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How do I get rid of those dark purple circles around my eyes?

How do I get rid of those dark purple circles around my eyes?

Decongestants: The blood from the face drains alongside the nose as it flows back to the heart; if there is a lot of nasal congestion, this puts pressure on the veins, and the blood backs up. The skin under the eyes is so thin that you can actually see this pooling of blood. Relieving the congestion opens up the blood flow, and the dark circles go away. See an allergist if otc decongestants don't help. ...Read more

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What is purple marks under eyes, how do I get rid of it, what causes it, looking for all natural ingredients/chemicals """"natural chemicals""""?

What is purple marks under eyes, how do I get rid of it, what causes it, looking for all natural ingredients/chemicals """"natural chemicals""""?

Cold compress: Purple or blue marks under eyes may be due to blood vessels under eyes. Cold ice packs might help marks decrease by contracting the vessels. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of red / purple under my eyes and also what looks like a little blood vessel under one eye. Im a guy so make up isn't an option.?

How do I get rid of red / purple under my eyes and also what looks like a little blood vessel under one eye. Im a guy so make up isn't an option.?

Multiple treatment: If you have allergies, take zyrtec (cetirizine) daily for your "shiners" (dilated blood vessels). A nose spray like Veramyst may help. Get plenty of sleep. Cut out alcohol/caffeine/nicotine. Exercise, lose weight, get in shape. See an aesthetician about laser-ablating your prominent blood vessel and getting specific eye-care cream. This has to be a whole-life approach to preserving your youthful look! ...Read more

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I have dark circles around my eyes how do I get rid of this?

I have dark circles around my eyes how do I get rid of this?

Dark Circles: Circles under eye can be due to: allergy "allergic shiners", fatigue, genetic variation, aging. Lower lid skin is very thin so blood vessels under skin can make area look dark. Various topical remedies try to help but only mask the condition with no cure. What helps: drink 8 cups water/day, sunblock, hat, enough rest; avoid rubbing; makeup; facial plastic surgery when severe; allergist can help. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of dark eye/bags under my eyes the natural way?

How do I get rid of dark eye/bags under my eyes the natural way?

"Allergic Shiners?": Many things can cause dark circles under one's eyes: lack of sleep, stress, eczema, genes, lying face down while sleeping, rubbing of the eyes. Because dark circles are so often caused by allergies they are often referred to as "allergic shiners." i often test for common food allergies (milk, gluten, soy). For more info: http://www.Integrativepsychiatry.Net/food_allergies.Html. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of dark circles under the eyes ? I've had them every since the first day of high school and they seem not to disappear ! help !

How do I get rid of dark circles under the eyes ? I've had them every since the first day of high school and they seem not to disappear ! help !

Allergies: Most of the time dark circles under the eyes - "shiners" indicate allergies and in particular food allergies. My first suggestion is to stop all dairy and gluten and see what happens over the next 3 months. If there are obvious things that bother you when you eat them, then stop those too. You may also benefit form seeing a chinese medicine practitioner. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of permanent dark circles under my eyes?

How do I get rid of permanent dark circles under my eyes?

Dark circles: Under the eyes are difficult to irradicate completely. They're usually associated with eye fatigue or aging changes of the lids. There are some creams and lasers which sometimes help but not consistently. Discuss this with an ophthalmologist or dermatologist. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of hereditary dark circles under my eyes?

How do I get rid of hereditary dark circles under my eyes?

Cosmetic Bleph: You may want to consider cosmetic blepharoplasty to tighten the lid skin and reduce the amount of discoloration. Actually, there are very few long lasting treatments for this condition and if cosmetic cover up does not satisfy you, then consider a cosmetic plastic surgeon or oculoplastic surgeon for blepharoplasty considerations. ...Read more

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I have dark circles around my eyes how can I get rid of them ?

I have dark circles around my eyes how can I get rid of them ?

Watch diet, and eat: less salt, and tomatoes that may be causing the veins to dilate and look dark. If it goes on too long, it can cause permanent hyper pigmentation (post inflammatory). So, take care of it now, and get an allergy panel done for standard food allergens, and possible gluten food allergy too. ...Read more