This may be caused by skin and eyelid inflammation, that affects millions of Americans every year. In fact, over 85% of skin and eyelid inflammation patients also suffer from inflammatory ocular conditions, such as dry eye. Lumenis Optima IPL is a revolutionary treatment for skin and eyelid inflammation, which in many cases is the root cause of your ocular problem
IPL stands for Intense Pulsed Light.
Treatment includes pulses of light that are applied to the skin and stimulate the body’s natural healing process. The procedure treats the inflammation threatening the skin and eyelids, while rejuvenating the skin and improving its overall appearance. The procedure is fast and with no downtime, so you go in and out in a flash!
Lumenis IPL is trusted by leading professionals around the world and is FDA cleared for over 20 different skin indications.
Be sure to consult with your treatment provider before choosing this treatment.
Wash your eyelids once a day with Zocular wipes to clean the meibomian gland openings and wash anyway debris and harmful bacteria.
Once a day use your Bruder mask to gently warm the lids. Afterwards massage the lids to keep your meibomian glands healthy and flowing.
Use a preservative-free tear that contains an oil such as Refresh Optive Mega-3 Lubricant Eye Drops as needed to keep the eyes moist throughout the day.
If you have a true ocular emergency after hours please call 804-595-2020 and follow the prompts to contact a doctor. If the doctor cannot respond in a timely manner, please find the nearest emergency room.