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My eyelids are constantly burning and they have turned dark red/purple, what does this mean?

My eyelids are constantly burning and they have turned dark red/purple, what does this mean?

Allergies: Most likely this is related to seasonal allergies. Try some over the counter eye drops, but if you do not feel better in a few days, go see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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What would cause an eyelid to go purple colour all over without any blow to the area -either around it?

What would cause an eyelid to go purple colour all over without any blow to the area -either around it?

Eye Shadow??: Usually purplish discoloration implies bloody extravasation probably secondary to trauma. You state there was no trauma. Could you have a blleding diathesis such as a hemophilia or a previously undetected von Willebrand's Disease. You should be seen by a flesh and blood doc, not a computer doc who can get a better history and physical exam from you. ...Read more

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What do purple squiggly lines beneath my eyelids mean?

What do purple squiggly lines beneath my eyelids mean?

Veins: They are likely superficial veins. Nothing of concern except possibly cosmetic. ...Read more

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How to treat purple eyelid! In a day.?

How to treat purple eyelid! In a day.?

Answer: Sounds like blood under the skin. Clinique makes a Cole Lee to hide it. Will not go away as fast as you want it to. ...Read more

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My sons eyelid is a purple and puffy, is that a shiner?

My sons eyelid is a purple and puffy, is that a shiner?

Sometimes: Depends upon the history. Did he get struck around the eye with a fist, a ball or some blunt object so that he has bruising around the eye? Is there swelling? Was the eye struck and is the vision ok? Or did the purple appear with no outside force which could indicate a blood disorder, or tumor? Have your ophthalmologist see your son and sort this out. ...Read more

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I woke up with a light purple spot under my upper right eyelid, what could cause this?

I woke up with a light purple spot under my upper right eyelid, what could cause this?

Probably bruise: Without a photo, I'll be guessing. I suspect a bruise of the upper eyelid may have occurred. Often painless and self limited, usually the result of running the eyelid. Other considerations would be a insect bite, vascular lesion, sty, nevus, dermatological condition to name a few. As I mentioned, lesions, benign or malignant, are best examined by a clinician to provide you with a definitive answer ...Read more

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I've just developed small purple spots on the top and bottom of my eyelid, what does this mean?, will this go away?

I've just developed small purple spots on the top and bottom of my eyelid, what does this mean?, will this go away?

Have it checked by: Your eye doctor under a slit lamp. That would be the best to see what it actually is for diagnosis. Hard to say from this as you need to provide more info and medical and ocular history. How long it's been going on? Which eye or both eyes? What exposure to anything, previous infections? These are all important considerations. Take care. Good luck now. ...Read more

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My upper eyelids are swollen are purple. Worse in evening. Blepharitis? Haven't worn make-up or contacts in 3 weeks, using ocusoft lid scrubs. Next?

My upper eyelids are swollen are purple. Worse in evening. Blepharitis? Haven't worn make-up or contacts in 3 weeks, using ocusoft lid scrubs. Next?

Typically: Purple coloration is not caused from just blepharitis. Again seeing this would help in diagnosing and treating. You know how to contact the office, # just in case 801-268-6600. ...Read more

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What does it mean when the inner part of your eyelids are purple?

What does it mean when the inner part of your eyelids are purple?

Veins?: Sometimes this can be a prominent vein in your thin lower lid skin or it can come from mild fat herniation thru the orbital septum of the lower lid. This commonly occurs with age but not always. This prominent fat can give " shadows" under certain lighting conditions. Best to have an ophthalmologist check this and he/she may ask for a second opinion from an oculoplastic surgeon. ...Read more

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My eyelids are always very purple, and spider veiny, and sometimes, people mistake that for wearing eyeshadow. What is this?

My eyelids are always very purple, and spider veiny, and sometimes, people mistake that for wearing eyeshadow. What is this?

Simple/complex: It may something as simple as dry (and therefore thin) skin or more complex as a blood vessel anomaly that is forcing too much blood through the eye lid blood vessels ...Read more

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Top eyelid has been swollen for Five days each day seems a little worse. And now it's purple. No trauma?

Top eyelid has been swollen for Five days each day seems a little worse. And now it's purple. No trauma?

Blepharitis: This can be an infection called blepharitis. You can use a warm wet wash cloth on the eyelid.

See this website:
http://emedicine. Medscape. Com/article/1211763-treatment.
Full treatment includes washing your eyelids and getting an antibiotic eye ointment
See your ophthalmologist ...Read more

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I have a 9 month baby, she going for a week with her bottom eyelid reddish kind of purple her top eyelid gets swollen at times. What can it be?

I have a 9 month baby, she going for a week with her bottom eyelid reddish kind of purple her top eyelid gets swollen at times. What can it be?

Allergy: Most probably allergy. She might also be having some runny nose, cough, and other symptoms of allergy. If only eyelid swelling, more when she wakes up in the morning and resolves during evening, see her pediatrician for evaluation. She might need an office urine exam to rule out any kidney issues. ...Read more

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What is a good home remedy for a swollen and purple eyelid?

What is a good home remedy for a swollen and purple eyelid?

Swollen eyelid: It depends on the cause of the swelling and discoloration. If it is from trauma (being hit) then ice is the best remedy. If it is from an insect bite or something else then you should see your physician. It could be an infection and should be treated immediately. ...Read more

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My boy friend has a reddish purple lump that is swollen and ssomewhat painful on his eyelid right near his lashes?

My boy friend has a reddish purple lump that is swollen and ssomewhat painful on his eyelid right near his lashes?

Stye: Might be a stye - this article may help you figure out what it is. If the redness spreads out onto the skin of the eyelid, more swelling of the eyelid or rapid worsening on pain see an MD asap.

http://www. Webmd. Com/eye-health/tc/styes-and-chalazia-topic-overview ...Read more

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I have two purple dots on my left eye and one on my right under my eyelid near the top. What could it be?

I have two purple dots on my left eye and one on my right under my eyelid near the top. What could it be?

See your eye doctor.: In most cases, eyeball spots are caused by simple, harmless events. For example, a powerful sneeze can break a tiny, superficial blood vessel and create a red spot. However, in some cases eyeball spots can indicate a serious underlying disease, including cancer or sight-threatening inflammation inside the eye. ...Read more

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I got this bruise a few days ago and its on my eyelid its purple now it was black can I speed this healing up?

I got this bruise a few days ago and its on my eyelid its purple now it was black can I speed this healing up?

No: Unfortunately like a bruise anywhere on the body--your own white blood cells etc... Have to come in and take the old blood away to get rid of the discoloration and there is no way to really speed this up. ...Read more

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Eye swollen an purple on the top eyelid its hot an buring vision blury! What is this an what can I do to help this? It hurts in my eye like a throbbn

Eye swollen an purple on the top eyelid its hot an buring vision blury! What is this an what can I do to help this? It hurts in my eye like a throbbn

See your doc: If the pain and swelling is only on your upper eyelid, you may have an infected stye (called a hordeolum). You would also notice a lump which hurts to touch. If this is the case, you may need antibiotics, so see your doctor. ...Read more

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I woke up with my right eyelid swollen and a reddish purple. No sty, no pink eye, and I haven't been hit n it hurts. Please help!

I woke up with my right eyelid swollen and a reddish purple. No sty, no pink eye, and I haven't been hit n it hurts. Please help!

See MD: You need to get to a doctor to properly evaluate the cause. There may be infection or trauma that you were unaware of as may occur during sleep. This is not an appropriate condition to address online. ...Read more

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