Lipiflow Treatment Step-by-Step
- [Doctor] Heat is applied in very close proximity to the glands for the entire 12 minutes. It will not get too hot, and the eyeball itself only increases by 0.2 degrees Fahrenheit, so the eye itself is not getting that heat, the back of the lid is. Activators in close proximity to the gland, and at various stages of the procedure, there'll be various amounts of pressure and pulsation. It doesn't get too hot, and the pulsation doesn't get uncomfortable.
- [Patient] It feels great. I mean, my eyes feel, the lids are moving smoothly, whereas before, they felt kind of like, not totally sandpaper, but pretty tough to open and close, so it feels better