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What Does Dry Skin Around Eyes Mean
Eczema or allergy: Dry skin could be a sign of atopic dermatitis or eczema which is a dry skin hypersensitivity reaction. This can happen with irritation or contact with a cosmetic ingredient causing an allergic reaction. Using topical cortisone creams and moisturizers can help. Also need to evaluate your makeup to see if you're allergic to one of the ingredients. ...Read more
Skin lacking adequate moisture feels tight and uncomfortable. This can result from impaired lipid production within the skin leading to water loss. Patients with eczema are prone to dry skin. Other possible causes include low environmental humidity, excessive use of soap, or internal causes such as hypothyroidism. Application of moisturizing cream or ointment immediately ...Read more
How do I get rid of peeling dry skin around eyes. I have had it for over 4 months. It is lwoke eczema?
Allergic eczema : Patients with allergies can develop scaly, red and itchy skin around the eyes and on the eyelids from allergies. This skin condition is called allergic dermatitis or allergic eczema. Check your soap and shampoo and switch. You can use a hypoallergenic cream/lotion: cetaphil or lubriderm and consider contacting your medical doctor about taking allergy pills-such as Claritin (loratadine) or allegra. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a small bout of dry skin under my eyes. I'm very tired but not sure what the cause is. Haven't had this before. ?
Need Evaluation: Dryness with flaking skin around the eyes could be related to excema or ocular allergies if you are rubbing your eyes frequently. Or a localized dry area could be a sign of an early skin cancer. I would recommend seeing an ophthalmologist for a evaluation. Additional be careful with applying any cream too close to the eye as this can cause eye irritation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Skin l ubricant: There; are many products on the market advertised as eye creams. These mostly have the same ingredients and any of them are useful. Cut down the frequency of washing with soaps and use the cream lightly 2 times per day. This should loosen and hydrate the top layer and get you out of this dry skin issue. ...Read more
I have slightly itchy eyes that get like dry skin or dandruff. Also eyes feel extra fluidy what could it be?
One of my daughters eyes (2 month old) looks red and irritated and has dry skin around it.. What can i apply around her eye that is safe?
Moisturizer: You can apply moisturizers, like "cetaphil", "aveeno" lotion, "aquaphor", or even vaseline, but try to avoid getting it into her eyes. If you have clean hands and you distribute the lotion on your hands then you can wipe her eyes while closed to apply a thin amount to the skin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My eyes tear constantly and when I wake up in the morning my face has streaks of dry skin where the tears run down along my nose on each side to my?
Probably dry eyes: Our eyes reflexively tear when dry. They are most dry in the morning. Your eyes are trying to lubricate themselves Try artificial tears to help your eyes stay lubrbut it's not enough. Try artificial tears as a start. You can use an artificial tear ointment at bedtime. See an eye doctor that can recommend more advanced treatment. They can make sure it's not an issue with our eyelid or drainage duct ...Read more
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