What is Dry Eyes Syndrome?

Are you suffering with dry, irritated or gritty feeling eyes? These are all symptoms of Dry Eye Syndrome. This is very common condition which leaves sufferers with sore, uncomfortable eyes and can make contact lense wear, computer use and being in air conditioned environments particularly uncomfortable.


What is Dry Eye Syndrome?


Dry Eye Syndrome also known as keratoconjunctivitis sicca or xerophthalmia, simply refers to a lack of lubrication and moisture in the eye. Sometimes you may find you don’t produce enough fluid/tears to keep your eyes healthy and comfortable.

As a result your eyes become dry or inflamed (red and swollen) and irritated.
You aren’t alone! Over 38% of adults in the UK suffer from Dry Eye Syndrome. Here at Dry Eyes Treatment Leicester we can help you.


The Causes Of Dry Eyes Syndrome Include;


• Wearing contact lenses
• Laser eye surgery
• Certain medications such as antihistamines, antidepressants, beta-blockers and diuretics.
• Medical conditions such as blepharitis.
• Not drinking enough water


The Symptoms Of Dry Eye Syndrome Include;


• Stinging or burning eyes
• Scratchiness
• Stringy mucus in or around the eyes
• Excessive eye irritation from smoke or wind
• Excess tearing
• Discomfort when wearing contact lenses


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Treat your Dry Eyes Syndrome with our 90 Day Dry Eye Treatment Plan


Usually if you have a Dry Eye condition you may find you are treated with eyedrops and over time your symptoms may resolve. However, this is not always the case. The effects of the drops may be short lived or you may need to try an alternative dry eyes treatment.

At Dry Eyes Treatment, based in Leicester, we offer a 90 day Dry Eye Treatment plan which includes a range of dry eye products, recommended by leading eye specialists, designed to work together with various lifestyle changes, to achieve a long term solution for the symptoms of Dry Eyes. Our treatment plan will leave your eyes feeling fresher, more comfortable and looking whiter and brighter.

Contact our experts at Dry Eyes Treatment in Leicester on 01509 414 151 or simply fill out a contact form here and we will get back to you regarding your Dry Eyes Treatment.