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How to use tea tree oil for blepharitis?

I heard that tea tree oil is good for blepharitis. Is this true? How?
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  • clearbluesky987


    Hello, actually there are some kinds of blepharitis and tea tree oil can be effective for treating some types of blepharitis. There are some new ways are being searched for treating this ill, and as far as I know, by now tea tree oil is the best treatment by reducing Demodex counts with additional antibacterial and antifungal.
  • Andrew bell


    It's true, tea tree oil is good for blepharitis. Because tea tree oil can allay inflammation ,disinfect the eyes and relieve itching. Most importantly, it's green.So you needn't worry about the side effect too much. However, it do have side effect but not too serious. If you use too much oil for too long,you may get fat granule after blepharitis. So control the amount and stop using it once your eyes get better.
  • easilyfixed


    Well, yes tea tree oil can be good for blephariti. And first, you should know that Blephariti is inflammation usually involving the part of the eyelid where the eyelashes grow. And when it occurs, your eyes can eventually become red, irritated and itchy. According to some researches, double vision and blurred vision can be the common symptoms. And at this moment, you can just have some tea tree oil on your eyes. And in that way, it will just be effective, for tea tree oil contains a cosmetic product and purcelin oil that can help to reduce the inflammation. Also, you can just try some warm compresses. For example, you can put a damp, warm washcloth on the infected eye. Besides, just wear a pair of eye patch so that it can just protect your eyes from further infection. Anyway, just be careful about it.

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