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Dr. Chip, Doctor (non-eye specialty)
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Can allergies cause your skin above the eyes to itch and get

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Can allergies cause your skin above the eyes to itch and get puffy and my eyes themselves feel very dry ,scratchy
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 2 months ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

Yes, indeed, allergies can cause the areas around the eyes to get itchy and puffy and the eyes themselves to be dry and scratchy

I recommend benedryl, Claritin or Zyrtec along with Nasonex nasal spray to treat all that

Please let me know if you need any more information