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Why Do My Eyes Turn Red And Watery When I Use Makeup Or Eye Shadow
Eye redness: If the redness does not subside within a day or two without the make up and contact lenses you may require specific eye drops to help this clear up. ...Read more
While wearing makeup and contacts my eyes become watery and a white pus forms. I wake up with crust around my eyes, puffy eyelids and red eyes. What?
Is it normal for my eyes to burn really bad, be watery, and turn red while I am starting to get sick?
Not infrequent!: Make sure you drink lots of fluids and keep hydrated! ...Read more
I had a reaction to eye makeup in jan. My eyelids got red& swollen. Ever since thenmy eyelids turn red when I wear eyeshadow. What will heal my eyelid
Allergic reaction: It sounds like you have a contact sensitivity to some component of the eye shadow. You can try different brands, but there is no "healing" involved; just avoid exposure to the same eyeshadow. ...Read more
What does my friend have if he has a runny nose, sneezing alot, his eyes are watery and turn red sometimes and a headache? Maybe a fever too?
Is it OK to use eye makeup (eyeliner, Eye shadow) when you have Dry Eye Síndrome? Ir is it best not to use it?
Not a problem: These products are not designed to get onto the eye itself. They go on the skin and lash line and so will not aggravate or alter underlying dryness of the eye itself. ...Read more
Can wearing eye shadow and eye makeup cause changes in the colour of the eyelid? Can makeup cause vitiligo? Is wearing makeup daily bad for skin?
Not that I know of: As far I know, the answer to all those question is no. Wearing makeup can definitely cause irritation, cogged pores etc. But if you are not having a problem then you are probably ok. I would recommend talking to a dermatologist or plastic surgeon (like myself) to get on a good skin care regimen if you are concerned. ...Read more
I am experiencing itchy eyes, sensation of something in eye, shadow over part of vision and eyelid redness.
Woken up with a dark red mark above my eyelid (where you would put eye shadow). Is this something that will go away on its own? Please help.
Bruise: Probably a bruise. Small broken blood vessel under the skin. If it gets larger, or you have more areas of bruising or bleeding got to your doctor or er. If it does not get better after a week, have your eye md or personal doctor check it out. ...Read more
I had an allergic reaction to eye makeup and my eyes have been bloodshot red for 2 days. They don't hurt as much now but when will the redness go away?
Red eyes: The make up should cause a reaction on the eyelid, not usually inside the eye. If your eye redness continues, you need to see your doctor or an eye doctor if the problem is limited to the eyes. ...Read more
I've got quite watery eyes, especially when I wear makeup. Is there anything I can do to stop/ease this?
When I have an aspirine one hour later I get like terrible asthma attack, very runny nose and my eyes turn red. What's wrong with me?
AERD: Your condition is known as aspirin-exacerbated asthma which is often associated with nasal polyps, chronic sinusitis, and steroid-resistant asthma. This cause is likely from your body being oversensitive to the overproduction of some chemicals induced by aspirin. You must stay off of all NSAIDs except Celebres. If you asthma is difficult to control, consider getting desensitized to aspirin. ...Read more
My 6 yr old son has redness on inner corner of both eyes. He is also rubbing them and I can see some watery discharge as well. He has cough andfever.?
Exam needed: Without a proper examination, your child cannot be properly diagnosed. The irritated red and itchy eyes could be allergies but given the nature of a cough and a fever it seems more likely that the child has an infection going on. It is most appropriate that you seek medical attention for the childcare. ...Read more
My eyes may be dry. I spend a lot of time on the computer, and when I go outside, my eyes get sensitive. Heavy eyelids, watery eyes, redness. Help!
Yes: You describe classic symptoms of dry eyes. However, you need to determine if you have a quantity problem (not making enough tears) or a quality problem (making tears that are not stable and readily evaporate off the eye) or both. Your eye md can help make the correct diagnosis and offer the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
My eye's inner corner (lower part) started aching a lot, I have no sign of watery eyes or redness. Could this be a stye that is growing?
Not sure: Usually with the stye you have some swelling. You did not discuss your age and certain problems especially when we get older like increase I pressure or glaucoma can occur. Since you see nothing your next move would be to see an ophthalmologist to clarify the cause of the pain ...Read more
I have pinkeye but I did not go to the doctor and today was the 3rd day and the redness went away so how long should I wait to put on contacts and eye makeup?
I have recently had twitching in my left eyelid and rubing my eyes with watery eyes redness too I also have twitching in my mouth cheek on the right?
I have itchy and watery eyes plus running nose wt occassional redness of the eye and ithyness at d back of the throat. Cause and medication pls.
Allergies: Sounds like you are allergic to something in your environment. This time of year pollen allergies are very common. Avoiding exposure is ideal, but often impractical. Try daily use of otc antihistamines like claritin, zyrtec, Allegra (available generically) and use salt water (saline) nasal spray to clear the passages. If no better, ask your doctor. Good luck! ...Read more
I take fenofibrate lipid regulating agent, thus it trigger allergy. Eg.sneezing watery nose, redness of both eyes, itchiness of tongue with preckles ontop?
Had pain redness and watery eye for 5 weeks now with no improvement had dye test can see something gave me eye antibiotic drops no help what next?
My newborn has a very watery eye and a lot of gunk commin from tear duct, but no redness or sign of irritation, what should I do?
Massage: Many times just massaging just below the tear duct and using warm comresses and cleaning the area, will relieve the obstruction. However, if it continues, baby should see an opthomoligist. Somtimes they need to open the tear duct. ...Read more
I put on eye makeup yesterday for the first time in months and today my eyes were hurting when I looked at them they were red and swollen what's wrong?
Hi under my eyes are red, my mom thinks it's from rubbing to hard to get my makeup off. What should we do? Eyes
See your eye doctor: See your eye md to ensure that there is not a more serious problem. ...Read more
Halloween makeup got into eyes last night for several hours. The skin around my eyes is red, burning, and painful still today. How do I treat this?
Check your eyes: And then make sure you go to your eye doctor SOON. If you can invert your lower lid & see black specks from your makeup, you'll probably need to irrigate your eyes with sterile saline until the flecks are washed out. However, it may be more difficult with your upper eyelids. So until you can see your eye doctor, use lubricating eye drops without preservatives. Avoid using makeup remover. Stop using makeup. ...Read more
Eyes started swelling puffy and red when I wore mascra. I stopped wearing makeup. Since then I get long stringy goo in my eyes. What's wrong w/ my eyes?
Allergy?: While you may have had a sensitivity to the mascara, the "stringy goo" you're now having could simply be seasonal allergies. I would recommend seeing an ophthalmologist to be sure. ...Read more
I had an allergic reaction to makeup. My eyes are red swollen and itchy. I have both benadryl (diphenhydramine) and claritin, which would be better to take?
Contact dermatitis: Sounds like you are suffering from allergic contact dermatitis from makeup product. OTC antihistamines can help with itch but the best treatment for contact dermatitis is topical corticosteroid creams. Talk with your doctor and consider scheduling patch testing with an allergist to determine your sensitivities so you can avoid this reaction in the future. ...Read more
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