Why is one eye always puffy under? (photos)

I have extreme puffiness under one eye consistently. Why is this? Nothing works to get rid of it and I'm allergic to all eye creams for puffiness.

Doctor Answers 3

Under eye puffiness

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Thank you for your question.  It is difficult to determine the exact nature of your issue without an in-person evaluation.  However, based on the photo provided, non-surgical treatments with fillers or lasers may provide some improvement.  


Newport Beach Oculoplastic Surgeon

Under eye area

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It is difficult to say the reason for the swelling without an evaluation.  It could be genetic, sinus issues, allergies, etc.  There are treatments available to help improve the area.  I recommend a consultations with a board certified plastic surgeon in your area to discuss options.  You may find some improvement with fillers or laser treatments.

Uneven Eye Bags--lasers, fillers, microneedling/prp

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I recommend getting a formal evaluation. Fillers, lasers, microneedling/PRP can help this area to create symmetry. I suggest you see an expert in facial sculpting. Best, Dr. Emer.

Jason Emer, MD
Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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