Tips to cure a stye

Un orzuelo It is caused by the infection of the glands on the edge of the eyelid that are near the eyelashes. From infection, these glands become swollen, hot, and red.

Generally, the stye heals spontaneously after a few days, however, on some occasions, it requires local treatments or drainage. How to avoid complications and speed up healing? Continue reading…

  • Keep your eyelid clean. Moisten a swab with baby shampoo diluted half with water, wipe it around the edges of the eyelid and rinse it with plenty of water, before opening your eyes.
  • Apply warm compresses, with the eye closed, for 5 to 10 minutes, three or four times a day. The popular habit of rubbing a gold ring and placing it over the stye is a way of applying local heat.

  • If it has been indicated by your doctor, apply a cream that contains antibiotics.
  • Wash your hands well before touching your eyes. To do this, use nail brushes.

Check with your doctor if:

  • The skin of your eye around the stye turns red and hot.
  • You feel a lot of pain or watery eyes.
  • You have vision problems.

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  1.   victory said

    It is very good and effective, how to cure the stye, I recommend them because I have that

  2.   Gabriela Flores said

    Hello, it is interesting and they are very good tips, the truth is that they are very desperate not only because of the physical aspect but because of how annoying it is, I have 3 days to have it and I do not know what to do!

  3.   ISABEL said

    It's really annoying …… I've been there for 3 days and I don't see any improvement, it just swells more… .. I've already done everything I've been told and the inflammation doesn't go down ………. !