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Puffy Eye Treatment
My eye has pulsated underneath it now for several months and now showing puffiness.Concerns? Treatment?
Check thyroid : Further history would be helpful in narrowing your symptoms. Please see a board certified ophthalmologist as well as your PCP to make sure no problems with such as thyroid. If you want we can discuss further with consult request on healthtap.com/rebeccamammo code CKKMCR. Best wishes. ...Read more
I keep getting flare ups of dry puffy itchy skin under and above eyes. What are the causes and treatment. I have tried vaseline and hydrocortisone?
Many: Allergic reaction to cosmetics and/or incompletely dried nail polish comes to mind. As long as you are exposed to them, the problem will not go away. Consult a dermatologist if changing eye cosmetics does not help. Note that it will likely take a week for you to see any improvement if the cosmetic is the cause. ...Read more
I have had under eye puffiness for about 2-3 weeks now. I want to know what's causing it and some treatments for it. Thank u and god bless you :)?
Depends: Xanthelasma are deposits of mostly cholesterol under the skin in oval patches on the lids mostly towards the nose. They are without symptoms and cause no problems. Sometime they are a clue to elevated cholesterol in the bloodstream. They can be surgically removed in a minor procedure if they are a cosmetic problem. ...Read more