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What causes eyebags?

What causes eyebags?

Number of reasons: Sags under the eyes can be from number of reasons including thyroid, poor sleep quality, genetics, etc. If it is bothersome, have a professional take a look. ...Read more

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How to reduce eyebags?

How to reduce eyebags?

Blepharoplasty: Blepharoplasty - eyelid tuck.
See facial plastic surgeon for best results ...Read more

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How do you remove eyebags?

How do you remove eyebags?

Plastic surgery???: Age 24 is a bit young for fat bulges but a visit to a plastic surgeon can help you find out if they are genetically related and/or surgically correctable. Otherwise, rest, head elevation, antihistamines, and cosmetics! ...Read more

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What is the best meds to remove eyebags?

What is the best meds to remove eyebags?

Sleep/eye cream: One can remove edema of the lids with better sleep
regimen, 10 hrs/night and using OTC eye cream for removing wrinkles and swelling around the eyelids
overnight. ...Read more

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Can eyebags cause inferior scleral show?

Can eyebags cause inferior scleral show?

No: The appearance of bags under the eye is due to presence of fat that has come forward from the eye socket to just beneath the eyelid skin. This should not create inferior scleral show. The lower lid is being pulled down, or the eyeball itself is being pushed forward (commonly seen with thyroid disirders). ...Read more

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Red itchy eyebags?

Red itchy eyebags?

Contact Dermatitis: Contact dermatitis of the eyelid is mediated by a type IV hypersensitivity reaction in allergic contact dermatitis and by direct toxic effect in irritant contact dermatitis. It is more often caused by a product applied to the hair, nails, or face than by products applied directly to the eyelids. See your dermatologist for treatment and a patch test to find out what you are allergic to. ...Read more

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How to get rid of eyebags?

How to get rid of eyebags?

Bags: Eyes can get bags due to a number of reasons including allergies, crying, salty food, sleeping on the belly, and lack of sleep. The skin under the eyes is some of the thinnest in the entire body. It is very susceptible to fluid shifts. Thus, rubbing the eyes, heavy eye makeup and drinking alcohol can also make them worse. More rarely, it could be thyroid or kidney problems. ...Read more

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What are the best/fastest ways to get rid of eyebags?

Fastest is surgery: At 20 I would try Restylane (dermal fillers) to the tear troughs
you are a bit young for surgery. ...Read more

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What are the best/fastest ways to get rid of eyebags/puffiness, and how long untill they are gone?

What are the best/fastest ways to get rid of eyebags/puffiness, and how long untill they are gone?

Depends on cause: There's a lot of things that can cause puffiness - and the treatment is directed at the underlying cause. If, for example, it's related to allergies - then antihistamines would be the answer. If it's related to prominent fat pads beneath the eyelid skin, then the answer is probably a blepharoplasty surgery. See your local plastic surgeon for a consultation. ...Read more

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I have developed under eyebags. I sleep usually in between 1-2 am. I am 24.Any cream recommendation.?

I have developed under eyebags. I sleep usually in between 1-2 am. I am 24.Any cream recommendation.?

More rest/tx allergy: Sounds like you need rest most but also look into allergy management as it can also cause bags. ...Read more

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I don't have eyebags but small circles under my eyes I have : (what should I do?

I don't have eyebags but small circles under my eyes I have : (what should I do?

Use makeup: The small circles are dark pigment in skin. Sometimes bleaching agents help, but nothing erases these dark circles. Use makeup while trying some bleaching creams. ...Read more

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Allergy or sinuses or other--which cause eyebags?

Allergy or sinuses or other--which cause eyebags?

All do: Swelling under the eyes, especially with blue or black discoloration, although commonly referred to as allergic shiners may be due to allergic rhinitis, sinusitis, or lack of sufficient sleep. ...Read more

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Feeling sleepy for the past 3 days eyebags, back pain what could it be? Is it alarming?

Feeling sleepy for the past 3 days eyebags, back pain what could it be? Is it alarming?

Sleepiness: Can mean a lot of things. A good history and exam is needed so if you have continued symptoms, see a local physician to be evaluated. ...Read more

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My skin surrounding my eyes are dry and flaky, particularly my eyebags, sometimes they're itchy and feels like they're burning. What do you think it is?

My skin surrounding my eyes are dry and flaky, particularly my eyebags, sometimes they're itchy and feels like they're burning. What do you think it is?

Eyelid dermatitis: Is a condition which causes the symptoms you are describing. It's often associated with eczema of the skin on other parts of your body. If your symptoms are severe enough, you may need some eye ointment to treat this. You should discuss this with your ophthalmologist. Be careful about using over the counter skin creams close to your eyes. ...Read more

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

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 do I get eyebags, pallor and hand involuntary hand tremors after an orgasm, I'm talking about hours after, it is related to my pheochromocytoma?

Why do I get eyebags, pallor and hand involuntary hand tremors after an orgasm, I'm talking about hours after, it is related to my pheochromocytoma?

Could be: If you have a known pheo, it could 'do its thing' anytime, unrelated to sexual acitivity or anything else. I would encourage you to have the workup done to include an assessment by an endocrinologist to evaluate whether or not you need surgery or it can be treated and managed with medicine. If it is hours later after orgasm, I think low probability that is the cause. More just pheo being pheo. ...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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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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How can I get rid of bags under eyes?

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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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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