Black Eye - Treatment

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Published: June 25

After having a lengthy and difficult cornea transplant surgery, my eye was BLACK down into my cheek. I used arnica creme on the areas NOT up close to the eye and found each day a dramatic difference. I have always used it on any bruising with equal success. Added note my doctor was amazing and I am now seeing 20/40 with a soft lens after two months. Next transplant scheduled for July!.

Published: June 25

Manual Lymph Drainage Therapy performed by a massage therapist or physical therapist with special training can really help get rid of the swelling and discoloration. Expensive for daily treatments, but well worth it if you are an actor, public figure, or just don't want to go around with a bad shiner..