Blepharitis is a general term for a combination of factors that result in inflammation of the eyelids and crusting of the eyelashes. It is often the result of a bacterial infection, an allergic reaction, or abnormalities in the function of oil glands in the lids.
A chronic conditions, the main goal is to keep blepharitis under control by eliminating bacteria on the lids to reduce inflammation and irritation.
What are the Symptoms?
- Recurrent Styes
- Irritated/Red/Inflamed eyelids
- Dry Eyes
How is it Treated?
- Tea Trea Oil based lid scrubs or foam
- Hypochlorous Acid lid scrubs or foam
**In-Office lid treatments to manually debride the lids
We are more than happy to perform a Dry Eye evaluation if you believe you may be suffering from Blepharitis or another eye lid condition! Ives Eyecare believes in a tailored approach for each patient.