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  • noun

Synonyms for eyelid

either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eye

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Shock: | drooping eyelid down to hayfever She has since suf fered from a number of life-changing symptoms, including extreme toms, including extreme fatigue, anxiety, chronic headaches, insomnia, frequent nose bleeds, extreme upper body stiffness and pain, and sensitivity to light.
Joan Wilson, 66, of Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough, started suffering from a drooping eyelid in late February this year.
Adele was such a fan she once wore an eye patch, for no reason other than to emulate her heroine, who was covering up a drooping eyelid.
Doctors wrongly blamed his confusion and drooping eyelid on his learning disability.
I knew about that because Carol's mother had suffered from it and it had left her with a drooping eyelid.
The short-term problem, if you inject in the wrong location, can be a drooping eyelid.
One of the benefits of this new topical anesthesia technique is the elimination of the temporary double vision and drooping eyelid that sometimes occurs with a needle-injected anesthetic.
In cosmetic use, this means that the client wilcomplain of inappropriate faciaexpression such as drooping eyelid, uneven smile or loss of ability to close the eye.
Chancellor Gordon Brown proved again yesterday, in his eighth budget, that no one can match him as the master of the drooping eyelid.
When this occurs, surgical reattachment of the levator muscle is required to correct the drooping eyelid.
Gordon has combined his specialized expertise in ophthalmology and cosmetic eyelid surgery to develop Drop N' Lift(TM) -- a method to instantly lift a drooping eyelid with the instillation of an eye drop called Apraclonidine.
Besides affecting vision, having drooping eyelids can affect the way a person feels emotionally," says Nebil Bill Aydin, M.
Botulinum neurotoxin causes muscle paralysis, resulting in symptoms including blurred vision, drooping eyelids, slurred speech, difficulty swallowing, dry mouth and upper body muscle weakness.
Other side effects of BOTOX Cosmetic include : dry mouth, discomfort or pain at the injection site, tiredness, headache, neck pain, and eye problems: double vision, blurred vision, decreased eyesight, drooping eyelids, swelling of your eyelids, and dry eyes.
Other side effects of BOTOX include : dry mouth, discomfort or painat the injection site, tiredness, headache, neck pain, and eye problems: double vision, blurred vision,decreased eyesight, drooping eyelids, swelling of your eyelids, and dry eyes.