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burn sensation on my left eyelid its red itchy and puffy..facial

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I have a burn sensation on my left eyelid its red itchy and puffy after a facial
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. PG replied 5 years ago.

Dr. PG :

hi

Dr. PG :

welcome to just answer

Dr. PG :

since when are you having the problem?

Customer:

last thursday i had a facial at centre parcs and i felt a slight tingling sensation but thought nothing ,more then on friday i notice after i put make up on it began to get very itchey since then i havent worn any but the symptoms are still there

Customer:

and my eye is watery too,

Dr. PG :

ok

Dr. PG :

are haing problem in one eye only?

Dr. PG :

any similar problem in other part of face?

Customer:

no

Dr. PG :

ok

Dr. PG :

you seem to have an allergic reaction

Dr. PG :

the treatment that you can take is

Dr. PG :

oral anti-allergic medicines like benadryl

Dr. PG :

apply cold compresses to the affected area

Customer:

do i need a prescription for this

Dr. PG :

you can also apply 1% hydrocortisone ointment on the affected skin if there is no open lesion

Dr. PG :

no, you would not need prescription

Dr. PG :

these are available over the counter

Customer:

thank you

Dr. PG :

if there is no improvement then you would need to see your doctor for a first hand evaluation

Dr. PG :

you are most welcome

Dr. PG :

do get back for ay clarification

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Customer:

should this medicine take the swelling down ?

Dr. PG :

if it is an allergic reaction, then the swelling would go down

Customer:

Great il press the green button

Dr. PG :

all the best

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