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I have dark circles under my eyes. What can I do?

I have dark circles under my eyes. What can I do?

Dermal Filler: In most circumstances the dark circles that form under the lower lids are a result of leaky capillaries in the thin skin of the lid. This problem has no predictable solution, though many creams claim to improve this condition. In some cases, the circles are due to a deep indentation at the "tear trough" line between the lid and the upper cheek. Fillers may help to camouflage the shadowing. ...Read more

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I have dark circles around my eyes how do I get rid of this?

I have dark circles around my eyes how do I get rid of this?

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. Various topical remedies try to help but only mask the 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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Red/black circles around eyesi have got dark red/black circles around my eyes. How do I treat that?

Red/black circles around eyesi have got dark red/black circles around my eyes. How do I treat that?

Ophthalmologist: Such a complaint is most unusual. You should schedule to see an ophthalmologist. It would be helpful to collect photos of yourself showing the abnormality and carefully document use of prescription and non prescription drugs as well as unusual dietary intake. ...Read more

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I have dark circles under eyes What can i do???

I have dark circles under eyes What can i do???

From congestion?: Make sure your nose is not congested. If it is, you need to try a steroid +/- a nasal antihistamine to see if it would work. If still having problem , see an allergist. Dark circles may also be a familial trait or from lack of sleep. ...Read more

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How comes I have had dark circles around my eyes?

How comes I have had dark circles around my eyes?

Loss of fat: Either due to weight loss or a family characteristic, loss of fat under the thin eyelid skin allows the darker muscle underneath to show through. The only practical remedy is makeup to mask the color. ...Read more

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Why do my eyes hurt and get dark circles after I eat?

Why do my eyes hurt and get dark circles after I eat?

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

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What to do if I have very bad dark circles under my eyes?

What to do if I have very bad dark circles under my eyes?

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

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Why do I have rings around my iris in my eyes?

Why do I have rings around my iris in my eyes?

Arcus: The most common pattern of rings is a lipid deposit on the cornea which looks like it is upon the iris but not actually. This is benign and will not affect the health of the eye or the vision. ...Read more

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How come I have dark circles under my eye?

How come I have dark circles under my eye?

Dark circles : Not enough sleep, illness, systemic allergies, dehydration, hereditary pigmentation (in darker skinned individuals). ...Read more

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Natural way to get rid of dark circles under eyes my eyes aren't puffy just have dark circles I sleep like 9-10 hours everyday why have I still got it?

Natural way to get rid of dark circles under eyes my eyes aren't puffy just have dark circles I sleep like 9-10 hours everyday why have I still got it?

Several Ways: Most often, if it not sleep deprivation, the dark circles under the eyes are due to nasal stuffiness caused by allergies. The best way to handle this is to see your doctor and have them help you figure out a treatment plan. There is also a good product from Sephora called erase paste that helps also. ...Read more

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What can I do about dark circles under my eyes?

What can I do about dark circles under my eyes?

This could help: It depends what the dark circles are from. Some people inherit them to some degree, but other times environmental factors such as lack of sleep or allergies of the eye/nasal sinus area can contribute. Try getting better sleep and addressing whatever allergies you may have, both in your eyes and in your sinuses. ...Read more

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Why do my dark circles under my eyes doesn't leave?

Why do my dark circles under my eyes doesn't leave?

See eye doctor: Sometimes it is allergy related and your eye doctor can help you. Try cold compresses. Try getting more sleep. Be hesitant to buy products claiming to clear dark cirlces because ihave not found a good one yet or i would use it myself. Sometimes make up is the best option. ...Read more

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Why do I have blueish or grey rings around my eyes?

Why do I have blueish or grey rings around my eyes?

Could be Cholesterol: This can be a sign of high cholesterol. You should see an ophthalmologist and get checked because while we can see this normally sometimes, you're a little too young and this may be a sign of high cholesterol. ...Read more

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Why do I have a blue ring around my dark brown eyes?

Why do I have a blue ring around my dark brown eyes?

Ring around eye: this is probably an Arcus. It appears to surround the colored part of the eye.It's actually in the cornea.It is usually gray color,but may appear bluish.It is perfectly benign. In a younger person it is a good idea to have a cholesterol test,since it is fatty degeneration.Sometimes it is familial.It does not effect vision or cause any ocular problems. ...Read more

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Why do I have dark circles with white bumps under eyes?

Why do I have dark circles with white bumps under eyes?

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

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Why does my 3-year-old always have dark circles under her eyes?

Dark Circles: Dark circles under eyes can be due to many issues. In kids, if there are no other symptoms (itchiness, weight loss, kidney problems), often it can be normal, genetic or mean the child has atopy (predisposition to allergies). Be sure the child is sleeping well and see a pediatrician for a general exam. ...Read more

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What to do if I have dark circles and little tiny bumps under my eyes.?

What to do if I have dark circles and little tiny bumps under my eyes.?

Dark circles & bumps: The dark circles are most likely familial or genetic passed on.The little tiny bumps should be seen by your local ophthalmologist and possibly biopsied for best diagnoses and treatm ent ...Read more

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Why do I have under eye circles?

Why do I have under eye circles?

Might be abnormal: Sometimes this is hereditary familial or eth, nic. Medical causes include sinus problems, allergies, tooth problems, medicine reactions orbital inflammation. You should see your primary doctor first for workup and evaluation. ...Read more

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I have dark puffy under eyes how do I prevent that?

I have dark puffy under eyes how do I prevent that?

Nasal congestion: One study found that the more congested the nose is, the darker the circles under the eyes. You should consider seeing an allergist to found out the cause for the nasal congestion and see if relieving this issue would help. Some of the problem may be familial. ...Read more