What are dry eye treatments?
Everyone will experience dry eyes at some time or another, but if it persists for a long amount of time, you might need dry eye treatment. Our team at SkEye Med Spa in Chicago, IL, takes a holistic approach and addresses the source of dryness to reestablish comfort. Dry eyes can be a result of an underlying illness, environmental factors, and can happen as a result of certain prescription medications. Our team uses state-of-the-art technology, like IPL (Intense Pulse Light), LipiFlow®, and BlephEx®, to ensure your dry eye symptoms are significantly minimized. Our team works with you to provide these minimally invasive treatment options to promote overall wellness. Contact our team today to get started on the path to healthier eyes.
What should I expect from dry eye treatment?
At SkEye Med Spa in Chicago, IL, we use revolutionary technology to help you receive the relief you've been searching for from dry eye syndrome:
- LipiFlow is a thermal pulsating system that works with heat. It massages and heats your eyelids to clear blockages.
- BlephEx is the only treatment available for dry eye that truly targets the source to gently removes the bacteria and toxins that cause dry eye.
- IPL, also known as intense pulsed light, is a non-invasive treatment that helps to naturally restores tear production and eliminates oil and buildup from the ducts.
Our team is highly trained and works with you to make sure your dry eye syndrome is targeted at the source so that you can receive reliable treatment. Attending follow-up appointments so our team can track progress and stay updated on the health of your eyes is extremely important. Meeting with us often allows our team to make any customized changes to your plan so that you can experience all the benefits without any delay. Contact us today to start.
Dry Eye FAQ
What causes dry eye syndrome?
There are many factors that can contribute to dry eye syndrome, including:
- Hormonal changes
- Certain medications
- Specific eye diseases
- Autoimmune diseases
- Inflamed/irritated eye glands
In addition to these issues, other factors can cause dry eyes. During a consultation at SkEye Med Spa, we can work with you to determine the root cause of your condition and provide the best course of treatment for you.
Can dry eye syndrome go away on its own?
Dry eye syndrome typically will not go away on its own. This is why it is important to seek treatment if this condition is affecting your vision and quality of life. Our team will help identify a customized treatment plan that best fits your needs.
How do I know which dry eye treatment is right for you?
The exact course of treatment that is ideal for you can vary depending on what may be causing your dry eyes. During your initial visit, our team will evaluate your eyes in order to recommend a proper treatment method. This could include LipiFlow, BlephEx, or IPL treatment.
Improve your eye health
Experiencing dry eye syndrome in your daily life can be discouraging and cause you to have reduced vision when not handled correctly. If you're searching for a solution that doesn't involve just taking medications, you've come to the right place. Our experienced team at SkEye Med Spa in Chicago, IL works tirelessly to provide you with results you can rely on. Schedule an appointment with our office today to get started.