If you notice soft or hard yellow patches on the inside corners of your eyelids, you might have xanthelasma.
Xanthelasma (or xanthelasma palpebrarum) is a sharply demarcated yellowish deposit of fat underneath the skin, usually on or around the eyelids. While they are neither harmful nor painful, these minor growths may be disfiguring and can be removed.
They are common in people of Asian origin and those from the Mediterranean region
Even though xanthelasma itself won’t hurt you, it could be a sign that you’re at higher risk for heart disease. So don’t ignore this skin condition. Get it checked by your doctor.
Ingredients: Potato, cucumber , coconut oil
How to prepare: Peel the potato and cucumber and grate them separately, take equal quantities of both and mix well
Direction for use: Apply on the affected area around the eyes , leave for 20-25 minutes.
Rinse with cold water.
Take a little coconut oil on the tips of your fingers and massage on the dark circles in circular motion, first clockwise and then anticlockwise.
Leave this overnight
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Poisons can be injected, inhaled or swallowed
Poisoning should be suspected if a person is sick for unknown reason….Poor ventilation can aggravate Inhalation poisoning
A poison Can Be:
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