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How do I heal a bruise under eye that won't go away?

I got hit in the eye back in October it is now January in the bruise slight but it still won't go away what are some solution to this problem I'm brown skin so I don't want to do laser that will forever leave a scar. What can I do to speed up the natural healing process or any other procedure  that can go good with brown skin
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Hello and welcome to the forum.  Thanks for your question but we're sorry you have had a lengthy period of bruising on your face.  How long have you had it?  Normally after 10 to 14 days, it turns to a slightly different color.  If your bruise is not going away, we advice seeing your doctor.  https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/326260#appearance-on-dark-skin  If you have any of the following, it is recommended to see your doctor:
numbness in the area
loss of function in a nearby joint or muscle
vision impairment
a bruise that keeps growing
a bruise lasting longer than 2 weeks
a bruise near a fractured or sprained bone
a bruise in the abdomen with no known cause

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