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Which under eye treatment works, for dark circles?

Which under eye treatment works, for dark circles?

Filler vs. surgery: The most commonly performed treatments include in-office dermal filler treatments to plump up hollows under the eye or lower blepharoplasty to remove lower eyelid "bags.". ...Read more

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Best dark circles under the eyes solution for kids?

Best dark circles under the eyes solution for kids?

Kids&dark eyeCircles: Dark circles under the eyes could be from alck of sleep or even hayt fever. You should se the pediatrican if you think your child has allergies. Good sleep is important for even toddelrs, so make sure the child sleeps atlest 10-12 hours in a 24 hour period and atleast 10 hours in the night. ...Read more

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Best cure for dark eyes circle?

Best cure  for dark eyes circle?

Eye circles: Some dermatologists may recommend a hydroquinone solution often mixed in an oil free moisturizer that acts like a skin bleach. Like varicose veins, dark circles under the eyes are usually an inherited trait. ...Read more

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Will there ever be a cure for dark bags for under eye circles?

Will there ever be a cure for dark bags for under eye circles?

Dark circles: Under the eyes are difficult to irradicate completely. They're usually associated with eye fatigue or aging changes of the lids. There are some creams and lasers which sometimes help but not consistently. Discuss this with an ophthalmologist or dermatologist. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for dark circles under your eyes?

What is the best treatment for dark circles under your eyes?

Dark circles: Under the eyes are difficult to irradicate completely. They're usually associated with eye fatigue or aging changes of the lids. There are some creams and lasers which sometimes help but not consistently. Discuss this with an ophthalmologist or dermatologist. ...Read more

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What causes dark circles under the eyes?

What causes dark circles under the eyes?

Thin skin: The skin of the lower eyelids is the thinnest skin of the body and the dark circles are just seeing your own capillary blood supply through the skin. They frequently are a familial trait. There is no known effective treatment. ...Read more

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I need help with dark under eye circles?

I need help with dark under eye circles?

Filler or surgery: Filler or eyelid surgery can improve dark circles under the eyes. ...Read more

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How should I cure dark circles under eyes?

How should I cure dark circles under eyes?

Dark: Try getting a good night's sleep. This may help. Some people have dark circles under the eyes because they are inherited. For those folks, make-up is helpful. ...Read more

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Are herbal green tea bags good for treating under eye dark circles?

Are herbal green tea bags good for treating under eye dark circles?

Dark Eye Circles: Dark circles under eyes usually aere not a sign of exhaustion or serious illness. They can be cuased by a number of things: seasonal allergies, a cold, a sinus infection, lifestyle (smoking, alcohol) and very offten food sensitivities. Best thing to do is determine if you have food sensitivities by either food allergy testing or rotation diet (look on the internet or read "diet wise". ...Read more

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How to correct dark circles under eyes?

How to correct dark circles under eyes?

Dark circles: Dark circles under the eyes can be due to lack of sleep, allergies, age, or many other causes. Treatment of allergies if present and getting adequate rest can help some. Cool compresses 2 times a day and makeup coverup can be effective as well. If there is volume loss associated with dark circles, facial filler injections can be considered. Laser skin tightening can be effective in some cases. ...Read more

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How to reduce dark circles, and puffiness under eyes?

How to reduce dark circles, and puffiness under eyes?

Dark Circles: Circles under eye can be due to: allergy "allergic shiners", fatigue, genetic variation, aging. Lower lid skin is very thin so blood vessels under skin can make area look dark. Topical creams/fillers can help hide circles: only mask condition with no cure. What helps: drink 8 cups water/day, sunblock, hat, enough rest; avoid rubbing; makeup; facial plastic surgery when severe; allergist can help ...Read more

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Are dark circles under your eyes permanent?

No: No. They can be treated with cool compresses, allergy meds, makeup concealer, laser skin treatments, facial filler, and other therapies. ...Read more

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Get rid of under eye dark circles and wrinkles. Any help?

Get rid of under eye dark circles and wrinkles. Any help?

Have allergies?: Dark circles and wrinkles in a young adult often come from allergies. The chronic inflammation irritates the skin causing wrinkles and dark circles. If your eyes itch i would consider trying an over the counter allergy drop like patanol (olopatadine). To take it one step further, see a cosmetic physician. They can prescribe prescription creams like Retin-A and hydroquinone that are likely to help. ...Read more

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Tea bags for dark under eye circles/ eye bags or do you have any recommendations?

Tea bags for dark under eye circles/ eye bags or do you have any recommendations?

Not much: There really is no remedy that works 100% of the time. You may want to treat the source, perhaps fatigue or dehydration may be the cause. Loss of weight, smoking, poor nutrition, not getting enough sleep may be causes also. Sometimes its just genetic, in which case just using cover makeup is about all you can do. ...Read more

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What causes the dark circles under my eyes?

What causes the dark circles under my eyes?

Common problem: The skin is thin in that area and if there is extra weight on your body or gravity has been especially hard on you, the skin can thin out a little and the veins underneath can given an appearance of darkness. Heredity plays a role as well. If these are prominent, especially with under eye bags, then an oculoplastic surgeon should be consulted for evaluation and management. ...Read more

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What causes dark circles under your eyes?

Dark Circles: These circles, also called chloasma is a discoloration or pigment concentration usually under the lower lid, but be anywhere on the face, can be caused by simple familial resemblance. In the acquired types, birth control pill, hormone therapy, sun exposure are among the most common. I ophthalmology it is seen in pts receiving glaucoma drops called prostaglandin analogs (xalatan, lumigan, travatan). ...Read more

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Can I use hydroquinone 2% under eye dark circles?

Can I use hydroquinone 2% under eye  dark circles?

Carefully : Hydroquinone creams sometime contains preservatives such as sulfites that can cause eyelid irritation in some people. You can test a small area for a few days to make sure it doesn't irritate. In addition, prolonged use can cause a paradoxical increase in discoloration known as exogenous ochronosis. Limit the use to at most 2-3 weeks continuously. Clinique eye cream can also be effective. ...Read more

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Mild early stage dark circles under eyes and bags under eyes, what preventative home remedies or OTC treatments would you suggest?

Mild early stage dark circles under eyes and bags under eyes, what preventative home remedies or OTC treatments would you suggest?

More sleep to start: These often develop from inadequate sleep. Are you getting at least 8 hours of sleep a night. If not, you should. Hard to get rid of the dark circles once they develop so be preventative. ...Read more

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How should I cure dark circles under eyes?

Dark: Try getting a good night's sleep. This may help. Some people have dark circles under the eyes because they are inherited. For those folks, make-up is helpful. ...Read more

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Is there a procedure or prescription treatment that can get rid of dark circles under eyes? I've had them all my life I think.

Is there a procedure or prescription treatment that can get rid of dark circles under eyes? I've had them all my life I think.

Yes but: Since nasal congestion has been linked to dark circles under eyes, this will need to be ruled out and treated. For others, this may just be a family trait. If the problem fails to improve after the nasal congestion, if present, has been controlled, a plastic surgeon specialized in eyelid surgery usually can help you. ...Read more

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What can I do about my under eye dark circles? Male, so can't use make-up.

What can I do about my under eye dark circles? Male, so can't use make-up.

Fillers: You can get fillers injected to make the bags and dark circles less prominent, but have to be repeated every few months. Retin-a may thicken the collagen, but takes months to work and makes the skin sensitive. ...Read more

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What is the best way to get rid of under eye dark circles?

What is the best way to get rid of under eye dark circles?

See below: Regular sleep and hydration helps. Treating allergies helps. When all else fails, use concealer. ...Read more

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How do I prevent/control under eye dark circles? I work around 12 hours on computer and cannot avoid it.

It is not the comput: The dark circles under the eyes are usually hereditary and will not get worse from the work at the computer. For the proper prevention or treatment, you should be evaluated by a plastic surgeon or an opthamologist. Good luck. ...Read more

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Sir I am suffering from under eye dark circles from last 10 years and they are turning dark and dark every day. Please tell me how to get rid from the?

Sir I am suffering from under eye dark circles from last 10 years and they are turning dark and dark every day. Please tell me how to get rid from the?

Probably familial: If anemia, thyroid disease, liver and kidney disease has been ruled out, then your dark circles under the eyes are probably familial. Lack of adequate sleep also leads to dark circles. You may discuss this with a dermatologist and see if a depigmenting cream will be helpful. ...Read more

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Can I use hydroquinone 2% under eye dark circles?

Carefully : Hydroquinone creams sometime contains preservatives such as sulfites that can cause eyelid irritation in some people. You can test a small area for a few days to make sure it doesn't irritate. In addition, prolonged use can cause a paradoxical increase in discoloration known as exogenous ochronosis. Limit the use to at most 2-3 weeks continuously. Clinique eye cream can also be effective. ...Read more

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Can I use hydroquinone 2% on my under eye dark circles?

Can I use hydroquinone 2% on my under eye dark circles?

Some issues: Hydroquinone 2% is available topically over the counter in some countries and is banned in some. 4% is available by prescription. Care should be used around the eyes because the skin tends to be thinner than in other areas and may be more prone to having a reaction or adverse effect. Consultation with a dermatologist on how to treat dark eye circles may be the best course. ...Read more

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Are herbal green tea bags good for treating under eye dark circles?

Dark Eye Circles: Dark circles under eyes usually aere not a sign of exhaustion or serious illness. They can be cuased by a number of things: seasonal allergies, a cold, a sinus infection, lifestyle (smoking, alcohol) and very offten food sensitivities. Best thing to do is determine if you have food sensitivities by either food allergy testing or rotation diet (look on the internet or read "diet wise". ...Read more

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How are fillers for under eye dark circles? I know lots of docs are doing it. Is it safe?

How are fillers for under eye dark circles? I know lots of docs are doing it. Is it safe?

Dark circles: Under eyes, you need to make sure it is not just nasal congestion/sinusitis before using fillers ...Read more

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What will happen to the fat fillers for under eye dark circles is a person looses a lot of weight say 90kg to 60kg , are there silicone based fillers?

Fillers more visible: After weight loss the fat fillers might be more visible under the eyes. At 19, it would be rare to use fat under the eyes. After 30 kg weight loss, there may be many changes in the face benefiting from tightening so that the infraorbital hollows are less troublesome. Silicine injections can harden over time and even extrude making scars years later. Avoid silicone injections especially by the eye. ...Read more

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What changes should I make in my diet to remove under eye dark circles?

What changes should I make in my diet to remove under eye dark circles?

Salt: Salty food causes swelling or edema around the eye. The fat around the lid swells up with slat and could cause dark appearance. Allergy around the eye also causes this too. ...Read more

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Get rid of under eye dark circles and wrinkles. Any help?

Have allergies?: Dark circles and wrinkles in a young adult often come from allergies. The chronic inflammation irritates the skin causing wrinkles and dark circles. If your eyes itch i would consider trying an over the counter allergy drop like patanol (olopatadine). To take it one step further, see a cosmetic physician. They can prescribe prescription creams like Retin-A and hydroquinone that are likely to help. ...Read more

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Does preparation h hemmorhoid cream help with under-eye dark circles?

No : Should never use on or near eye non eye care products , so answer is no, . ...Read more