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What Do You Recommend For Eczema Around The Eyes
Facial eczema: Generally speaking, steroid creams should be avoided on the face to avoid thinning and premature wrinkles. First be sure this lesion is not the result of harsh chemicals. Revaluate your beauty regimen carefully, try Nizoral cream first. If it fails, use 0.05% topicort cream for the shortest possible time. Finally, consult a drmatologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The term eczema is broadly applied to a range of persistent skin conditions prominent symptoms include dryness and recurring skin rashes that are characterized by one or more of these symptoms: redness, skin edema (swelling), itching, crusting, flaking, blistering, cracking, or bleeding. The cause of eczema is unknown but is presumed to be a combination of ...Read more
I have eczema around my eyes and the dermatologist recommended a mild steroid, does it cause wrinkles?
I have eczema around my eyes and the dermatologist recommended a mild steroid, does steroid cause wrinkles?
Aside from coconut oil, what is the best over-the-counter lotion or eye cream for eczema around the eyes?
Emoolients: Over the counter creams such as aquaphor can help. In addition you may need topical medications. Typically steroids are used , but the used of steroids around the eye should be limited to a few days only. It is imporaant to determine that there are no contact allergies which could be avoided. If necessary, pro topic ointment could be used instead of steroids for chronic eczema. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have dark circles around my eyes. I also have eczema problem. Is this a cause of my dark circles? What should I do? Help I am worried
Is it safe to use corticosteroids around the skin surrounding the eyes. Outer corners of both eyes get eczema. Thanks.
No: You might get away with it, but corticosteroids have a small, but real risk of causing cataracts and glaucoma as well as a peculiar rash known as "perioral dermatitis". We prefer to use tacrolimus ointment or sirolimus cream as these are very effective but are not steroids and probably are free of risks. They are much more expensive, but a small tube used on eyelid eczema will last 2 or 3 years. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dermatolgist: You should see a dermatologist for best evaluation and treatment for finding out correct treatment ...Read more
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