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I Have A Pimple In My Eye
I have a pimple in my eye lid which is long standing (four months now.) The doctor had prescribed antibiotic eye drop but It didn't help.
Pimple?: I'm not sure what you mean. Do you mean your eyelid? Or is it on the white of the eye itself (the conjunctiva)? How long has it been there and what is going on with your symptoms? I'd see you family doctor, and then go from there. ...Read more
Can be several thing: The pimple is probably not right on your lash, but next to it. It may be a small inclusion cyst or even a wart. It needs to be seen. ...Read more
Hordeolum: Infections can occur in the eyelid edge where eyelashes protrude. Typical symptoms could include redness and tenderness, light sensitivity, and tearing. A white pimple will usually appear and this will typically pop and drain. This condition typically resolves without therapy however, warm compresses may help and a topical ointment called Bacitracin might be helpful. See your primary care md first. ...Read more
Hot compresses: This may be a clogged meibomian gland, an oil producing part of the lid. Since this is an oil gland, hot compresses will help make the oil less thick and then drain. Get a moist washcloth heat it in the microwave until hot, place on over eye for 10 minutes. Repeat 3-4 times a day. If no improvement ina month or if getting bigger see a doctor. ...Read more
See an eye doctor: I would see an eye doctor to have the lesion removed properly. ...Read more
Need to see:: Ophthalmologist. A surgical specialist of the eyes, who can diagnose and treat the condition. It sounds like a stye, but hard to say definitively without examination. ...Read more
I experienced swelling under my eye about 2 weeks ago. Most of the swelling went away after a couple days. Now I seem to have a pimple under my eye.?
I've been having like pimples inside my eye and they never go, when I eat something to creamy they get swollen, what's happening? It's only in one
I have two white pimples inside my lower eye lid. My eye is swollen and watery. How can I get rid of it or what are some home remedy I can try.?
Styes??: Warm compresses often help, but if there is swelling it's best to get checked to make sure there isn't an associated infection. Keep your hands off the area - as much as you may want to rub etc it only complicates the problem. See your doc to make sure that there isn't a bacterial infection that needs treatment. ...Read more
I have very small pimple like bumps on my eye lid and on my left palm. What it could be? They are painless and in small clusters. Been there for months
See ophthalmologist: Bumps on the eyelid are usually an infection in a gland of the eyelid and are called a stye or hordeolum which can be external or internal. A chronic form of this is known as a chalazion. Small benign growths such as papillomas or other types of infection can occur in the eyelid. I would see an ophthalmologist to clarify the diagnosis and get treatment. ...Read more
Milia: Milia are tiny epidermal cysts that typically form around the eyes or nose (or both). They are not dangerous, but they might get larger. A dermatologist can remove them for you if you find them unsightly or bothersome. ...Read more
Wash immediately: Dilute with eye wash. If symptoms persist see opthamologist for prescription eye drops. ...Read more
Don't be alarmed!: If you are looking at the inner portion of the lower lid, that is near your nose, you have located the lower puntum. This is a structure that is responsible for the drainage of your tears. Thear is also one on the upper lid as well. These can occasionally get inflamed inflamed and can get infected which would require treatment. ...Read more
My upper eye crease has been swelling big after I got a pimple outside it. What is happening with my eyes?
I have a fair skin pimple free. But there are dark circles below my eyes. Plz give me some homely remedy to remove them.
Allergic shiners: The dark circles under your eyes may be due to sllergies. They are caused because if you have astuffy nose your blood stagnates and shines through your fine skin. Speak to your doctor or consult an allergist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Hi, I've had these pimples under my eyes for years. They are small, don't hurt at all. What is it and how can I treat it.
Syringomas?: These are little white totally-benign tumors that pop up often under the eyes. Ask your physician or see if they match internet photos. If they bother you, they can be lasered off. ...Read more
My two year old eyes are red and it looks likes there's a pimple inside. What's the cause of that, he's not scratching them. Please help.
Need more info: If the white of the eyes is red and there is discharge, it is conjunctivitis, or pink eye, which is a viral or bacterial infection and usually treated with prescription eye drops. If there is redness and swelling of just the eyelid with a pimple, that is consistent with a stye or hordeolum and warm compresses help to resolve. An exam would be very helpful and recommended. ...Read more
I have a pimple under my eyeball. It is painful. It's clear. Does not look like a stye. Not on the outside but painful and even more when I blink?
I have a white pimple looking thing on the inside corner of my right eye where it's pink. It's on inside of eye not outside or lid. No pain. Worried.
If no pain, and no: Change in size, monitor and watch it and the let your eye doctor know how long it's been there. Without a slit lamp microscopy exan it's impossible to tell what it could be. It may be worth visiting your eye doctor and getting a good eye exam, and dilated exam done, and get his/her opinion on it. ...Read more
I have a little white pimple on the right outer corner of my eye I've had it years but recently it's started to send a warming sensation down my face?
Milia: Milia are tiny epidermal cysts that typically form around the eyes or nose (or both). They do not cause "warming sensations", however. A dermatologist may be able to help you figure out what is going on. ...Read more
I've a clear pimple in my left eye (white space) in past it was a little pimple but now it's seem a little bit bigger. So I'm really worry about this.
See opthamologist: Anything in the cornea that isn't white should be concerning. You have an infection and should be treated. ...Read more
There was an invisible pimple below my eye and tried to pop it, hours later, it was big now my eye is puffy, I'm having difficulty seeing, what to do?
Pimple close to eye: See your eyemd who should be comfortable removing anything near your eye or an oculoplastic eyemd. ...Read more
Rinse and avoid: Examine the contents of the "pimple cream" in the packing. There are many common potentially irritating substances that can even be secretly in cosmetics especially if the bean counters secretly alter theformulations. ...Read more
Allergy: You may have an skin allergy to the pimple cream. If you have inadvertently gotten the cream into your eye, you may have a chemical conjunctivitis. If this is the case, irrigate your eyes. If it is an allergy, you may want to immediately wash your skin with soap and water and take an oral anti-histamine. Either way, you should see your ophthalmologist. ...Read more
Papillomas or EIC's:
Usually these are either 'inclusion cysts' where small pockets of sebaceous material (fat) or epithelium are trapped beneath the surface of the skin, or papillomas (viral warty growths) that like to live around the eyelids.
Ophthalmologists can easily remove them ...Read more
Hi my husband have small white spot or pimple in his left eye what it's cause and what he needs to do?
Possible pinguecula: Without seeing it in person it would be difficult to get an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
I have a pimple under my skin between my eyes. Very painful! How can I get rid of it without making it worse/swell more?
I had taken isotretroin 20 mg for pimple for 10 days. I have been treated to uveitis and cataract. Whether it will affect my eyes.
A pimple friday (was popped on same day) has since gotten bigger and swollen. Hard to keep eye open. Very painful red and a bit hard. What could it be?
I have a pimple like bump on my upper face between my noes and eye. It dosnt hurt or anything it just gets itchy sometimes and it has something like?
I have a hard painful pimple on my cheek. It gets worse overnight as I sleep. It has spread to the corner of my eye. Http://i50.Tinypic. Com/jzaa8k.Jpg?
Infection.: This is most likely a bacterial infection. I'm guessing that you squeezed a pimple, which we discourage for exactly this reason. It could also have spread by itself, or you could have been stung by an insect. An infection spreading toward your eye is not something to ignore. See your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more
Pimples around eyes: Pimples/bump can be due to: meibomian gland dysfunction/styes, molluscum, rosacea, herpes. Check with eyemd prior to starting therapy options if mdg: (warm compresses, diluted baby shampoo scrubs) &artificial tears & move up a "ladder approach" to antibiotic cream, otc artificial tears. More info at: http://eyedoc2020.Blogspot. Com/2013/04/best-step-ladder-approach-to-dry-ey. ...Read more