Advice 1: How to get rid of puffiness in the morning

Swelling in the morning, most often appear on the face, especially around the eyes. They can be triggered by overwork, lack of sleep, late working at the computer, eating at night large amounts of fluid including alcohol, Smoking, salty food, etc. If you are healthy, these irregular swelling, and get rid of them easy. But it may be "the first bell", speaking about some systemic disorders in the body – kidney, heart or endocrine. In this case, will only treatment of the underlying cause.
How to get rid of puffiness in the morning
You will need
  • -chamomile, mint, sage, lime blossom, calendula, lemon balm;
  • -cucumber or potato;
  • -corn silk;
  • -hawthorn, rose hips, lemon and orange peel.
Start your morning with a little exercise. It can be even ordinary squats, which activate all the processes in the body, including the outflow of liquid. Then take a contrast shower, from warm water to cool, but not cold.
For washing, use cold water, perhaps, highly carbonated, and thus you will get a great massage with bubbles and salts and minerals strengthen the skin.
Massage the area around the eyes. This must be done very carefully, without stretching the skin, just Pat with fingertips and light pressure. Spend some time on the upper eyelid from the nose to the temples, and then lower.
In the evening prepare a decoction of equal amounts (or one of the herbs) chamomile, peppermint, sage, lime blossom, calendula, lemon balm per Cup of boiling water. Let cool and pour into special cubes to freeze. In the morning, massage this cube skin around the eyes. This method is not suitable if you have problems with the blood vessels on the face.
Good against swelling helps poultice of grated cucumber or potato, imposed on the face for a quarter of an hour.
Before going to bed (2-3 hours) try to drink less liquid. If thirsty, you can eat a couple of juicy fruit. During the day you can drink freely, but not more than two liters per day.
From edema of different nature helps the use of infusion of corn stigmas. For this dessert spoon of raw materials pour a glass of boiling water and steep three hours. It is necessary to drink a tablespoon every three hours during the week.
If swelling associated with heart trouble, you can try this drink. At night brew in a thermos this mixture: evenly hawthorn and rose hips, lemon and orange peel to taste (preliminarily pour over boiling water). In the morning you can drink and, if you like, sweeten your drink with honey.
Reduce salt intake, because a large number of can hold water in the body.
In the evening rinse thoroughly with makeup. If you use rich cream after it is absorbed, remains always wipe it with a tissue.
Sometimes swelling can be the result of an Allergy to chicken feathers, so if possible, use orthopedic pillow and padding. And do not choose a low pillow to keep blood properly circulating in the body.
The room in which you sleep, often ventilate, especially at night. This will contribute to a better relaxation and a decrease or disappearance of edema.
If swelling appear due to pregnancy, check your diet. To relieve the kidneys will help half a liter of fresh juice in the morning, vegetable soup at lunch and at dinner – a glass of juice or yogurt. Salt intake during this period reduce to the minimum dose.

Advice 2 : What to do if swollen eyelids

Forever is probably one of the most sensitive parts of our face that issue all that happens to us. Namely: lack of sleep, chronic fatigue, disease. At the slightest ailment becomes apparent, as skin around the eyelids dims appear under the lower eyelid "bags" of fatigue. For more complex health problems the eyelids may start to swell.
swollen eyelids what to do

Puffiness, or swelling of the eyelids is, first and foremost, the reason to go to the doctor. Swelling can one eyelid (upper or lower), or both. Swelling of the eyelids can be painful or painless. Painful swelling century associated usually with the infection.

Causes of eyelid swelling:

  • infection;
  • allergies;
  • fluid retention.

Infection that can cause swelling of the century

  1. Conjunctivitis. Is an inflammation of the mucous membranes and/or conjunctiva. When inflammation is very clearly expressed symptoms of redness of eyes, severe itching, begins to stand out pus.
  2. Barley. Disease of the eyelids due to infections in the formation of the eyelashes. Is accompanied by not only pain but also swelling of the entire century. In the absence of treatment may be accompanied by purulent secretions.
  3. Orbital cellulitis. Acute infection of the tissues of the eyes caused by a stye or insect bite. Accompanied, as a rule, fever and extremely painful sensations in the region of the century. This disease affects the fibrous part of the century. When not treated can have serious complications, such as partial loss of vision or lead to blindness.
  4. A high level of protein in the urine. Can be a cause of nephrotic syndrome, as a result, swelling of the eyelids.
  5. Eye herpes. The pathogen can be a common herpes or chickenpox. Formed on the cornea inflammation and scarring.
  6. Graves ' Disease. It is a hereditary autoimmune disease. The symptoms are swollen, swollen, enlarged eyelids, bulging eyes and double vision.

Painless swelling of the eyelids may be the reason for allergies and excess fluid in the body. The excess can be caused by excessive alcohol consumption or liquids in principle, pregnancy, increased levels of hormones during menstruation. For painful swollen eyelids you must first consult doctor. Self-treatment due to improper diagnosis can lead to serious complications.


With the appearance of a swelling century, first and foremost, abstain from any kind of makeup, whether cream or decorative cosmetics, and also from wearing contact lenses. Apply a sterile gauze bandage to the eye, soaked in clean water. In no case do not RUB the eye.

If the reason for the swelling of the eyelids is an Allergy, the doctor will prescribe you antihistamines, – blockers, such as loratadine. For the treatment of conjunctivitis will be offered drops and ointments.

Refrain from self-use of drugs that can cause increase in eye pressure.

There are numerous causes of swelling of the eyelids, and any of these reasons, it is best to see a doctor. Even with a seemingly simple symptom may be the appearance of something very dangerous like a tumor.

Treatment swelling of the eyelids is almost always held at home, in addition to orbital cellulitis, its treatment should be intravenous by the insertion of antibiotic under medical supervision.

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