... de effects I am experiencing. It's been 4 days since I started the drops and have had a headache around my forehead, eyes and nose which lessens periodically. My eyelids and below under my eyes has gotten a little puffy and darker looking and my eyelids are red. I'm hoping these effects will go away eventually but time will tell. ... (11 replies)
... No matter what season though colder months reduce the puffy eyelids quicker and feels better. ... (7 replies)
... its so slightly puffy but it makes my eyes look really weird. ... (1 replies)
... If you find a cure for the red eyelids, please announce it here. Today was a Saturday when I just stayed home and did things like laundry. And my eyelids are without any redness. But an hour after I go to work or shopping or anywhere else, they are so red it looks like I've been crying my heart out. ... (2 replies)
... Since October I have been experiencing bouts of dryness, red and scaly skin on the my eyelid up to my eyebrows and puffy redness under my eyes. I am quite young and know it is nothing to do with age. It seems to only happen in Massachusetts and not California. ... (2 replies)
I am also a guy suffering from MGD. Did you get around to trying the "light therapy"? I am curious but have just recently heard about it. I have finally managed to stabilize my problems but I still get regular flare ups. What works best for me now is a combination of heat compress (once a day), dry eye spray (3 times a day), eye drops (3 times a day), eye scrub with... (37 replies)
... I did go for the IPL (intense pulse light) laser treatment and have had two treatments. I have about 3-4 more treatments to go and it is incredible at the improvement I already have. This actually treats the vessels which cause the glands to dysfunction. You must go for this...it was my sixth try at finding help and it actually does help! I only know of one doctor who does... (37 replies)
... laking. I use it in my hair for my dandruff, then I close my eyes in the shower and use it on my eyes and eyebrows. It has helped my flaking, but the redness and puffy eyelids won't go away. I find it particularly aweful to look in the mirror each day and see my red puffy eyes that won't get better. ... (37 replies)
... Have you tried using a moisturizer for sensitive skin?-one without any fragrance that's labeled as hypo-allergenic? A gentle moisturizer for sensitive skin might help, it sounds like something in it is aggrevating the delicate skin around your eyes. Also be careful not to get any around your eyes at all. If you need moisturizer for your eye area get one labeled for eyes. (1 replies)
... oks like my skin in stretched out!!! I just want my eyes to be normal again, such a horrible place to get a rash or reaction to this. My eyes are SO swollen and puffy in the morning i don't even look like myself. Hoping that once i'm done exams it will clear up, not fun.... if you think of anything else let me know! ... (7 replies)
... Im a 17 teen yr old boy who 5 months ago got swollen eyelids.
its worse in the morning and becomes a little bettter during the day but never fully. their not red or itchy.
My doctor suggested it was allergy, but now after 3 different allergy medications it's still just as bad =\
I also suffer BDD so this is REALLLY REALLY a big problem for me... (1 replies)
... do you have allergies? because i have bags under my eyes, and im guessing mine are from allergies. but i dont know about yours. but if you do have allergies then its possible. (2 replies)
... did u have puffy eyelids? ... (3 replies)
... Thanks very much for that! - when I go back to the doctor I'll ask her about Aclovate. Would it matter if my eyelids arenít dry? The puffiness is directly above the eyelid from the corner of the eye...eyelids seem to be ok - underneath my eyes its also swollen - which makes them stand out like goldfishes eyes!!!! BLAH! :dizzy: (12 replies)
... I was diagnosed with meibomian gland dysorder back in June - my eyelids were very puffy - I went to ophthamologist and he told me to do warm compresses on the eyelid twice a day, but that made my eyes worse - everyday this summer, they were either flaky, puffy, beet red - I looked horrible until I finally got to the dermatologist - who said I probably had seb. dermatitis and... (12 replies)
... About 6 weeks ago I went to eye doctor because of puffy eyelids, soreness. He said I have blocked eyelid glands and to do the hot compresses and the eye massages. ... (50 replies)
... No, I did not have bags under the eyes, eyelids were swollen. I am not prone to having bags under eyes even if I am tired or just woke up but will have puffy eyelids. I looked like eyes were not fully open. When eyes cleared, I could see more of my eyeballs, they did not look so small. ... (36 replies)
... Dear Montgumski,
If you read this post, I have a few questions if you can answer them. You said that if you don't treat meibomitis immediately you may not be able to recover completely. Does that mean your oil glands are permanently damaged after a while? I know you said you're a lot better - what symptoms do you still have? I know you have dry eyes, but do you still have... (4 replies)
... Hello all,
Sometimes when I wake up in the morning, the top of my eyes (the eyelids) are swollen and puffy, and sometimes I wake up the nothing has happened.
Any idea how I can avoid this as it doesn`t look very nice!!
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... If your eyelids are puffy and your eyes are red, it sounds to me like you have got some sort of inflammation going on. ... (1 replies)