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Nose Marks Glasses Treatment
Hyperpigmentation due to eyeglasses' nose pads, what is the most effective treatment: AHA, retinoids, or hydroquinone? I'm 19 years old.
Change eye pads and: observe..all the treatments you mentioned should be considered only as last resorts. ...Read more
Not really: But try to get then adjusted so they do not leave the marks. ...Read more
I have 3 chikenpox marks on nose since I was 12 now m 21 .which is safe and best treatment for this ?
I have red marks in my nose for months and they don't disappear.I think it is caused by my glasses. Is there anything i can do other than stop using?
Best way: Is to wear contact lenses, or get lighter weight frames and lenses. ...Read more
Marks on Nose: Unfortunately there is not a good cure for the nose pad marks on the sides of your nose. You could try a frame without nose pads, such as a plastic frame. You could also consider refractive surgery to rid yourself of glasses. Ask you eyecare professional what is the best option for you. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Possibly: I'd suggest a consultation with a lasik surgeon to determine if you are eligible. My consultations take about 30 minutes and comprehensively screen for potential problems. A MAP called a topography and a corneal thickness measurement along with a refraction and exam will help the doctor determine if you are eligible. I've personally had lasik and haven't worn glasses in 13 years! good luck! ...Read more
See below: The answer depends on the response to treatment. Other treatment options include patches and surgery. ...Read more
I'm using glasses (3.00) for reading since last 7 years..
Has any treatment discovered to get rid of glasses?
I have a question I have this white oval thing near my eye and nose. It looks like I wear glasses and it's a mark from the nose piece? What would it b
Rx May help: Ambliopia is the process where the brain ignores the "camera" picture from one eye because it is less clear or causes double vision. It can sometimes be improved if the weaker eye is strengthened (glasses), the stronger eye is patched. If the process has gone on too long, the brain will not turn on.If one eye has begun to deviate, surgery is done for cosmetic reasons. ...Read more
No glasses: There are some doctors who will perform phakic iol surgery or clear lens extraction surgery to correct vision. In theory, these are two methods to achieve excellent vision without glasses. However, make sure you discuss potential risks of surgery with your ophthalmologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have dark marks on my face that I just can't get rid of. They are mostly near both sides of my nose due to wearing glasses. What can I do?
Ecchymosis: If the marks are in fact due to constant pressure from the glasses, you will need to consider changing your glasses, using contacts or giving your skin as much rest as possible and changing the rest position of the glasses often. You can also try applying Arnica lotion you can get from health store (GNC, Whole foods, etc.) since it may be due to ecchymosis rather than PIH. ...Read more