What are the home remedies to get rid of eye stye

What are the home remedies to get rid of eye stye

The problem of stye is not that uncommon in people of all age groups. The eye stye means a small and tender bump that appears on the eyelid. It is usually small in size but can cause pain. It is usually not related to any major health problems. The stye is possibly caused due to bacterial growth. Your eyelids have small oil glands, but the dirt, dead skin or oil can clog the glands. This leads to the bacterial growth. There are few simple home remedies to get rid of the problem of the stye. (Also read: How garlic shampoo can prevent hair fall)

Warm Compress
You need a clean cloth and warm water to make your own warm compress. Wet the cloth using the warm water and then wring it. After that simply press it over the stye, you can do it frequently during the day for 10 minutes. It removes the dirt and helps to heal the stye.

Warm tea bag
A tea is a wonderful way to treat the problem of eye stye. The best options for the problem as it has antibacterial traits. Simply boil the water and put the tea bag in it. Put each tea bag on each eye for 5 for 10 minutes.  (Also read: Effective home remedies for hair dye allergies)

Massage
You can use massage as an option to promote the drainage. Clean your hands before massaging. You can resolve the problem by draining the stye and keep the area clean.

Cucumbers or Potatoes
In case of the problem of stye, putting something cool and refreshing thing on the eye can help. It reduces the pain and decreases the inflammation. It is also wonderful for irritation. Slice a cucumber or potato and put it on stye.

Avoid makeup and lenses
Makeup and lenses can irritate your eyelids further. It is really bad for your eye stye. Lenses and makeup might contain some sort contamination which can harm your eyelids and stop the stye from healing. Therefore, it is better to avoid it. (Also read: Amazing home remedies for sleeping disorder)

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