Cool. The hydrocortisone works great and almost immediately. I bought a tube of 1% for a dollar. Just a very small teeny weeny tiny dab is all you need. Get rid of that ugly eye today. LOL - It really was ugly.View Thread
First, I am a male and do not use makeup. Second, I tried the "elimination process" to no avail. Soap, shampoo, laundry detergent, diet, etc. No change. So I researched the begeebers out of the condition and finally did boil it down to blepharitis or possibly an allergic reaction to something I am unaware of. Most common treatment: hydro-cortisone. Worked like a charm. Nearly completely cleared up in just a few hours. The condition, however, is rather persistent. If I let it go without the hydro-cortisone a couple days it starts to come back. Just the tiniest dab of the "1% H cream" and it is gone in minutes. I suspect that it will eventually disappear without me ever discovering the true cause. I'll be interested to see what happens when it warms up and I can turn the forced air heat off. In the meantime, the symptoms are easily manageable. And thank God, as it had spread to both eyes it was really quite the irritant. Burning, dry, scaly, itchy and ugly. I now keep a tube of the H in the car and at home, but I use it less than 5 times a week.View Thread
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