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A Scratch On My Contact Lens Was Not The Problem

Author: Terri L W.
Date: 06-05-2015
Views: 1,700
Word Count: 157
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 10668-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 1

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After struggling for a while with what I thought was a scratch on a contact lens, I took out the contact lens and wore my glasses instead. However, my eye still felt swollen, and I started seeing yellow discharge around my eyelashes and in the inside corner of my eye (lacrimal caruncle).

One testimonial at mentioned using Purification essential oil blend. So I put a drop on my eyebrow, on my cheekbone (not too close to the eye), across the bridge of my nose, and along my neck (from behind my ear and downward). My eye started to feel better, so I repeated the protocol again before I went to bed.

In the morning my eye had a crusty substance near the eyelashes and more yellow discharge in the inside corner of my eye. I washed off the crusty stuff and discharge and applied Purification essential oil blend again. There were no more symptoms after that.

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Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: pinkeye, conjunctivitis, conjunctivitus, conjunctiva, madras, goopy.

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Supporting Scientific Study
pinkeye-(conjunctivitis) - "Eyelid scrubs or massage with tea tree oil could be an effective treatment regimen in cases of blepharoconjunctivitis [and Demodex mite infestation]."Link

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