyes can be caused by brown pigment in the skin, thinning of the skin so that the blood shows through, or by the shadow cast by a "bag" under the eye, or by a combination. The skin can be lightened by microdermabrasion and skin lighteners. The bag can be surgically improved with a lower lid blepharoplasty. Not much to offer except concealer for thin skin. Good luck! ...Read more

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I've got really puffy prominent eye bags! Any tips!?

I've got really puffy prominent eye bags! Any tips!?

Dermatochalasis: Or baggy eyelids, are aging lid changes that may occur with higher frequency in families with history of this. There's not much that can be done with medication, but it is common for some people to have cosmetic eyelid surgery to reduce these. This procedure is called a blepharoplasty. Make sure a qualified ocular plastics surgeon performs this type of surgery. ...Read more

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Really puffy prominent eye bags. Should I be worried?

Really puffy prominent eye bags. Should I be worried?

Eye bags: Puffy eye bags often improve using cool compresses, artificial tears, getting adequate sleep, and controlling allergies. If no improvement, try serum skin tightening, laser skin treatments, or surgical excision. ...Read more

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What are the medicine I can use for eye bags to remove?

What are the medicine I can use for eye bags to remove?

New tube of H: As weird as it may sound, just a tiny dab preparation h on the lids can help reduce the eyebags, but please, don't use the same tube you use for your hemorrhoids. Various cosmetics, like clinique, and others, claim to help, for a nice price, if the bags are due to festooning, i.e. Loss of the structure of the fat pads in the orbit, an oculoplastic surgeon might help with a blepharoplasty surgery. ...Read more

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Why do I hv heavy eye bags n how to I make them less obvious?

Why do I hv heavy eye bags n how to I make them less obvious?

Surgery: Blepharoplasty is the most beneficial treatment of lower eyelid bags. ...Read more

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What to do if I have these eye bags that won't go away!!!! only 13!!?

Please: Consider having an adult or someone who is at least 16 years old ask this question for you. You need to be at least 16 years old to post questions on Healthtap. Thanks. ...Read more

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My eye bags are perpectually puffy and nothing seems to work. Can you please suggest some help? Thanks!

My eye bags are perpectually puffy and nothing seems to work. Can you please suggest some help? Thanks!

Need more info...: Depending on your age, anatomy, and a number of other factors, you may be a candidate for an operation such as a midface lift. This smooths the transition between the lower eyelids and the cheeks. You really need a personal evaluation from a plastic or facial plastic surgeon to define the problem in your case and then explore possible solutions. Good luck! ...Read more

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How to remove eye bags pharmacologically or naturally? It seems like mine don't vanish. Its like permanent. Help!

Surgry is needed: Sorry but the bags occur due to stretching of the skin and fat deposit with age, surgery is the most permanent fix. ...Read more

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How to treat eye bags quickly?

How to treat eye bags quickly?

Change diet: Stay away from salty foods, soups, tomato based products and get tested for food sensitivity, as the swelling is occurring from that creating bags (swelling of lymphatic fluids). Also, sleep with one pillow, don't side sleep, and you can try the tea bag, cucumber idea for temporary relief, but the food managment trumps it all. Treat the cause, not the condition or symptom, b/c surgery can't fix it. ...Read more

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Hw can under eye bags be cured?

Hw can under eye bags be cured?

Surgery: If the bags are due to normal fat pushing forward, then surgery may be needed. If you have sinus inflammation or allergies, this can also cause swelling or bags. Treat those problems to help decrease the bags! ...Read more

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Could under eye bags ever go away?

Could under eye bags ever go away?

Sure: When the underlying cause is addressed, they often go away. Lack of sleep and allergy are two common causes. Some people also explore a surgical option. See an MD if you need help. ...Read more

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Do under eye bags get worse as you get older?

YES!!!: Nothing gets better as you age. Sorry, that's all there is to it! ...Read more

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How do I remove body toxins that are in eye bags?

How do I remove body toxins that are in eye bags?

No idea: Not aware of this condition. What have you been told about your condition? ...Read more

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Can surgery help really puffy prominent eye bags!?

Non-surgical ways: Dermal fillers such as juvederm ultra xc are an excellent alternative surgery for treating the bags underneath the eyes, or "tear trough deformities". They restore volume and give you a natural look which can last for up to one year. ...Read more

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What can be done about massive chronic under-eye bags?

What can be done about massive chronic under-eye bags?

Surgery: If you have a masssive fat pads under the eye then you may consult ophthalmic surgeon. ...Read more

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Just had my eye bags removed, what is a common side effect?

Just had my eye bags removed, what is a common side effect?

Blepharoplasty: Is the surgical procedure where the excess eyelid tissue is removed. It's common after surgery to have bruising and swelling which can last for several weeks. Also, there may be blood on the white of the eye. If you experience a lot of pain, visual loss or severe swelling around the eye, you should contact your surgeon immediately. ...Read more

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I want to know a highly recommended way to cure under eye bags, please?

Difficult: This is hard to cure medically, and there may be some recommended creams (prescription and non-prescription) that could mask the appearance of the lower lids, but probably not cure it. Especially at your young age of 23, the skin has better tone and is more resilient, so swelling from allergy could be a cause. Eliminating possible allergens, sleeping with your head up some, cool compresses help. ...Read more

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I've got these white bumps in my lower eyes and eye bags and im wondering how I can remove them? /

I've got these white bumps in my lower eyes and eye bags and im wondering how I can remove them? /

Poss cysts: If the white bumps are along your lower inside eyelid, then it is likely cysts from occluded glands of your eyelids. See an eye doctor for further exam. As for the bags under your eyes, they can be removed/revised by a plastic surgeon. However, it will likely be considered cosmetic and not covered by insurance. ...Read more

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Is it normal that juvederm gives you blue eye bags? I look like a panda bear now. And eyes look smaller too. Is it due to overfilling eye troughs? I

Is it normal that juvederm gives you blue eye bags? I look like a panda bear now. And eyes look smaller too. Is it due to overfilling eye troughs? I

Tyndall effect: The Tyndall effect, also known as Tyndall scattering, is light scattering by particles in a colloid or particles in a fine suspension. This can happen after injection with hyaluronic acid fillers. ...Read more

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A friend asks how to remove the flubby eye bags? It feels like the eye bags have fluids inside. Any good effective advice is appreciated. Thanks

A friend asks how to remove the flubby eye bags? It feels like the eye bags have fluids inside. Any good effective advice is appreciated. Thanks

Dermatochalasis: Laxity of the connective tissue around the eye that causes the fat pads around the eyeball to "push" forward called dermatochalasis. This can occur with age. Surgery is the only option. You should see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have puffy, heavy eyes/eye bags that make me look sick. I have always had them to a degree, but they seem to be worsening. Cosmetic or med concern?

I have puffy, heavy eyes/eye bags that make me look sick. I have always had them to a degree, but they seem to be worsening. Cosmetic or med concern?

Can't say for sure.: This is sometimes seen with hypothyroid, excess sodium intake, heart and kidney failure, medication use - non steroidal anti inflammatories, kidney and liver disease, premenstrual states and excess cortisol states. Simple labs tests can rule out most of these. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of eye bags?

How do you get rid of eye bags?

Eye bag lady: Some topical treatments can help to decrease swelling under eyes. Laser treatments or ipl may shrink under eye skin. The gold standard is lower lid blepharoplasty, in which excess skin and fat are removed and the lid edge is tightened. ...Read more

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How to get rid of bags under eyes?

How to get rid of bags under eyes?

Bags: If you have bags under the eyes, you may not be getting enough sleep. Try to get 8 hours of sleep per night. Limit alcohol intake before bedtime. If the bags persist, see your local oculoplastic specialist for possible eyelid surgery. ...Read more

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How to get rid of bags under eyes?

How to get rid of bags under eyes?

Lid surgery: Bags under the eyes are caused by changes in the skin thickness and elasticity. Although there are cosmetics that can conceal the appearance, the most effective treatment is either to surgically correct the bags or place filler agents under the skin below the bags in order to "inflate" the skin around them. This is not permanent but is less invasive than a lid tuck. ...Read more

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Can face creams also cause eye bags?

Unlikely: If you are allergic to the cream you can get swelling around your eyes, which may look like eye bags. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of bags under eyes?

Easy/hard: The easy way is
get rest
cucumbers on eyes cause shrinkage
Tiny pinky tip wipe of preperationH (shrinks vessels

Hard
surgery
laser rejuvenation erbium peel ...Read more

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How can I get rid of eye bags quickly?

How can I get rid of eye bags quickly?

Orbital fat: This is done with a surgical procedure to remove the protruding orbital fat tissue. An occuloplastic surgeon
can address this issue. ...Read more

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Yellowing of skin and bags under eyes?

Yellowing of skin and bags under eyes?

Skin yellowing: Skin yellowing can occur in hepatitis (inflammation of the liver which may be due to viruses, autoimmune diseases, medications, and other), low thyroid function, certain types of anemia and a number of other conditions. Bags under eyes can occur in a number of conditions as well. Please see your doctor as soon as possible for an evaluation and blood work. This needs a diagnosis as soon as possible. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of bags under eyes asap?

How can I get rid of bags under eyes asap?

No quick fix: There are some cosmetic agents such as Neotensil that may provide immediate relief but it is only short term (daily). Definitive treatment usually requires surgery to address the excess or malpositioned fat, skin or muscle of the lower eyelid and cheek junction. ...Read more

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What to do about drooping eyebags and bumps in eye bags?

Cosmetic Bleph: Baggy eye lids best handled by Ophthalmologist or Oculoplastic Surgeon. This delicate surgery is very effective to correct the deformity, however, too much skin or muscle removal can result in inability to close eyes when sleeping. Be sure to have a Schirmer Test to rule out dry eyes pre-operative.
You should try to identify a surgeon who is trained or specialized in eye and lid surgery. ...Read more

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Why might my five year old son have dark circles and eye bags?

Why might my five year old son have dark circles and eye bags?

Allergic shiners: In this age group, the most common cause of dark circles is the "allergic shiner". Have him assessed by an allergist. ...Read more