Heat treatment with hot compress are a great way to stimulate the lid glands. Warming the closed eyelids can relieve many types of ocular discomfort. The standard advice was previously to run a basin of hot water and use a face cloth or flannel as a warm compress. Unfortunately, this is not very effective.
We can send you a dry eye information pack if you would like to learn more about the common causes of dry eye and how to self-manage.
People needed a device that was pleasant, effective, convenient and cheap, so that they would use it on a daily basis.The EyeBag is the most commonly prescribed heat treatment we recommend.
Conditions which usually benefit from hot compress, such as the EyeBag, TheraPearl or Tranquileyes include: Blepharitis, Dry Eye Syndrome, Styes, Eyelid Cysts (Meibomian cysts), Contact Lens Dry Eye, Corneal Laser Dry Eye, Seborrhoeic dermatitis and Rosacea.