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Small Pimples Under Eyes
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
Apply heat asap: You may have stye developing; apply hot towel without burning your skin to eyelids. If you do this 20-50 times per session (hot towel in hot water over your stye (avoid pushing on eye); re-heating when towel gets cold (like hot towel push ups), it will open the meibomian gland and allow the stye to resolve usually less than 3-4d. See eyemd otherwise. ...Read more
I have little bumps on my eye lid and under eyes there the color of my skin. I have acne as well? Please help asap
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
My skin looks really horrible I have black eyelids and under eyes red acne marks puffy eyes everyone says I look old im only 18 Dull skin?
I hate my facial skin people say I look old dark eyes acne marks blackheads and red marks under eyes what should I do? It holds me back as a person
See a dermatologist: There are many cosmetic treatments availableGet a more detailed answer ›
Painful lumps under skin by chin areas and it I feel pressure in my check area and under eyes with lumps. Is it cystic acne and why do my gums hurt?
Skin is way too much dry. Lips remain chapped. Skin is sensetive to tan. I drink lot of water and use face wash, but no change. Got dark under eyes n acne?
Moisturizer: Use amoisturizer on your skin virgin coconut oil works very well and you can be used as often as you like. ...Read more
Paleness, excma, acne, chapped lips, bags under eyes all go away after living on a diet of just soy milk and water for 3+ days. Allergy related?
Most likely: But you cannot survive for long on this diet and thus should consider adding back other foods individually at weekly intervals to find out the actual culprit. I suspect that milk is the most likely culprit and thus should be added at the tailend of the diet. Consult an allergist if you need any help ...Read more
Hi, I've had these pimples under my eyes for years. They are small, don't hurt at all. What is it and how can I treat it.
Syringomas?: These are little white totally-benign tumors that pop up often under the eyes. Ask your physician or see if they match internet photos. If they bother you, they can be lasered off. ...Read more
Hello I have these small skin colored bumps under my eyes and on top of my nose they aren't pimples and they don't have puss in it what should I do?
Dermatologist: If you have concerns about your skin you should see a board certified dermatologist who will be able to help you. ...Read more
Hi my husband have small white spot or pimple in his left eye what it's cause and what he needs to do?
Possible pinguecula: Without seeing it in person it would be difficult to get an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
I'm 16 and noticed a pimple like bump under my eye/eyelashes its been there for a while its rlly small it doesn't hurt but what is it?
Pimple on the skin under the eye about an inch down. Popped the small one now a bigger one came up. It has been red and contains a white head.?
I have had a small bump almost like a pimple but not red and no head on it, in the corner of my eye, left eye on skin, for about a year. It does not h?
See doctor: Good idea for you to see doctor. MY wish to have this removed. Get checked out ...Read more
How to know if a skin growth is something to worry about or not? I have a small growth on my face just under my left eye. It started out looking like I was getting a pimple. I tried to "pop" the pimple but could not. It hurt while I was tring to "pop"
See ophthalmologist: Descriptors are hard to give the clear idea. Photo might help, but best see an ophthalmologist! ...Read more
Small, pimple-like thing near the corner of my eye. No puss, redness, swelling or pain. Should I worry? Any idea what it might be?
Milium: Benign and tax-free. Easy to remove. OK to ignore. ...Read more
How do I treat a pimple under the eyelid.? Have a small pimple under my left eye that doesn't want to go away. The pimple feels like a hump.
Chalazion: A persistent bump under the skin of the eyelid is usually a chalazion, a cyst which encloses the debris from the battle of your body to overcome what starts as a stye. If small it can be ignored but if it embarrasses or bothers you, see your ophthalmologist who can remove it in a quick office procedure. ...Read more
I think I have a cystic pimple on my cheek. There is one small hard spot surrounded by swelling up to my eye. How do I get the swelling to go down??
Cystic pimple: Could be a range of reasons: Send photo to diagnose you properly & find right treatment. For now put a hot cuetip or fingertip with out burning the skin and gently push on pimple without popping it. We can show you on video how to do this if questions. Likely oil glands are clogged & causing pimple. ...Read more
I have a small white pimple in the middle of my tear duct of my right eye. What is it and how can I get rid of it? Thank you
See MD: Without actually seeing the lesion, it's impossible to tell you exactly what it is or how to treat it (Docs aren't supposed to do that on HealthTap anyway). Best to talk to your PCP especially if it is painful or red. ...Read more
I have very small pimple like bumps on my eye lid and on my left palm. What it could be? They are painless and in small clusters. Been there for months
See ophthalmologist: Bumps on the eyelid are usually an infection in a gland of the eyelid and are called a stye or hordeolum which can be external or internal. A chronic form of this is known as a chalazion. Small benign growths such as papillomas or other types of infection can occur in the eyelid. I would see an ophthalmologist to clarify the diagnosis and get treatment. ...Read more
What to do if I'm starting to developed small bump like pimple [but not pimples] things under my eye, close to top of nose?
"bump" near/nose: Seek medical examination to rule out cyst vs infection. ...Read more
Small pimple on white of eye appeared 2 weeks ago. Painless but sensitive & red. 2nd appeared last night. Now it's sore at times. Been using visine.
Pinguecula: Sounds like a pinguecula, which is a deposit/build up on the white part of the eye (sclera) due to uv light and dryness of the eyes. You can use artificial tears, and use a cap and/or sunglasses when outdoors. Stop the visine, and use artificial tears one drop 4 times a day. If it is not getting better see an eye md. ...Read more
I have a small white lump very similar to a pimple on the lacrimal caruncle of my left eye. No pain, no itch. What could this be? It's been 3 days now
Hard to tell: This is something that needs to be seen in "real time" by your doctor. ...Read more
I have what looks like a small pimple (whitehead) on the inside corner of my eye. It's not on the lid, or the eye ball, but in the pink fleshy part. Will this go away on its own? It's irritating, and stings. I have had it for 2-3 days.
A small white pimple like bump appeared in the corner of my inner upper eyelid. It is tender to the touch and irritating my eye. Is it likely a sty?
25 year old lady with upper eyelid bump and eye irritation. It is quite likely a sty or chalazion. You can use a warm compress applied to eye for a few minutes and then wash your eyelid/eyelash area with some baby shampoo. If the problem gets worse, see your physician for an exam because antibiotic ointment can be used. Try over the counter artificial tears for the eye dryness.
Vision blur? See MD ...Read more