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What causes humans to have dark circles under their eyes when they are not sleepy?

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Dr. Azita Madjidi
Surgery - Plastics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Many reasons

Ethnicity, pigmentation, thin skin.

In brief: Many reasons

Ethnicity, pigmentation, thin skin.
Dr. Azita Madjidi
Dr. Azita Madjidi
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Dr. James Shire
Facial Plastic Surgery

In brief: Herniated fat pads

The common cause of dark circles under the eye in the shadow created be bulging or herniated fat pads.
This is and relatively easy surgical correction.

In brief: Herniated fat pads

The common cause of dark circles under the eye in the shadow created be bulging or herniated fat pads.
This is and relatively easy surgical correction.
Dr. James Shire
Dr. James Shire
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Dr. Matheson Harris
Ophthalmology

In brief: Many factors

Dark shadow can be due to skin pigmentation, superficial blood vessels, lower eyelid bags due to fat coming forward from the eye socket, and fat atrophy in the midface.
See an oculoplastic surgeon to have this evaluated.

In brief: Many factors

Dark shadow can be due to skin pigmentation, superficial blood vessels, lower eyelid bags due to fat coming forward from the eye socket, and fat atrophy in the midface.
See an oculoplastic surgeon to have this evaluated.
Dr. Matheson Harris
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