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How do i know if i have a black eye?

I was playing soccer, and the ball kicked at the side and front of my face by accident. It is swelling up and hurt. I don't really know if it is or not and not just cuz its black eyes?
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  • Jack taylor


    Because of the direct heat, your eyes may get swollen. If you get hurt and feel pain around the eyes, the eyes nerves may get affected. In addition, the color of the surrounding eyes may be a little dark. You'd better go to see the doctor and have the check. Before this, you can use the cold cloth to cover on the eyes to release the symptom.
  • exotic_scents


    As we know that, when blood and other fluids collect in the space around the eye, a black eye can occur. So in this way, you can know if you have got the black eye. We also say that it is often caused by the injury to the face or the head. Then swelling and dark discoloration can appear. To speed up the healing process of a black eye, you can try using ice to reduce the swelling caused by a black eye. In this way, the bruising will start fading in a few days. And you should know that you can not put a steak on a black eye, for it can possibly cause an eye infection. Then also you can search some information on the internet and see what foods you should avoid. This will help you too.
  • Kimberly quick


    It could cause black eyes. A black eye is bruising in the eye area that appears black color around eyes. In order to determine whether you have black eyes, you can check the following steps. First and foremost, you need to think whether you get any injury to your eye area. For you situation, you are kicked by the soccer on your face, maybe it could affect your eye area. Or you can examine your face to find the answer in a mirror. There is high possibility for having black eye if your eyes are swollen. On the other side, you can open and close your eyes one by one and compare how it feels to each other. It's difficult to do this if you get pain around eye area that could cause black eyes.

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