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BlephEx, LLC, Alvaton, KY, Department of Ophthalmology, Nassau University Medical Center, Hofstra University School of Medicine, East Meadow, NY, USA

Blepharitis is very common with over 82 million people in the United States with the condition. Symptoms include tired, itchy, burning, or dry eyes.


Do you ever wake up in the morning with crusty, scaly eyelids? Combined with your bed-head and morning breath, it’s not a pretty picture. Fortunately, your optometrist may be able to help you treat that “sleep” in your eyes. You may have a very common condition called blepharitis.


By putting control in the doctor’s hand, this device can improve lid health and hygiene.

By Bill Kekevian, Senior Associate Editor