Puffy Eyes Treatment
- Get rid of puffy eyes
Puffy eyes is a very common skin or beauty
problems, it can be curable. Fluids get trapped in the tissues under
the eyes. Usually the eyes are puffiest when you awake. Puffy eyes
can also be a sign of sinus and allergy problems. The skin around
the eyes is very thin and is full of blood vessels which make it
very sensitive. In cases where puffy eyes are severe and persistent
or are accompanied by pain, discomfort,
blurry vision, or other conditions, an optometrist should be
contacted about the problem.
Causes of puffy eyes
Puffy eyes can be caused by many factors. Here is
the list of some causes:
Fluid retention such as due to changes in
weather or hormone levels
Allergies or dermatitis, especially if
puffiness is accompanied by redness and itching.
Late Nights and Stress. Yes, stress can wreck
havoc on the eyes too.
lack of sufficient sleep.
This can be caused by different factors such as
too much sodium in a diet causing water retention, tossing and
turning and not getting enough sleep, excessive drinking of alcohol,
and others as well.
Symptoms of puffy eyes
How to get right puffy
eyes and home remedies to treat puffy eyes
Take a metal spoon and run it under cold water.
Place the metal on the puffy area
for at least 60 seconds.
Apply hemorrhoid cream (look
for brands that contain ingredients of yeast and shark's
liver oil) to the puffy area. Insiders have known
for years that in just the way it gets the swelling out of
that other area, it works the same way
for the face.
Thin cucumber slices used as compresses over
closed eyes will relieve sore, puffy eyes.
A black tea bag soaked in cold water on each eye
for ten minutes will reduce swelling caused by fluid
retention. Gently press from inner to outer corners to hasten
Avoid salty foods, which cause the under eye area
(and the rest of your body) to hold fluid.
Elevate your head when you sleep, to keep fluid
from settling around your eyes.
The following list is only a few of the remedies
and may not work
Wash face with ice cold water
Limit sodium intake
Drink plenty of water to clean out your
Place two slices of cool cucumber on the eyes
for several minutes
Moisten two tea bags in cold water, chill
them in the refrigerator and place them over closed eyelids
for several minutes
For allergy related puffy eyes, find out the item causing
the allergic reaction and minimize its use; doctors may also
provide medication in the
form of shots or prescription drugs
Soothing Eye creams with aloe and Vitamin E
can be applied to the eyes