why are my eyelids swollen?

last night i slept at about 2:30 am, i sometimes rub my eyes, eyelashes sometimes get lost in my eye. the other day i woke up with a slightly swollen eyelid (right eyelid to be specific) , no big deal. today, i woke up and my eyelid was much more puffy than the day before. and now when i blink it causes a slight puncturing pain to my eyeball. please help? why is my eyelids swollen? what caused it?

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  • Anonymous
    10 years ago
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    pink eye?

    seriously go to a doctor.

    it could be contagious.

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  • msmag
    Lv 7
    10 years ago

    try washing your eyes with 50% baby shampoo 50% water for today if it's not better by tomorrow you need to see your doctor it could be conjunctivitis and it very contagious, and if your not careful you can get sores on your eyes that a very hard to clear up. I sure hope you feel better.

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  • 10 years ago

    maybe a spider lowered itself from the ceiling and drank

    from your tears

    or

    it could just be a simple allergy to

    dust or dust mites on your pillow

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  • 10 years ago

    Its probably because you have a boil in your eye. That happens if you actually do.

    Source(s): I've experienced that before and that's what my mum told me.
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  • 10 years ago

    Could be allergies or something irritating your eyes.

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  • 10 years ago

    Heard of a doctor ?

    Try seeing one.

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  • Anonymous
    10 years ago

    try popping by the clinic

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