Natural Treatment For Eye Puffiness & Itchiness

Try the following home remedies to handle the swelling on the eye lid and under your eye -

  • Apply warm water compresses on the eye. Take clean washed cotton cloth dip it in warm water and place it on the eyes. Leave for few minutes and repeat again. Regularly follow for 3-4 times daily.
  • If the swelling is caused due to an infection then make a solution containing ¼ tsp baking soda in ½ cup water and wash your eyes with this solution to get rid of the infection.
  • Cut thin cucumber slice and place it on the eyes to reduce the swelling and relax the itching.
  • Sleep well, at least for 8 hours daily and avoid any activity that strains the eyes.
  • Avoid wearing any eye makeup or contact lenses for few days.

Consult a specialist (ophthalmologist) if the itchiness and swelling persists or worsens to know the exact cause and the treatment would follow according.

answered by Dr S

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