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White Circles Under The Eyes
I Am Having White Circles Under my eyes I Am 19 years old. I have been applying Totalderm + What is the reason for white bags and how to cure it?
Hi, in the past year I have been struggling with my image because IV suddenly got large white circles under my eyes and I don't know what is causing?
Best guesses: This is tough to answer without seeing you...It could be vitiligo, an autoimmune skin-depigmenting disease. If the demarcation line between lighter and darker is more gradual, it could be that you got tan with glasses on or that sun tanned the more prominent parts of your face more (e.g., brows, nose, cheeks). Could possibly be an inflammatory reaction from topical cream/lotion or sinus issues. ...Read more
I've got these white circles under my eyes. Especially noticable when I have a tan. What is it and how do I get rid of them?
Allergy symptoms: Capillary leakage from histamine release due to allergies cause the swelling. With chronic capillary permeability, red blood cells leak and stain the skin leaving a darker pigmented appearance. If your treatments are not working then seeing an allergist for definitive treatment should be your next step. ...Read more
What can I do for these white circles of skin under my eyes? I do have sinus problems but just finished up antibiotics a few weeks ago. Thanks,
Kidneys: White circles under eyes could be an kidney issue. Are you drinking enough water? Are you having enough sea salt? Sinus issue comes from your teeth. When was the last time you had your teeth checked? Did you have any dental work? ...Read more
Circles under eye can be from:allergy "allergic shiners", fatigue, genetics, 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. What helps: 8 cups water/day, sunblock, hat, enough rest; avoid rubbing; makeup; facial plastic surgery when severe; allergist helps. See Eyedoc2020.blogspot. Com
Perhaps: Puffy bags under the eyes, while generally due to aging and family predisposition can sometimes be caused by allergies, though those are usually airborne in nature. ...Read more
I just had bleph eye surgery and I have eye swelling under the eyes that won't go down with ice, etc. They are little eye sacks of fluid.
Normal for now: It is normal to have significant bruising and swelling for up to a week post-op. It usually goes down readily thereafter. Just keep doing what you are with head elevation-for the first 72 hours. After that, it will just improve gradually. ...Read more
Allergy and genetics: Dark circles are due to the thin skin under the eyes that can let blood vessels show through as the dark circles. Allergy can make this worse. Treat any allergy problems and try cool soaks to the lids. ...Read more
Normal...: ..For you. The skin there is too thin. Oh well. ...Read more
Isotretinoin's list: Of potential side effects for the eye include, blurred vision, cataract, color blindness, contact lens intolerance, corneal opacity, decreased night vision, keratitis, papilloedema, photophobia, visual disturbances, blepharitis, conjunctivitis, dry eyes, and generalized eye irritation. Periorbital skin discoloration (dark circles) are not one of the known side effects listed by the manufacturer. ...Read more
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
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
Unlikely: But the upper teeth are embedded in a bone that is the lower wall of the sinus right below the eyes... ...Read more