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Blepharitis

Blepharitis Treatment

is inflammation usually involving the part of the eyelid where the eyelashes grow - the eyelid margins. The eyes can eventually become red, irritated and itchy, with dandruff-like crusts appearing on the eyelashes. Blepharitis occurs when the small oil glands near the base of the eyelashes don't work properly, either because of a bacterial infection or some complication of a skin condition, such as seborrheic dermatitis (seborrheic dermatitis that affects the scalp is called dandruff.