Regular use of eye wipes helps keep allergens away from eyelids and eyelashes, and may alleviate eye allergy symptoms. Using eye wipes after spending a lot of time in front of the screen can help relieve dry eyes, blurred vision, redness, and more. Using eyelid wipes as part of a daily eyelid hygiene routine is beneficial to overall eye health. Tea tree oil is a natural antiseptic for certain organisms that cause eyelid irritation, which can cause dry eyes and sties.
Eyelid wipes formulated with tea tree oil are effective in eliminating bacteria, debris and dandruff, but are not too strong to cause irritation. They also provide hydration and skin-firming hyaluronate to tighten eye wrinkles as an added bonus. Eyelid wipes can help remove crusts and dirt around the eyelids and eyelashes. The removal of these materials reduces the risk of infections.
In addition to cleansing the eyelids, the wipes help extract oil from the Meibomian glands, improving the stability of the tear film. Eyelid scrubs are gentle cleansers that soothe inflamed eyelids and help treat some eye conditions. They eliminate bacteria, oils and crusts that form along the lash line. This helps to relieve itching and inflammation.
Cleaning your eyelids every day, especially if you wear makeup, can improve dry eye symptoms and prevent dry eyes from getting worse. In any case, Blephadex eyelid wipes can serve as an adjunct to a more complex treatment for dry eye and as a way to help control some of the side effects of the condition. Because of the amount of material captured by the eyelids and eyelashes, eyelid hygiene is essential to prevent possible complications. For more information about Blephadexâ¨ eyelid wipes and other treatment options for dry eye, be sure to contact the Wicker Park Eye Center.
Using a warm compress before using an eyelid wipe can help you remove more fat and improve symptoms of dry eyes.