Red spots and other rashes under the eyes of a child: we will discuss the main causes
Redness in the eye area of the baby always makes the parents prick up their ears. The appearance of points, rash, pimples, spots can be due to different reasons, and in order to determine the specific, you need to show the child to a specialist. Let’s try to figure out what these signs can say.
To understand what factors could cause redness, pay attention to their nature and the attendant symptoms.
Red dots on the eyelids, around the eyes or under them, reminiscent of freckles, may appear in children after vomiting or severe hysteria. Usually they pass independently, without requiring special treatment or provoking unpleasant symptoms.
Redness can also be a consequence of the individual characteristics of the subcutaneous tissue. The kid can thus have no problems with sleep and appetite. Then there is no cause for concern.
Red spots under the eyes of a child in the form of pimples are considered normal in the first few months of the baby’s life, if they did not arise due to illness or a violation of the hormonal background.
The reason in this case is that mother hormones are injected into the blood of the child and provoke rashes. Usually pimples are visible immediately, sometimes they are only felt under the skin to the touch. However, the causes of acne can be different.
In addition, pimples under the eyes, not provoking inflammation, may be a consequence of the underdevelopment of the excretory glands in infants. In this case, they pass themselves 2-3 months later.
Besides pimples can appear under the eyes, on the face and on the body, if the nursing mother does not eat properly, and certain foods cause an allergic reaction in the baby. Then the rashes will provoke severe itching. Reaction is also possible for household and chemical products, feathers in pillows.
The red pimple on the lower eyelid can talk about halyazione. The disease resembles barley, but barley eventually opens itself and completely disappears, and haljazion becomes firm and promotes the formation of a dense capsule. In this case, tearfulness of the eye, edema in the upper part of the face is possible.
Redness in the form of pimples on the eyelids and under the eyes can be the result of such conditions: