... I recently started the compresses and baby shampoo again, but I read on here that hot compresses might actually create a hospitable environment for more bacteria... ... (0 replies)
Thanks for your reference to my posting.
I've tried most stuff and all except bicarbonate of soda or salt are irritants.
I was interested to read of the bumps (was it) on the eyelids. The tear ducts to which you refer are near the inner corner of your eye top and bottom near nose and there is one only on the top and bottom.
If you have bumps along the... (5 replies)
... n two months and I haven't had an incident of my blepharitis. Daily, I've been treating it with warmth, ocusoft eye wipes, and baby shampoo. I also started using dandruff shampoo on my hair and eyebrows. ... (5 replies)
... For the past year I was experiencing what I thought was chronic conjunctivitis -- went through several rounds of antibiotic drops from the doctor but it would always come back, like clockwork about once a month. I stopped wearing contacts and eye makeup altogether. Finally, about three weeks ago, I went to see an ophthalmologist, who said I had mild blepharitis (he didn't say... (5 replies)
... dandruff shampoo and have tried about three different brands! And yes, my doctor was a complete moron lol. ... (2 replies)
... dandruff shampoo and it is so widely used it is quite possible that people with medical causes of this condition are not aware that their shampoo could be making it worse, particularly if the shampoo is used on the eyebrows. ... (3 replies)
... It all depends what is causing it and how you treat it. Blepharitis is a symptom rather than a disease in its own right. However, it can be very persistent if it is ignored. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for writing. I find your answer very interesting. I also have being using dandruff shampoo on my eyebrows, as well as cleaning the eyelashes with Selsun Blue. ... (13 replies)
... dandruff shampoo that I also used on my eyebrows. The blepharitis was driving me mad and my dermatologist went through all the possiblilties. ... (13 replies)
... Hello! I have had blepharitis for a year now. I am treating it the way you're supposed to with the warm compresses and eyelid cleaning. I find that my eyelids are quite thick. ... (0 replies)
... posterior blepharitis along with dry eye. ... (4 replies)
... Would any dandruff shampoo with Tar in it work? ... (10 replies)
... How long did it take you to get your bleph under control with the dandruff shampoo? ... (10 replies)
... I have "minor" blepharitis but have recently noticed that my eyes irritate me and are swollen when I wake up in the morning. ... (1 replies)
... I know how frustrating blepharitis can be especially when conventional treatments don't work. ... (10 replies)
... It isn't blepharitis itself, but blepharitis can cause it. ... (10 replies)
... In early 2011 I starting having chronic blepharitis and scalp dandruff. ... (0 replies)
... dandruff shampoos are frequently implicated in this condition, especially if the shampoo is used on the eyebrows. I don't know if this is your case but, if you do use such a shampoo, try changing to another brand. ... (2 replies)
... dandruff shampoo and I have to be careful to keep it well away from my eyes or it causes blepharitis just as you describe it. ... (7 replies)
... Anyway, I was told first off that it was blepharitis which I didn't believe. Afterall, how could that come on so suddenly? ... (12 replies)