Cliradex wipes now available

Cliradex now available in the UK from Peter Ivins Eye Care

Dry, itchy, crusty, red, irritated, tired eyes? It could be a Demodex mites infestation. Studies show a clear link between Demodex mites and conditions like blepharitis, rosacea, dry eye, conjunctivitis, stys and ocular rosacea. Cliradex wipes may be the answer.  The power of 4-terpineol, will safely and effectively cleans and soothes your skin .

We are delighted to announce that we are now able to offer Cliradex lid, lash and facial cleanser as a new treatment option in managing symptoms associated with blepharitis, meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD), rosacea, dry eye, demodex, chalazia and other lid margin diseases. Our dry eye clinic and blepharitis clinics aim to offer world-class eye care locally and as such we are amongst the first eye care practices in the UK to offer this exciting new treatment.

What is Cliradex?

Cliradex is an all-natural, preservative free cleanser that unlike traditional cleansers derived from man-made chemicals is instead a natural way to keep your eyelids and skin clean, comfortable and healthy. The all natural formulation is safe for everyday use as part of a regular ocular and facial hygiene regimen.  Cliradex is a moist towelette and is derived from key constituents of Melaleuca alterifolia, a special variety of tea tree oil.  It is the only commercially available product that isolates 4-Terpineol, the most important ingredient found in tea tree oil.


How much Cliradex do I need to treat my blepharitis?

Cliradex is intended to be used once or twice daily depending on the severity of your condition and the advice given by our highly experienced optometrists.

In most conditions such as blepharitis and in most individuals 3 boxes (a 30 day supply) will produce good results and 6 boxes (a 60 day supply) will get them comfortably in a healthy, maintenance state.

In treating in demodex infections we need to factor in the initial eradication of the mites, as well as their 30 day incubation period, so a minimum of 60 days is recommended for the initial treatment.

Maintenance will vary from person to person and may only require use once per day or a few times per week.



How Do I Apply Cliradex?

Cliradex is simple and easy to use. Please watch the short video below to learn how to properly apply.



Why Cliradex?

Cliradex is the culmination of over 20 years research and development into ocular surface disease such as dry eye, blepharitis and demodex. The effectiveness of the formulation has been published in over a dozen peer-reviewed papers and studies.  It has become the number one recommended solution for ocular hygiene and dry, irritated eyes in the United States.


Dry Eye Clinic and Blepharitis Clinic

If you would like to make an appointment or have any questions about our Blepharitis or Dry Eye Clinics please contact the practice on 0141 943 3300, email or alternatively you can make an appointment using our online appointment diary by CLICKING HERE.



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