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Doctor insights on: Sunken Area Under The Eyes

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How can I I eliminate sunken under eyes?

How can I I eliminate sunken under eyes?

Plastic surgery: There are plastic surgery treatments, including dermal fillers, that are used to improve the appearance in such a condition. Consult an oculoplastic surgeon or plastic surgeon for exam and discussion of options. ...Read more

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What can I do about being moon-faced and have a sunken under eye from prednisone?

What can I do about being moon-faced and have a sunken under eye from prednisone?

Talk to your doc: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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How much does under and upper eyelid fillers cost? I wanna get rid of my under eye bags and sunken in upper eyelid

How much does under and upper eyelid fillers cost? I wanna get rid of my under eye bags and sunken in upper eyelid

Lid fix: You must consult a physician who deals with this type of problem, to find the proper treatment for your problem. There probably are some options. Then costs can be discussed. ...Read more

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Can a fat transfer make my face look younger? I have bags under my eyes and sunken cheekbones, not to mention the wrinkles around my eyes, nose, and mouth. Can I get a fat transfer to fill in some areas and smooth out my face without getting a facelift?

Can a fat transfer make my face look younger? I have bags under my eyes and sunken cheekbones, not to mention the wrinkles around my eyes, nose, and mouth. Can I get a fat transfer to fill in some areas and smooth out my face without getting a facelift?

Fat is great: A youthful face is typically a fuller face, and fat injections are a great way to restore that look. However, fat does not necessarily replace surgical repositioning of tissue through lower eyelid surgery or facelift surgery.
http://www. Dassmd. Com/facelift/facelift-in-los-angeles. Html. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of sunken eyes?

How can I get rid of sunken eyes?

Need to know cause: There are many causes of sunken eyes. You really need to be measured and evaluated by a surgeon who is a specialist in this. You can find the specialists in Boston at www. Asoprs. Org. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of dark sunken eyes?

How do you get rid of dark sunken eyes?

Pray: If that fails, go to cosmetic surgeon for fillers- they work very well and last about 6mo to a year. ...Read more

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Does weight loss make your eyes look sunken?

Does weight loss make your eyes look sunken?

Sometimes: Sometimes weight loss can cause the eyes to look sunken. See your eye doctor for possible treatment. ...Read more

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Is there anythimg to help with sunken eye sockets?

Is there anythimg to help with sunken eye sockets?

Sunken: Generally no...Unless you would consider plastic surgery. ...Read more

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Is it bad for your skin to be sunken in your eye sockets?

Is it bad for your skin to be sunken in your eye sockets?

Entropion: Yes because the eyelashes will irritate the conjunctiva and especially the cornea. ...Read more

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How much time do you have to get good sleep before sunken eyes go away?

How much time do you have to get good sleep before sunken eyes go away?

Until you no longer: Have a sleep deficit, if that's the problem. Most of us need 7-8 hrs of sleep/night. If ur overscheduled & feeling unrested when u awaken, ur not getting enough.

Always a good idea to also check w/ ur provider to make sure u don't have any vitamin/mineral deficiencies ur not aware of. Search "sleep hygiene" on the internet for good sleep habits.

Sweet dreams! ...Read more

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Does wearing glasses make eyes sunken? If yes, is there a remedy or is it permanent?

Does wearing glasses make eyes sunken? If yes, is there a remedy or is it permanent?

No effect: The wearing of eyeglasses will have no effect on the eye position either outward or inward. ...Read more

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Its like I've suddenly developed sunken eyes. I am 26. I'm wondering could I have allergies since it seemed to start in spring but how can I know this?

Its like I've suddenly developed sunken eyes. I am 26. I'm wondering could I have allergies since it seemed to start in spring but how can I know this?

Sunken eyes: Allergies don't usually cause this, losing weight, dehydration or other conditions may be the cause, you may want to see your doctor for evaluation if really concerned, good luck ...Read more

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What is the relationship betweenn dehydration and sunken eye?

What is the relationship betweenn dehydration and sunken eye?

Dehydration: Since the body is 80% water, dehydration can lead to shrinkage of all the major tissues, including around the eye. When one is dehydrated, the eye appears sunken because the surrounding tissues are shriveling up. Try to drink 5-8 glasses of water per day, if you are of normal weight and are in good health. ...Read more

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How can I stop sunken eyes?

How can I stop sunken eyes?

Not simple: There any many causes most of which are benign including fat atrophy from aging and even bariatric surgery. Make sure it is not from something else more serious. ...Read more

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What is the symptom of slightly sunken eyes?

What is the symptom of slightly sunken eyes?

Depends on cause: The appearance of "sunken eyes" may develop for a few reasons. As we age, the skin of the lower lids tends to thin, revealing the darker muscle beneath and giving the lower lid a darker appearance. Also, we lose volume in our lower lid and cheeks, creating a "sunken" effect in the lower lid. Treatment is aimed at restoring this volume and the cheek to lid relationship. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Sunken eyes?

What is the definition or description of: Sunken eyes?

Sunken eyes: Sunken eyes are caused by fat loss of atrophied sub-orbicularis occuli, which leads to more visible blood vessels. ...Read more

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Does wearing glasses make eyes sunken?

Does wearing glasses make eyes sunken?

May be an illusion: Wearing glasses will not physically change the eyes, it just optically corrects the focusing of the image so that it is clear to the eye. Wearing nearsighted glasses (myopia) can give the illusion that the eyes appear to be smaller and possibly sunken back, while farsighted glasses (like reading glasses) make the eyes look larger. This is a magnification effect based on the power of the lens. ...Read more

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What does sunken eyes mean in the elderly?

Common: It is common as we age for the fat around the eyes to shrink down. This can give the appearance of sunken eyes. ...Read more

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25 year old, female. I had spring catarrh as a child. I still have red and ichy eyes in summers. Moreover my eyes appear sunken. Please help.

25 year old, female. I had spring catarrh as a child. I still have red and ichy eyes in summers. Moreover my eyes appear sunken. Please help.

Allergies: It sounds like you still have allergy problems. You can try over the counter rewetting drops and antihistamine drops, but if these fail to work, then please see an ophthalmologist for management. ...Read more

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Why does using bimatoprost causes hollow sunken eyes?

Why does using bimatoprost causes hollow sunken eyes?

Side effect: It's a great question. Prostaglandin associated periorbitopathy is the term applied to this side effect, a definite downside with the use of this class of antiglaucoma medications. Why it occurs, the following link will give you the believed mechanism: http://glaucomatoday. Com/2011/06/prostaglandin-associated-periorbitopathy. ...Read more

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My left eye feels sunken in and I have a swollen pocket under my eye?

My left eye feels sunken in and I have a swollen pocket under my eye?

Infection or sinus: Swelling under the eye is usually from an infection of the eyelids (tenderness and redness also), an allergy type problem of the eye or skin (usually itching also), orbital inflammation (pain especially with eye movement), or sinus disease. Sleeping with the head elevated and ice may help reduce the swelling. If it persists, you may need an exam to diagnosis the underlying problem. ...Read more

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One sunken in eye with dark bag under it, easier to move than other eye as it feels like there is more room. Cause?

Was there an injury?: A "sunken eye" would typically be caused by an injury that resulted in the orbital bones being broken. Was there an old injury of some sort? Car accident? If so, did you have a full medical evaluation afterwards? Any broken facial bones? If there was no previous injury, and really, even if you know the cause, you need to be checked out by an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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How can I reduce the appearance of sunken eyes?

How can I reduce the appearance of sunken eyes?

Hydration and rest: This appearance is more common with dehydration and fatigue. The easiest treatment is to stay well hydrated (drink plenty of water and non-caffeinated beverages) and to get more sleep. ...Read more

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What can I do to make my dark sunken eyes look happier and brighter?

General health: This is a very generic question. Usually this is an indicator of general health status in that, things like fatigue and poor health, can give you these appearances. You may want to have a good physical exam as a starter. Ask you famiy doctor if he has any ideas after the exam and lab work. Some types of eye drops for glaucoma can cause this in addition to Latisse (bimatoprost) used to make eyelashes grow. ...Read more

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For a person who always seems to have dark sunken eyes is there something medically wrong?

Deep set orbit: Nothing is medically wrong. Some people have anatomically deep set eyes. Also as we age, we can have fat atrophy around the eyes that causes the eyes to appear sunken in. ...Read more

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My cheeks and eyes have sunken, although I am of 74 kg and having a BMI of 22.5.What could be the reason and possible non medical remedies.

My cheeks and eyes have sunken, although I am of 74 kg and having a BMI of 22.5.What could be the reason and possible non medical remedies.

Many possibilities: You may be stressed, anxious, depressed, lacking sleep, dehydrated etc.
If you are losing weight and losing appetite, have a thorough blood work from your dr.
Take some multivitamins and drink lots of liquids.
God bless you! ...Read more