In this article, we will present you a story about a man named Wayne Goss who suffered from chalazion cysts under his upper eyelids for 2 years. Luckily, he managed to find a cure.
Inflamed glands cause a bump in the eyelid and this bumps is called a chazalion cyst which causes irritation, redness and pressure on the eye. These cysts are usually removed through a surgery, where the surgeon turns the eyelid inside out, and makes a small incision In the eyelid. The chalazion is pulled out of this incision. In the end, the surgeon places pressure on the cut in order to stop the bleeding and the eye is bandaged.
However, Goss decided to skip the surgery and to cure himself with one natural remedy. His cure was very simple to prepare, all he did was to boil water, add enough salt and then left the water to cool. In the end, he filled an eye cup with this solution.
He further explains that he held the water to his eye with the eye cup for one full minute. He also repeated this method several times throughout the day. After 24 hours, his eye was no longer irritated and the chalazion disappeared.
More Natural Remedies for Eye Infections
Besides chalazion, there are some other eye infections that can harm your vision, like pink eye, styes which can cause pain and irritation to the eye. Luckily, there are some natural remedies that can help you get rid of eye infections in no time. The most important thing is to remove all the excess dirt and bacteria accumulated in the eye before treating the eye infection. Use a cotton swab dipped into warm water in order to clean your affected eye.
Hot compress is the best solution for getting rid of stye. All you have to do is to soak a cloth into warm water, wrung it out and apply it to your eye for 3 to 4 times per day. This will help you increase the circulation which will drain out the stye.
As we previously mentioned, salt water is an excellent and very effective remedy and it is simple to prepare. All you have to do is to add one teaspoon of salt into a pot of water and stir the solution until it dissolves. Boil the mixture and then leave it to cool. Once cooled, rinse your infected eye with it and repeat 3 to 4 times on a daily basis.
As you already know, raw honey has antibacterial properties due to which it is considered as the perfect solution against eye infections. You should just prepare a mixture with equal amounts of honey and distilled water. Apply the mixture directly into the eye by using cotton ball.
Do this 2-3 times daily.