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Doctor insights on: Loose Skin On Eyeball

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Loose eyeball skin on inner corner, closest to nose, of eye?

Loose eyeball skin on inner corner, closest to nose, of eye?

Not normal: If you have loose skin close to the corner of your eyes, this means that you may be tearing a lot. If this is not true, then the looseness is due to laxity of loose skin alone. This can easily be examined, and treated by an oculoplastics surgeon. That means a doctor who deals with eyelid and tear duct issues. They are also trained eye doctors. ...Read more

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Loose Skin (Definition)

Dermatochalasis - outermost layer of tissue covering the body may hang is folds due ...Read more


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What can be done for loose skin on the white of the eyeball in corner of eye? Nearest the nose?

What can be done for loose skin on the white of the eyeball in corner of eye? Nearest the nose?

Caruncle: This is normal, removing this is possible but cosmetically would not look right. The is also the possibility of scarring. ...Read more

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Best under eye cream for sensitive skin? One that reduces wrinkles and tightens loose skin

Best under eye cream for sensitive skin? One that reduces wrinkles and tightens loose skin

No perfect answer: This is a common problem and one that many products have been developed to treat. Best advice is to eat healthy, get plenty of rest, exercise on a regular basis and avoid cigarettes and alcohol. Use good quality sunscreen on your face and exposed skin daily. ...Read more

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Can you fix loose skin?

Can you fix loose skin?

Loose skin: Face can be tightened a small degree with co2 laser but plastic surgeons do most with surgery. ...Read more

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Loose skin between vagina and anus?

Loose skin between vagina and anus?

Loose skin: Get used to it. I would strongly not suggest that you try to get this repaired. Perhaps some pelvic floor exercises may be of benefit. If the skin is a "tag" then it can be excised. ...Read more

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How can you tighten loose skin after pregnancy?

How can you tighten loose skin after pregnancy?

Tummy Tuck: Your tummy should be back to normal around 3 months after your delivery. A good diet and exercise program is the best way to reclaim your pre-pregnancy figure. If your skin stretched and has not shrunk back down you may be a candidate for a tummy tuck where the excess skin is removed and the abdominal muscles are tightened. I wait 6 months after a c-section to perform a tummy tuck. ...Read more

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How can you prevent loose skin from weight loss?

Skin w/weight loss: Slower weight loss at a younger age usually helps to minimize excess skin. Rapid weight loss may result in extra skin as well. The best suggestion is exercise and nutrition. ...Read more

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How can I tighten loose skin after pregnancy?

How can I tighten loose skin after pregnancy?

Well...: Depending on age, skin quality and degree of stretch it will likely get better on its own. While there are various non-surgical skin tightening remedies out there removing the stretched out skin is still the most reliable. ...Read more

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How can I tighten up loose skin after weight loss?

How can I tighten up loose skin after weight loss?

Tighten skin - MWL: Unfortunately there are not many tried and true ways to actually tighten the skin after massive weight loss. The most effective is surgical excision of the excess skin. There are several newer laser, radiofrequency and ultrasound treatments felt to minimally tighten after many somewhat expensive serial treatments. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of loose skin on my abdomen?

No easy fix: Traditionally a abdominoplasty, tummy tuck is used to remove excess skin. However there ia a scar usually under the panty line. There are lasers and other devices that may firm the skin a little but if you have alot of stretch marks then usually tummy tuck is the answer. You need to be evaluated by a board certified plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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Loose skin after rapid weight loss. How to remove this?

Loose skin after rapid weight loss. How to remove this?

Exercise: Can help firm up the muscles underneath the skin, but the only way to actually get rid of the excess skin is through surgery. ...Read more

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Dermatologists: how to avoid loose skin while losing weight?

Good question: Gradual weight loss is better than rapid weight loss for skin retraction. However your genetics have allot to do with it. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to prevent loose skin during weight loss?

Can you tell me how to prevent loose skin during weight loss?

Not really: The best way to try to prevent loose skin is to maintain a good healthy diet and proper exercise program. However, Loose skin can still form depending upon the amount of weight lost. Depending on how much the skin had been stretched previously, it can only recover so much. ...Read more

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What's the best way to end loose skin after rapid weight-loss?

Great for you: Plastic surgery / body contouring is the only solution. ...Read more

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What can be done for stretch marks and loose skin after c-section?

What can be done for stretch marks and loose skin after c-section?

Surgery or nothing: Once the skin has been stretched to the point of stretch marks appearing (essentially fracturing if the dermal layer of skin), there is no repair to allow the skin to be tightened. No laser, no radio frequency, no ultrasonic device can make appreciable differences. So, we are only left with one answer "surgery or nothing". A tummy tuck will usually suffice. ...Read more

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What is the best laser for treating mildly loose skin under the eyes?

What is the best laser for treating mildly loose skin under the eyes?

My opinion: In my practice- I have been extremely satisfied with using CO2 resurfacing to the lower eyelids to soften or eliminate wrinkles and tighten the lid tissue. I have used essentially every modality on the market and nothing else has come close in my opinion. ...Read more

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What's a fast way to take care of loose skin on thighs (from weight loss)?

Surgery: Unfortunately there is no diet or exercise that can "tighten" skin. You can reduce fat volume and increase muscle mass leading to better tone and definition, but if you have excess skin that needs to be corrected surgically. ...Read more

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I've lost 48 pounds and now I have some loose skin on my breasts. How can I tighten that without surgery?

I've lost 48 pounds and now I have some loose skin on my breasts. How can I tighten that without surgery?

Exercises: Try pectoral muscle exercises. Those can be demonstrated by your trainer/ staff at gym. These are the muscles on the chest behind the breasts. ...Read more

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My stomach has a lil loose skin would diet and cardio help lose it if not what types of exercises will help with that?

Maybe: Improving diet and exercise are always a good idea. The ability of one's skin to recover after being stretched is an independent quality of the skin, and related to age, gender, and overall health. Loose skin on the abdomen after pregnancy is a common concern. Although it can recover with time and weight loss, it often requires surgical removal. ...Read more

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My baby is 3 months old and I just got bags. And loose skin around my eyes last week. What caused this and can I fix it?

Lack of sleep: Can cause that. Best to consult with a plastic surgeon, dermatologist or cosmetologist. You can spend money on creams that fix the bags, loose skin but, can't guarantee satisfactory result. ...Read more

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I've been losing weight and am worried about loose skin especially around my abdomen and thighs. Is there a way to reduce it?

I've been losing weight and am worried about loose skin especially around my abdomen and thighs. Is there a way to reduce it?

Maybe there is...: Weight loss that is gradual is better than rapid weight loss. Skin that does not have stretch marks usually will shrink to match your new shape. If after loosing the extra weight if there is loose skin you can consult a Plastic Surgeon to see if removal is possible. Excess skin removal does leave scars and only you can decide if the scar looks better than the loose skin. ...Read more

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Will chin liposuction leave me with loose skin in my neck? Or will the skin shrink back on its own after the chin liposuction procedure? .

Will chin liposuction leave me with loose skin in my neck? Or will the skin shrink back on its own after the chin liposuction procedure? .

It depends: It depends on how is your current skin tone. If you have thick young skin, it will retract after surgery. But if you have thin loose skin with wrinkles, it may get worse. ...Read more

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So stretch marks mean I will have loose skin if I choose to lose weight? I'm 215 lbs, 18 years old and 5'7. How many pounds overweight am I as well?

So stretch marks mean I will have loose skin if I choose to lose weight? I'm 215 lbs, 18 years old and 5'7. How many pounds overweight am I as well?

Stop thinking and...: ...start losing. The average 67-inch 18-year-old woman weighs about 140 pounds. Estimate it by using 105 pounds for a 60-inch (5-foot) woman, and add 5 pounds for every extra inch in height (105+35=140). Take the next 2 years to lose 2 lbs per month, by eating LESS. Exercise is good too. Avoid sugar. Avoid simple carbs. No sugared drinks. Eat LESS. Two pounds a month for 2 years is 48 lbs of loss. ...Read more

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After having two kids I have loose skin around my navel is there a away to tighten that skin up without having surgery its not much just a thin layer?

Not likely: You should see a plastic surgeon for an examination and evaluation. If it is truly loose skin and there is quite a bit you will need surgery. However if it is only fat and you have good skin elasticity you might be a candidate for liposuction, but from your description, I would recommend seeing a plastic surgeon. Good luck. ...Read more

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Lose abdomen skin. Discomfort insides tomach feeling like something is stuck is that normal? Do patients with loose skin have that problem? Wat to do?

Unrelated: I don't believe the two are related. You should make an appointment with your primary care doctor to go over the history of this and to do a thorough exam. ...Read more

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What to do if I am not worried about it anywhere else apart from my stomach. I have literally a flab of fat at the minutewill this go or will I have loose skin?

What to do if I am not worried about it anywhere else apart from my stomach. I have literally a flab of fat at the minutewill this go or will I have loose skin?

Spot fat loss does: Not occur naturally. By losing weight in general a certain amt will probably be abdominal fat. However, we don't get to chose what area of the body the fat is lost from. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed. To tighten ab's do crunches, reverse crunches, exercise ball crunches, pelvic thrusts, lying leg raises, side bridge ; “bicycling” exercise on your. ...Read more

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What causes loose skin?

What causes loose skin?

Weight loss or: Loose skin is usually seen in the process of weight loss or natural volume loss of the aging process all over the body, but mainly seen in the face first. There are also some very genetic condition that cause the skin to be loose from birth.
Good luck from nyc. ...Read more

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What makes loose skin shrink to normal?

Elasticity: Once your skin has been stretched past its innate elasticity, only plastic surgery can tighten loose skin. Other treatments, such as rf (radio frequency), laser, or creams and lotions only provide minimal improvements. If your skin is youthful and you are not obese, your skin still has a unique degree of elasticity that would allow some degree of return to normal, as after pregnancy. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Loose skin?

Loose skin: Dermatochalasis - outermost layer of tissue covering the body may hang is folds due lack of elastic fibers. ...Read more