Home Remedy for Swollen Eyes
Eyes that are chronically red and swollen may indicate that you have a med michael kors canada ical condition called blepharitis. Inflamed, crusty and/or greasy eyelids, excessive tearing, dry eyes, red eyes, light sensitivity and eyelash loss are also ch michael kors canada aracteristic of blepharitis. Swollen eyes caused by this condition occurs due to malfunctioning of the oil glands that grow along your lash line and can be the result of such conditions as rosacea, allergies, seborrheic dermatitis and lash mites. Once diagnosed, blepharitis usually requires a long term plan of care directed by your physician, as it’s generally chronic in nature and tends to recur even when treated. Home remedies for swollen eyes related to blepharitis include strategies that incorporate daily self care.
Add black currant or evening primrose oil to your diet. If blepharitis is caused by dermatitis michael kors canada or rosacea, Weil suggests a dose of 500 mg twice daily for six to eight week michael kors canada s. When you notice overall improvement, cut the dosage in half. Contained in these supplements is gamma linolenic acid (GLA), which moisturizes your skin and hair.
Apply a topical treatment. Sooth swollen eyes with an application of calendula ointment or by applying wet tea bags to the eyes, Weil advises. First, submerge tea bags in hot water and allow them to cool completely before using them as a compress.