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Suggest treatment for recurrent stye in the eye

I have been getting styes for about 4 months in my left eye always on the upper lid. Now I have a large one on my right eye. I rarely use eye make up. what is the cause of this. I have never had this problem before. I have been using warm compresses and baby shampoo to sooth the eye lid.
Tue, 9 Aug 2016
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hi..two type of stye .
1.noninfected stye will resolve without treatment.just have warm cloth apply on stye for 4- 6 times a day.
2.infected stye needs oral antibiotic treatmen so no spread of infection occur
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