How to treat a black eye

You never know when you’ll get a black eye. These tips, as illustrated in the infographic below, may come handy.

While most of the tips seem obvious — use cold compression, take an anti-inflammatory, see the doctor if still bloody — others like massaging the eye and eating pineapple and oranges to reduce swelling come as a surprise.

How to treat a black eye

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By Wells Baum

Wells Baum is a daily blogger and curious explorer of the world who connects the dots between life, arts, and knowledge.