Hot Compress Eye Masks: Effective & Rapid Dry Eye Relief in Burlington
A Simple Solution For Those Suffering From Dry Eyes, Blepharitis, Or Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD).
Treating Your Dry Eye With Hot Compresses
If you are suffering from the symptoms of Dry eye this low tech solution may be just what the doctor ordered. A hydrating hot compress eye mask that contains special beads which continuously absorb and store water molecules from the air.
When the mask is microwaved, the clean, natural moist heat goes to work immediately to provide soothing relief. A heated eye hydrating mask helps to stabilize the tear film, improves oil gland function and slows tear evaporation.
Your properly hydrated and lubricated eyes will now be able to expel bacteria and debris more efficiently so your patients’ eyes will feel refreshed and rejuvenated.
What Are Hot Compress Eye Masks Helpful For?
Hot compress eye masks are effective at reducing the severity of three extremely common and uncomfortable eye diseases.
Chronic dry eyes is one of the most common eye diseases. As many 90% of people who spend over two hours a day in front of a computer will experience dry eye symptoms. The cause is a lack of lubrication, either from inadequate tear production or from infrequent blinking (commonly occurring while using a computer).
Blepharitis is an eye condition which causes inflamed eyelids, burning, and discomfort. It is caused by an build up of bacteria which leads to biofilm under and near your eyelids.
The leading cause of dry eyes, it is the blockage of the oil secreting glands, which causes your tears to evaporate too quickly. Applying a warm compress will unclog the debris permitting for the oil and other tear-gland-blocking debris to be easily removed.