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I have Glaucoma and dry eyes. My plastic surgeon recommended chemical peel under my eyes. Is this okay?

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Plastic surgeon
Baltimore, MD
United States
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  dry eye
October 6, 2009 8:17 AM

It depend on the depth of the peel.
Medium depth and deep peels may pull the lower lid down and aggrivate the dry eye.To protect against that your plastic surgeon can suture the (more)
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Plastic surgeon
New York, NY
United States
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February 21, 2009 8:39 PM

Chemical peel can pull your lower eyelids down and make your dry eyes worse.

Hard to know what you should have done -- if anything -- without a detailed exam. (more)
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