You can physically see High cholesterol
This is often indicated by the presence of Xanthelasma, Your eyes seem to be puffy, you find some kind of swelling around the eyes, anyone might get scared seeing this. These are nothing but cholesterol deposits which are also known as xanthelasma.
Cholesterol-filled bumps that form under the skin in various areas of the body (most commonly over the eyelids). These bumps may also be triggered by thyroid dysfunction and diabetes.