• Stye is a bacterial infection of the eye
• It is a contagious condition

Symptoms to look for:
1. Pimple near the eye lid
2. Pain
3. Swelling
4. Watery eyes
5. Loss of vision

• Application of cosmetics
• Incomplete removal of make up
• Conjunctivitis

Natural home remedy using coriander seeds:
1. Take 300 ml of water
2. Add 2 tbsp of coriander seeds
3. Boil for 15-20 min
4. Strain the mixture
5. Allow it to cool
6. Use this as eyewash twice a day

Natural home remedy using tea bag:
1. Tannin, a chemical in the tea, helps get relief from the painful bump near the eye
2. Take a tea bag
3. Dip it in water
4. Remove and press it on the stye for 5-6 min
5. Repeat this 5 times a day

• Take precautions like using separate towels and other common objects
• Never burst the stye as it can spread the infection in the eye
• Avoid touching the stye, the germs in your hand might make matters worse