Information on Stye

DescriptionA stye (hordeolum) is a bacterial infection of the gland at the base of an eyelash. After an acute infection, where a pus-filled sac develops, the stye can harden into a small cyst.
Treatment PlanHerbal support includes immune stimulants and topical antibacterial herbs that will not irritate the eye. Also hot (4 minutes) to cold (1 minute) alternating compresses can be helpful.

Herbal Remedies for Stye

HerbTreatment SupportApplication
Golden Sealantibacterialtea as a compress
Echinaceaimmune stimulanttincture, tablet, capsule
Wild Indigoimmune stimulanttincture