Puffy Eyes refers to the condition in which the eyes get swollen and the cause of this condition could be stress, some form of allergy or due to fluid retention. There are also people who get Puffy Eyes due to normal ageing process or due to regular alcohol intake.
HOW IS PUFFY EYELIDS DIAGNOSED?
An ophthalmologist diagnoses puffy eyes through physical examination of the eyes. A magnifying tool may also be used to visualize any bacteria, virus in the eye. To confirm the diagnose a swab test of the fluid in the eye will be performed..
HOW IS PUFFY EYELIDS TREATED?
The best way to treat Puffy Eyelids is to keep the eyes clean and free of any foreign substance. While the doctor treats the condition after a thorough examination of the eye, antibiotics and ointments provide immediate relief.
DID YOU KNOW?
This problem usually goes away in a few hours but if not consult a doctor to be sure.