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Itchy White Bumps On Eyelid
I have swelling lower left eyelid. It is so itchy but not painful. When streched, it has small bumps. What should I do?
Blepharitis: This is most likely a common condition called blepharitis that often causes "stye" or chalazion formation - swollen bumps on the eyelid from blocked glands that may become infected. Try warm compresses and cleaning with dilute baby shampoo, and see an ophthalmologist soon. Most people need a prescription eyedrop or ointment for complete relief, and sometimes a minor surgical procedure. ...Read more
Why do I have an itchy bump on my eyelid? Its on my upper eyelid and it doesn't have puss or crusty stuff its just a itchy little bump.
Bite?: Very often bites can cause swelling and itching for a day or 2 w/o crusting/infection. See what happens in a day or so and see ophthalmologist if no better. ...Read more
I have itchy little bumps all over the surface of my eyelids top and bottom. Top eyelids are swollen along lashline almost puss like but not sure.
Go to the Doctor: This is the very description of when one needs to get to the doctor in person and to get on antibiotics. Please get to the doctor today. ...Read more
One of my upper eyelids has become diffusely itchy, red, & swollen, but no pain. No signs of bites, blisters, bumps or the like. What could this be?
Around my eyelids started to get itchy the rest of my face got tiny bumps then my eyes are swollen?
Allergic reaction: It appears your face has come in contact with something your allergic to or you have eaten something you are allergic to. You should think about what touched your face or what you have eaten. Being in direct sunlight can cause a reaction like you have. If you do not have Glaucoma, you could consider taking a Benadryl (diphenhydramine) caplet and Zantac to help alliviate your problem. See MD as soon as possible. ...Read more
I have a hard small bump on my eyeball under my left top eyelid. My eye has been itchy but I'm not sure it's from that. What could it be?
Impossible to say: A diagnosis may be possible by seeing a picture, but otherwise based on this description it could be anything from simple allergic conjunctival (outer layer of the eye) swelling or perhaps an infection (stye or hordeolum) of the eyelid... A growth on the eyeball itself would be unusual but not impossible. You could take a photo and consult a Healthtap doc, or go in for a visit in-person. ...Read more
After forest hike growing swollen areas on eyelid (with white bumps, seem not purulent).Itchy first then painful after few days. NSAID&ofloxacin no help
Woke up with upper right eyelid swollen, but eye is not red, painful, or itchy. No bumps. I didn't eat anything different.
What could small itchy bumps on legs every time I scratch it or even I don't. Few days ago under my eyelid is pale in color. What does it mean?
Always very tough to tell what rashes are without seeing them. Best to make appointment with your healthcare provider. If rash is not there at the time, take pictures of it. Can be very helpful With rashes, as a provider, we really need to see and many times touch/feel them to be able to help you.
Good luck. ...Read more
Son diagnosed w/ scabies. Not treated yet. Since rash looks better but spread face/eyelid. Rash not itchy. Clear bumps w/ black dots. Likely Scabies?
My eye is red swollen, itchy, painful and has bumps on the inner eyelid the bumps look like small holes. There is discharge seeping from the bumps?
Sudden appearance of red itchy rash behind my knee, swelling and spreading. I scratched my eyelid and got four bumps there too so its spreading?
Allergies: Patients with allergies can develop red and itchy skin around the eyes and on the eyelids from allergies. Behind the knees and on the inside part of the elbow too. This skin condition is called allergic dermatitis or allergic eczema. You can use a hypoallergenic cream/lotion: cetaphil or lubriderm and consider contacting your medical doctor about taking allergy pills-such as Claritin (loratadine) or allegra. ...Read more
Very oily itchy nose, chin and between eyebrows with skin colored/pink bumps that scab and crawling tickling sensation on face and twitching eyelid?
I have these little tiny itchy bumps all on my left eyelid. One doctor said vital infection eye doctor said bug bite its not getting better?
See an eyeMD or Derm: It is hard to tell by your question what is going on. An eyemd or dermatologist should be able to help you if it is not getting better. ...Read more
I have itchy bumps on my eelids at the lashline (upper lids). I think it's from makeup from a cosmetics store... Is there anything I can put on it?
A few possibilities: This could be due to allergies, dry eyes, or eye infections. The treatments are very different. For allergies, zaditor (ketotifen) is a good otc eye medicine. For dry eyes, lubricating tears are necessary. For infection, usually of the eyelids, start with eyelid warm compress and diluted baby shampoo scrubs. You should have a baseline exam with your eye doctor. ...Read more
Chalazion/hordeolum: Most often, this finding would be the result of a blocked and infected gland or hair follicle of the eyelid. Depending on the location, it could be called a chalazion or hordeolum (stye). Treatment with warm compresses will resolve many of these lesions. See an eye md if the bump is not resolved within a few days of using warm compresses, or anytime if it worsens. Some need to be drained with surg. ...Read more
I have about 4 small bumps under my eye around my eye bags they appeared yesterday and were fine but have increased and are itchy?
Itchy: Itchy bumps may be from insect bites or be hives or be from an allergic reaction to something that comes in contact with your skin under the eyes. For relief try an antihistamine like benadryl (causes drowsiness) or Claritin (loratadine). See your Physician if more appear or redness appears and spreads. ...Read more
Two days ago, I woke up and the inner corner of my right eye is redder than the left, slightly swollen and is sometimes itchy. I can feel a bump on it.
Ophthalmologist: This may be the result of a blockage in a gland duct of the eyelid. It's best to have an ophthalmologist evaluate and treat you. In the meantime apply warm soaks until you're examined. ...Read more
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?
My left eye is so itchy so I rubbed it then I woke up with a bump in the left side of my eyeball. A bit swollen too. What to do?
Sudden eye swelling: Hard to know what is going on from the description here, but sudden eye swelling around the eye could be a sign of bacterial infection, which can spread quickly and compromise your sight. Have this evaluated very quickly. Virtual consults on this site can be used for personalized advice, in this case to better determine urgency. ...Read more
I got a tiny bump under right eye for over a couple of months. No pain no itchiness, no redness. New one forming under l left eye. Please advice?
What most likely is it if I wake up with a swollen eye, it's a little bump on top of my eye and is red and itchy?
Stye or chalazion: This may be a stopped up oil gland. Try applying warm clean wash rag as a soak for 5-10 minutes three times a day. If it goes down in size great--if not, see an ophthalmologist as these sometimes need to be drained. ...Read more
I have what I think is a stye on left lower lid, there is a bump on the outside corner but eye itchy and pull down lid it's real red and some spots?
Stye: If this occurred rather suddenly, it probably is a stye, which is a blocked oil gland of the eyelid. It can become secondarily infected and can spread to adjacent tissues leading to cellulitis. Most of these styes respond to very warm compresses 3-4 times/day for 10' followed by gentle massage with a washcloth containing a small amount of baby shampoo. After a week, the stye should nearly resolve ...Read more