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Remedies For Deep Set Eyes
Mild early stage dark circles under eyes and bags under eyes, what preventative home remedies or OTC treatments would you suggest?
Exfoliate: Enlarged pores occur because they are clogged. Exfoliation helps to empty the pores which will make them smaller. A great way to do this is to use a clarisonic brush which is available a department stores and at your cosmetic physicians office. ...Read more
How to fix deep set eyes, or how to reduce sunken eyes and slight wrinkles around eyes. No serguries any medication or remedies please?
Eye lid swelling: Treatment for lower eye lid swelling should start with the cause first. Most that have swelling because of irritation. Tear drops may help general irritation and if there is itching, cold compresses may be helpful. Overall, ice packs will reduce the swelling of the lower lids. Preparation h can carefully be used to tighten the skin, but care must be taken to be sure as to not get it in the eye. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on the cause: Without seeing a doctor to determine the cause, specific treatments cannot be advised. There are types of lid swelling for which hot compresses are advised and types for which cold compresses are advised. Best bet is to find the cause, then ask. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Blow it out: For young children. Occlude the non-affected bare, place your mouth over theirs with a good seal and give a quick "puff" of breath. This often will blow the object out.. Be warned that the object and mucous may hit you in the face when you do this. For older kids or adults, simply attempt to blow it out by blowing the nose. If unable to do this then seek medical care. ...Read more
Scientific Rx: Two weeks trial of topical benzoyl peroxide alone. This clears most mild acne. If not clear, physician's office visit. Options may include topical retinoic acid derivative, topical clindamycin, the oral contraceptive pill for a woman who can take it, and/or an appropriate systemic antibiotic right for the patient. Tough cases referred for isotretinoin. Manage as a chronic disease. Good luck. ...Read more
Eye & contact care: Be sure you're cleaning and using your contacts as directed by your eye doctor. Consider switching to daily disposable contacts if you use monthly contacts. Consider wearing your glasses more often to give your eyes more breaks from the contacts. Consider other causes, such as allergies or "pink eye". If you're not improving on your own, please talk w/ your eye doctor. ...Read more
Eyes: You need to see if theres an underlying cause such as liver issues. See your PCP to check it out ...Read more
I don't have the money for the antibiotics for my pink eyes. What else can í do that's affordable to me besides clear eyes maximum relief eye drops?
Artificial tears : Antibiotics does not cure pink eye. Pink eye is a virus, not a bacteria. If you can't afford prescription drops, use Systane or Refresh at least 4 times a day (or more). Clear Eyes is a very dangerous medicine and should never be used for any eye problems. Just keep using the tears and it will eventually go away on its own ...Read more
Home remedies: I do not know of any home remedies for these problems. You can try a good skin cleanser and benzoyl peroxide for the acne and get a nasal steroid for the dark circles under the eyes. The dark circles are the result of allergies the inflammation in the nose causes a back up of the venous drainage in the nose. This backup causes the dark circles in the eyes. (go bucks). Good luck. ...Read more
How to get rid of old stretch marks? Different possibilities , from natural remedies to surgery and medical attention.
Cannot be removed: Stretch marks are scars under the skin. The can nbe removed with surgery but a scar is required, often the scar can be placed in an area that is covered by cloths for example in the bikini line after tummy tuck. Lasers can reduce the redness of a stretch mark but nothing removes scarscompletley. ...Read more