Periorbital puffiness


Self -care includes placing cool compresses over the eyes and getting enough sleep. Sleeping with the head slightly raised may prevent fluid from accumulating around the eyes.

When to make a doctor's appointment

See a doctor if:

  • Severe and persistent
  • Accompanied by redness, itching, or pain
  • Affects other areas of the body, such as the legs

Last Updated May 25, 2018

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