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what can I do

what can I do to get rid of really puffy eyes?
my sister in law has bad allergies and now her eyes are all puffy and swollen, she already has taken medicine for it but they are still extremely puffy/swollen what can they do?

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Lovin_mybaby5

Asked by Lovin_mybaby5 at 12:02 PM on Sep. 30, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • I have been told warm teabags will reduce the puffyness....but im not sure if it would work or not.
    Shelii

    Answer by Shelii at 12:04 PM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • I use Oil of Olay's eye roller - it reduces puffiness really well. Cool teabags work nicely too.
    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 12:05 PM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • Cucumbers are a well-known remedy for puffy eyes, and this home remedy is still considered one of the most effective ways to make tired eyes appear awake and bright. Cucumbers have a high water content, and an ice-cold cucumber can greatly reduce under eye swelling. Cut cold cucumbers into thick slices. Find a place to relax, put your head back, and unwind with a slice over each eye for about ten minutes, or until the cucumber becomes warm.
    MTM

    Answer by MTM at 12:07 PM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • Two answers are correct, warm teabags and cucumbers, also some people use preparation-H which also reduces swelling.
    Momabear455

    Answer by Momabear455 at 1:04 PM on Sep. 30, 2010

  • cold cucumber slices
    sarasmommy777

    Answer by sarasmommy777 at 5:33 PM on Oct. 2, 2010

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