... This is a no brainer, but for females with blepharitis, be sure all your eye cosmetics are hypoallergenic. Mascara, eye shadow and anti-wrinkle creams are notorious for adding to the sensitivity of eyelid inflammation, so look for hypoallergenic everything that you put anywhere near your eyes. (7 replies)
... Moldova, thanks for info that blepharitis also causes itching, not just my allergies which are LIFELONG, and long term diabetes retinopathy and cataract surgeries, autoimmune diseases too. ... (7 replies)
... My tertible itching have nothing to do with allergy. It's due to a very dry eyes and Blepharitis as a result. ... (7 replies)
... I also have Blepharitis because of dry eyes. I experience same symptoms as you do. ... (7 replies)
I was diagnosed with Blepharitis based on only few symptoms: itchy dry eyes, slightly puffy lids. My Dr put me on Restesis and all symptoms disapeared. I had never had flakiness or crust either.
I will have to be on Restesis for the rest of my life. As long as i dont have to wake up in a middle of the night with itchy eyes - i will use this great product.
Good... (1 replies)
... About 9 months ago I woke up and my left eye was in stinging, searing pain. It went away, and my vision has been unaffected, but since then I've had dry eyes in both eyes.
However, on the occasions when I manage to produce tears and cry (emotional tears), only the right eye produces tears. The left remains dry. I also feel a lump in the lacrimal gland area, a foreign body... (7 replies)
... I am almost 28 and have had my pinguecula since I was 20. I really hate them, they make me really unhappy. I have had posterior blepharitis or mgd for two years, it was left undiagnosed and untreated for over a year. ... (0 replies)
Glad to hear that you are cured.
I understand that Wet Ones are meant for wiping hands only as the ingredients are harmful to the eyes.
Can you tell exactly how you wipe your eyes with it without getting into any problems.
Regards, (19 replies)
... I had blepharitis for about 5 years, about 2 years after I started wearing contacts. i think the contacts made it worse along with dry eye. The Restasis never did work very well. ... (6 replies)
... benny j, how long did you have blepharitis before going to do this procedure? ... (6 replies)
... Hey benny how long did you have blepharitis for before you say the doctor? ... (6 replies)
... Hi Lucy,
This is just such an embarrasing problem.
Just wondering do you think that blepharitis can be passed on to intimate parts of someones body, if you had been rubbing your eyes when they was really badly inflamed with this horrid disease, and then you handled ones intimate parts.
All the doctors i have seen, dont think it can be passed on to intimate parts.
Regards... (19 replies)
... Just wanted to let you know that after I killed the Blepharitis I looked up why. ... (19 replies)
... The reason these wipes work is that Blepharitis is caused by staphylococcus. ... (19 replies)
... As mentioned above I always keep my eyelids closed when washing them with baby shampoo and it has been recommended by a doctor & an eye specialist.
I wasn't aware that there as also bacterial blepharitis, I was always under the impression it all came under the same umbrella.
So with bacterial would a dose of antibiotics generally calm the condition or completely remove... (13 replies)
... Baby shampoo is the doctor recommended treatment for Blepharitis, if it's not caused by bacteria. However it should follow a hot compress for 5 minutes on the eyes to loosen up the **** clogging the glands. Then baby shampoo is effective at washing out the ****. The eyelids should be closed and the lashes gently washed with your finger.
I've been doing this for a couple... (13 replies)
... staphylococcal blepharitis, seborrhoeic blepharitis and meibomian blepharitis. All three types can cause similar symptoms. ... (27 replies)
... Were you ever given an antibiotic treatment? Sometimes Blepharitis is caused by bacteria; that might account for the inflamed lid. (13 replies)
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... I have blepharitis with a number of other things, floaters, pvd, light sensitivity, seeing spots after looking at light or glare coming off objects. ... (13 replies)