Dr. Jill Ackerman, Palo Alto Medical Foundation ophthalmologist and eye surgeon, discusses blepharitis.
Blepharitis is inflammation of the rims of the eyelids, which causes them to become red and swollen.
Blepharitis is classified into two types:
I spent over 2 years battling blepharitis. I have tried lubricating gels, eye drops. Time and time again, my doctor would recommend baby shampoo, or bicarbonate of soda solution. After exhausting every treatment available, I decided to try out my own regime.