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How to cure dry flaky eyelids?

How to cure dry flaky eyelids?

Eyelids : Either see ophthalmologist or dermatologist. Can be reaction to make up. Fungus, skin mites. ...Read more

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How do you cure dry peely skin on eyelids?

How do you cure dry peely skin on eyelids?

Peeling: Try over the counter Hydrocortisone cream but if not getting better after a week, you should consider an allergic reaction to eye make up or see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Why do my eyelids randomly get swollen and itchy and red? It stays that way around 3-4 days and when it goes away the skin is dry and flaky.

Why do my eyelids randomly get swollen and itchy and red? It stays that way around 3-4 days and when it goes away the skin is dry and flaky.

Allergy: Could be allergy to enviormental factors or seasonal allergy. Makeup can also be a factor as the amount of metals, especially nickel can vary from one batch to another and can cause the changes in the skin. See an ophthalmologist or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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What's an effective treament for a flaky dry skin rash on one of my eyelids?

What's an effective treament for a flaky dry skin rash on one of my eyelids?

See an eye doc: First step is to get a diagnosis. There are multiple issues that could cause what you describe. I recommend you see an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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Recently i see some dry, flaky, red, itchy patches on my eyelid, at first it was just a little spot on one eyelid, but now it's bigger and more, please help?

Recently i see some dry, flaky, red, itchy patches on my eyelid, at first it was just a little spot on one eyelid, but now it's bigger and more, please help?

Eyelid Dermatitis: It sounds like you have some dermatitis on your eyelid. This can be due to a condition called seborrheic dermatitis or could be due to an allergy. Rarely this can be an actinic keratosis which is pre-cancerous lesion. It is best that you have this checked by your dermatologist or ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a flaky dry skin rash on one of my eyelids?

How can I get rid of a flaky dry skin rash on one of my eyelids?

Eyelid rash: You description is most consistent with an allergic reaction or an eczematous rash. Both would respond well to Hydrocortisone creme 1% twice daily to rash. Since other issues can cause eyelid skin rashes, i would see a doctor prior to initiating therapy. ...Read more

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Dry flaky skin around the eyelids. How do I treat it without steroids. Do I let it dry and flake or keep putting moisturizer?

Dry flaky skin around the eyelids. How do I treat it without steroids. Do I let it dry and flake or keep putting moisturizer?

Moisturizer: Moisturizer is useful. Do not scrub your lids too often and hard with cleaners as this removes protective oils. Consider also that you might have tear overflow which causes some skin dryness in that area like chapped lips. ...Read more

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I've had a red, dry, flaky eyelid for almost 5 months now. What might this be? Not sure if I should I see a dermatologist or an ophthalmologist.

I've had a red, dry, flaky eyelid for almost 5 months now. What might this be? Not sure if I should I see a dermatologist or an ophthalmologist.

Eczema: Your family doctor can diagnose and treat this. If you would prefer a specialist then your Dermatologist would be the next best option. ...Read more

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Have a red itchy patch sometimes swollen on top of eyelid for months, gets dry and flaky. What could be causing this? Anything to get rid of it?

U may have: Have seborrheic dermatitis. See ur dr for an accurate assessment. Take care! http://www.aafp.org/afp/2000/0501/p2703.html. http://m.nativeremedies.com/ailment/natural-treatments-seborrheic-dermatitis.html. ...Read more