A Comprehensive Guide to Blepharitis: Symptoms and Prevention

Blepharitis is a common yet often underestimated eye condition that affects millions of people worldwide. While it may not grab headlines like some eye diseases, its impact on daily life can be significant.

We’ll explore what causes blepharitis, symptoms you may experience and some treatment options.

What’s Blepharitis?

Blepharitis is a common condition affecting the eyelids and eyelashes, caused by inflammation of the eyelid margins. It can be caused by various factors including:

  • bacteria or skin conditions,
  • allergies,
  • overproduction of oil in the eyelids, and
  • malfunctioning immune system.

While uncomfortable, it is essential to note that blepharitis is often easily managed with proper treatment and care. As a precaution, if you are experiencing any of the symptoms listed below, it is crucial that you speak with a healthcare professional. You can relieve and manage your symptoms with proper medical support.

Blepharitis Symptoms

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Written by Martin Davis