Blepharitis is a common condition that results in inflammation affecting the eyelids, and eyelashes. Symptoms of blepharitis include redness, irritation, crusting, and a dry or sandy feeling in the eyes and eyelids.
In most cases, this condition does not cause damage to one’s vision. Typical causes of this condition include bacterial injections, allergic reactions, excessive oil production by glands in the eyelid, or poor hygiene. If you are experiencing symptoms of Blepharitis, contact your eye-care professional to schedule an eye examination.