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DrRussMd, Internist/homeopath
Category: Dermatology
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I have had itching along my lashline for months. Nothing

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I have had itching along my lashline for months. Nothing seems to help. It actually feels like something is crawling along my lashline. My optometrist has prescribed cleansing with baby shampoo, then wipes, then steroid cream then lubricating drops. I wear contacts. Left them alone for a few weeks ...no help. My eyebrows itch too..what is going on and what can I do. I can't wear eye makeup which is a problem as I need to look good for work:-)
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 2 years ago.
Hello
Has this been sampled for the lab?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Has what been sampled? No tests done. Optometrist tells me I have dry eyes.
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 2 years ago.
OK
Do you own birds?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No pets. Just my husband:-)
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 2 years ago.
Demadex mites can infect the lashes....
I would see a dermatologist for a magnified exam.
That would often be undiagnosed, but you would have to have been exposed somewhere.
In any case, I would see a dermatologist at this point.
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