What is Dry Eye?
Dry Eye condition is a common pathology affecting more than 20% of the population.
How is Dry Eye caused?
Dry Eye occur when your eyes aren’t lubricated enough. The reason for this could be that the chemical composition of your tears is not balanced or you don’t produce enough tears.
What are the symptoms of Dry Eye?
It can lead to uncomfortable sensations such as scratchy, itchy or tired eyes. You may also experience burning or red eyes and blurred vision.
Strangely enough, dry eyes may sometimes be watery too. The condition has become so common that many sufferers may dismiss it as a result of eye fatigue due to daily activities and ignore it altogether.
How to treat Dry Eye?
Dry Eye can be treated with both over-the-counter and prescription eye drops prescribed by your optometrist.
There may also be a permanent treatment solutions available through IPL treatments. Laubman & Pank has dedicated Dry Eye IPL Clinics in Brisbane and Perth.