... and I still get swelling under my eyebrows and the rest of my face becomes puffy and round. My eyes feel heavy most of the time. Like you, I am thin. ... (6 replies)
... Has anyone else had a puffy face with hypo? ... (6 replies)
... Thanks for your response. Yes, the SEA SALT water is what I drink on occasion after I see my puffy face in the mirror right before I step out of the house. I don't want to look like a puffy marshmallow for the world to see. Can't help but be vain sometimes. ... (5 replies)
... I have had a puffy face especially when I first started treatment for hashi's. ... (5 replies)
... My puffy face seems to come back with a vengeance since I stopped Armour during the first week of December. ... (13 replies)
... Puffy face and eyes are symptoms of being hypothyroid, but with me, my face didn't swell and then go back down in cycles. My face and eyes swelled and didn't go back down until I had been on Armour for awhile and then slowly I lost some of the puffiness in my face and upper eyelids. ... (3 replies)
... I see that too in pictures. Really upsets me esp. when I know that 50 years from now, I'll see pics that are inconsistent. Maybe I should make sure that people take pics of me right after I take my Armour.
Also, I've found that drink lots of water with 1/4 teaspoon of sea salt helps tone down the puffiness within 2-3 hours. (5 replies)
... To further prevent any moisture from being reabsorbed, the salt refiners add aluminosilicate of sodium or yellow prussiate of soda as desiccants plus different bleaches to the final salt formula. ... (13 replies)
... You drink salt water to get rid of the puffiness? ... (13 replies)
... Eating too much junk food can absolutely make you puffy. People often assume it's the salt, but it's more likely to be all the processed carbs. The best way to fix it is to eat ultra low-carb for a day or two. Jut cut out anything sugary or starchy. Eat lots of veggies and meat/eggs. Fats too. It's almost impossible to be puffy when you're eating low-carb.
I don't think... (3 replies)
... The swelling I've got isn't just in my feet. I can leave pits all the way up my shin bones. Hands are puffy. Face is puffy. Boobs are puffy! Well one is anyway. I slept on my side. I wonder what would happen if I sleep on my tummy? ... (264 replies)
... Austria, I was told, I was born with small thyroid. My diagnosis is Hypotireosis and take hormons for that. For thyroid is good to drink milk, eat sea food, sea salt etc. ... (4 replies)
... ir has changed to course and dry as well. I get dizzy all the time to the point I have to sit down. It gets worse in stores. My Doctor said to cut down on my salt intake for the dizziness? ... (2 replies)
... as you do when you have the cholestrol and glucose levels checked or does it make a difference?
Thanks for the suggestion to try the HealthCheck folks, they ARE here in Podunk USA after all. Signed up yesterday and am waiting on my paperwork now. I keep reading here and elsewhere and just learn more and more daily. One website I visited had lots of hypo folks telling at... (4 replies)
... Yes I also get a metallic taste in my mouth and swollen puffy skin. ... (10 replies)
... p.s. doyou get hair loss also (7 replies)
... y TSh is now a 1.0, it has been 1 year since going hypo, but I still have symptoms of fatigue, and eyebrows wont grow back and some facial changes in my skin, my face and eyes are puffy, and I get brain fog. These symptoms have not gone away despite my normal TSH levels. ... (7 replies)
... i dont know what my thyroid condition is from? but i eat loads of unwashed fruit an veg &raw carrots etc maybe i shouldnt doctors dont tell me anything the things i need for my anemia seem to contridict the food i should use for my thyroid condition????????? any coments welcome love to everyonexxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxkat (24 replies)
... I dont carry the gene for celiac disease, but since I have eliminated gluten and cut down on salt also, I feel much better than I did before. ... (24 replies)
... I've just recently noticed it for about the last year. I've been hypo for 30 yrs and always had a long thin face now I have a big round face and I hate it. At first I just thought it was aging but I'm puffy all over my face and eyes. ... (8 replies)