Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD) is believed to be one of the leading causes of dry eyes. Reportedly, dry eyes affect between 4% and 20% of the Caucasian population, while it also affects nearly 60% of the Asian population.
The IPL treatment is popularly used in dermatology, but it has also proven to be very successful in treating MGD and dry eye as well.
Since these diseases are directly or indirectly tied to the condition of the skin, the IPL treatment has helped us to better understand the correlation between the two. Meibomian glands are found in the eyelid, so their dysfunction can massively contribute to the inflammation of the eye.
Thanks to new Lumenis IPL dry eye therapy machine, you’ll be able to pacify all the uncomfortable symptoms of the disease: no more stinging or burning sensations in your eyes, light sensitivity, or eye redness. If you can feel those now, maybe it’s time to book a consultation, so we can help you get the Diamond Vision you deserve!
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What Is LASIK? Experts categorize LASIK as a refractive eye surgery in which lasers are used to correct vision problems. LASIK corrects several refractive errors,
LipiFlow is often referred to as a ground-breaking technology that is able to treat dry eye issues caused by meibomian gland dysfunction, or MGD. Experts