Blepharitis

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
  • Itching/Rubbing
  • 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.