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I got punched under my eye and there is a swelling

hi im 13 years old i got punched under my eye it swell and left a black mark under my EYE how can i remove it
Mon, 9 May 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi,
After punch if there was no infection or any other problem of eye black mark will gradually disappear .
But you go for eye check up if not checked after injury as some time after long time some eye problem may arise.
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Dermatologist Dr. Gaurav Patel's  Response
hi
u have post inflammatory pigmentation.
apply NILTAN cream over spot at night
apply good sunscreen lotion
avoid direct sun exposure
wear sun glass
drink plenty of water
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Dermatologist Dr. Bharat Chawda's  Response
Hi!Prince Shahbaz,
Welcome To HealthcareMagic forum,

Usually under the eyes the skin is thin and thus a slight injury also leads to blood collection there.This is called black eyes.You can use thrombophob oint initially for a week and then switch over to sun screen (in day) and hydroquinone cream in night .Sunscreen is must in the morning.

regards,
Dr.chawda
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