The lower eyelid of the right eye is twitching.


Any discomfort sensations upset and alarm people. No one will remain absolutely calm if he feels that from time to time the lower eyelid of his right eye is twitching. What to do in such a situation and how dangerous is this condition to health? Why do we face this unpleasant symptom?

Most people at least once in their life felt the twitching of their eyelids. But not everyone was able to quickly and without medical intervention forget about this problem. What measures to take so that involuntary eye movements do not recur, and whether to consult a doctor depends on what the phenomenon is caused by.

Why do the muscles of the eyelids stop obeying the master?

causes of a nervous tic on the lower right eyelid

Experts say that the causes of a nervous tic on the right lower eyelid may be the following.

  • Eyestrain

Long-term work at the computer, reading an e-book and playing on a cell phone or tablet, reading in poor light are factors that provoke not only a century of shivering, but also pain in the eyes, redness of the sclera.

  • Nerve strain or shock

Constant performance of important tasks, life difficulties, frequent unrest, lack of sleep, stressful situations and conflicts lead to chronic fatigue and disruptions of the nervous system. Such a symptom is not uncommon in acute or sluggish neurosis, depressive states. It should be noted that the lower eyelid of the right eye begins to twitch due to psychological trauma not immediately, but some time after unpleasant events.

  • Lack of nutrients in the body

The body may be deficient in vitamins and minerals necessary for conduction in the synapses of the eye muscles. Most often this happens during the cold season.

  • Facial hemispasm

facial nerve pathology

This is the pathology of the facial nerve. Because of its development, muscles on the right or left side of the face are trembling. When hemispasm convulsions appear unexpectedly, with the strengthening of muscle contractions even causes a normal conversation, exercise or a banal quarrel.

  • Nistgam - involuntary oscillations of the eyeball

Such fluctuations occur due to poor eyesight, observation of objects that move too quickly in space, damage to certain parts of the brain, poisoning with drugs or drugs.

  • Brain tumors

Neoplasms in the brain disrupt the functioning of the central nervous system.

  • Suffered injuries and illnesses

Failures in the transmission of nerve impulses, manifested by twitching of the lower eyelid, are possible after:

  • brain concussion;
  • skull injuries;
  • neurological diseases;
  • heavy labor.

How to regain control over your movements?

get rid of a nervous tick

Those who wish to get rid of a nervous tic need to find out what the eye is twitching of, because the lower eyelid is set in motion due to a cause related to the state of the whole organism. It is necessary to analyze your lifestyle, in order to exclude serious diseases, to be examined in the clinic. It is recommended for sufferers of this nervous tremor of the eyelids:

  • achieving complete peace of mind; a visit to a psychologist after traumatic situations;
  • the establishment of the correct mode of work and rest, with walks in the fresh air and a healthy sleep;
  • playing sports;
  • maximum reduction of the load on the organs of vision. If the work is connected with the tension of the eyes, every half hour you need to rest at least 10 minutes;
  • taking vitamins A, C, D, E, group B;
  • Enriching the diet with fish dishes and dairy products, cauliflower, beetroot, carrots, cereals;
  • strict adherence to dosages of drugs;
  • rejection of bad habits.

If the measures listed were ineffective, most likely, it is a serious pathological process, due to which the lower eyelid of the right eye is twitching. The main thing in this case is not to get confused and know what to do: after consulting with your doctor, start treatment! When neuritis doctors prescribe dehydrating and vasodilators. Central nervous system lesions and cancers are treated with antibiotics, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, surgery, or a combination of these methods.

Nervous tic is associated with unpleasant sensations that spoil the health and appearance of a person, reduce performance. However, in most cases, this tremor disappears after a good rest, stabilization of the emotional state and a balanced diet. If the lower eyelid is twitching due to illness, then subject to timely referral to a specialist and taking intensive therapeutic measures, muscles will also involuntarily move.