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MGD Rx EyeBag

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MGDRx EyeBag To Treat Posterior Blepharitis & Dry Eye

MGDRx: The 'prescription' for Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD)  
This masks heats the eyelids to soften the oil in the oil glands to make the oil runny again
In MGD, the eyes own oil becomes thickened and isn't expressed easily, leading to a poor quality tears.
The Eye Bag is heated in the microwave, radiator or conventional oven
Retains heat for up to 10mins, the optimum time to melt thickened meibomian secretions.
Can be re-heated up to 200 times 

       

Microwave Method: please view the video above

 

Instructions for Heating the EyeBag When There is no Microwave Available

If you do not have a microwave you can still use an EyeBag. 
Always take care to ensure that the EyeBag is not uncomfortably hot before you apply it.  
The EyeBag should be about 45 to 50 degrees C immediately after heating, just before application.  
It cools to body temperature after 10 minutes or so. 
The EyeBag must be warmed dry and should never be wetted. 
  
DO NOT BURN YOURSELF. DO NOTHING WHICH WILL IGNITE YOUR EYEBAG  
  
Heating on a Conventional Radiator 
  
Place your EyeBag on top of a warm / hot radiator  
Only do this for standard water heated radiators, not convectors. 
Leave the EyeBag on the Radiator for half an hour turning and shaking form time to time to obtain even and thorough warming.
Once the EyeBag is comfortably warm to the touch it can be used as described in the instruction booklet.


Heating in an Aga or Rayburn Type Oven  
  
Place the EyeBag in a clean ovenproof container in the warming compartment of your AGA.  
The oven position will depend on which model you have. 
Leave the EyeBag to warm for 15 to 20 minutes. 
Carefully remove from warming cabinet / oven checking the EyeBag temperature every time before putting it over your closed lids.  
You can re-warm the EyeBag in this way many times over. 
   
Heating in an Electric Oven 
  
If you have a plate warming setting on your oven, use that. If not, set your oven to the lowest temperature which should be 50 to 60 degrees C.  
Leave the EyeBag in the oven, in a clean ovenproof dish for 20 minutes or so before checking the temperature with your hands, ensuring that it is comfortably warm. 
If it feels too hot, wait a minute or two and check again. 

Heating in a Gas Oven  
  
The EyeBag should NEVER be exposed to a direct flame. For this reason gas ovens are the least desirable way to heat an EyeBag.  
  
If this is the only way of heating your EyeBag, ensure that you place it in a clean closed ovenproof container with a well fitting lid. 
  
Put the closed container with the EyeBag inside, into the pre-heated oven at Gas mark 1 for 15 to 20 minutes. 
  
Take care to ensure that the EyeBag is not too hot before you place it over your closed eyes. 
  
DISCLAIMER. The EyeBag is supposed to be warmed in a microwave oven. It was never intended to be heated in other ways. However, The EyeBag Company realises that some people do not have access to a microwave and this information leaflet is provided as a guide for those people. The EyeBag Company or EyeCare Partners cannot and will not accept responsibility for any damage or injury to person or property arising from unconventional non-microwave heating of an EyeBag. 
  
While we do not wish to deter EyeBag users from heating their EyeBags in whatever way they find most suitable, please use your judgement and avoid any method where the EyeBag risks being set alight.  
  
DO NOT HEAT IN ANY TYPE OF IMPLEMENT THAT MIGHT CAUSE THE EYEBAG TO BE SET ON FIRE. DO NOT THEREFORE HEAT IN A BARBECUE, GRILL, FONDUE, CHIMINEA, BOILING PAN, CHARGRILL, PANINI MAKER, TOASTER, TOASTED SANDWICH MACHINE, DEEP FAT FRYER, CHIP PAN, OPEN FIRE, COAL EFFECT GAS FIRE, ELECTRIC BAR FIRE, HALOGEN HEATER, SPIT ROAST, BLOW TORCH. THIS LIST IS NOT EXHAUSTIVE. 

Ingredients: Silk & Suedex mask filled with flax seeds

 

3UK Shipping

FREE DELIVERY on orders over £25 within the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man.

Destination Order Value Cost Method Estimated Delivery Time
Mainland UK
Jersey
Guernsey
Isle Of Man
Under £25 £3 Royal Mail 1st Class Untracked 1-2 working days
£25 & over FREE Royal Mail 1st Class Untracked 1-2 working days

Ireland

FREE DELIVERY to Ireland on orders over £50.

Destination Order Value Cost Method Estimated Delivery Time
Ireland Under £50 £5 Economy Courier, Signed & Tracked 4-6 working days
£50 & over FREE Courier, Signed & Tracked 4-6 working days

International Shipping

We can ship orders to most countries around the world. For estimated costs and timescales for international shipping, click here.

International Shipping

  • We can ship to most countries but not ALL.
  • Certain products (eg large quantities of liquids) are restricted by the customs or carriers of individual countries.
  • In our section below we have costs for destinations we have previously successfully shipped to.
  • Please note that the prices shown are subject to change at short notice. Courier costs change frequently. This is beyond our control.

Select your zone below. If your country is not shown, please contact us directly on info@eyecarepartners.co.uk and we will check with couriers on costs and transportation restrictions.

Europe

Europe Zone 1

Destination Cost* Method Estimated Delivery Time
Austria
Belgium
Czech Republic
Denmark
Finland
France
Greece
Germany
Hungary
Italy
Monaco
Netherlands
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Slovakia
Spain
Sweden
£15 Economy Courier, Signed & Tracked 7-10 working days

Europe Zone 2

Destination Cost* Method Estimated Delivery Time
Belarus
Bulgaria
Malta
Norway
Ukraine
£20 Economy Courier, Signed & Tracked 7-10 working days

*Extra charges apply for heavier weights & remote locations. Costs will be confirmed once the order is placed.

Asia

Far East

Destination Cost* Method Estimated Delivery Time
China
Hong Kong
Singapore
South Korea

0 - 4k g  = £30

4.1 - 5 kg =£35

5.1 - 6 kg = £40

 

Economy Courier, Signed & Tracked

 

15-20 working days

Middle East

Destination Cost per weight* Method Estimated Delivery Time
Bahrain
Israel
Qatar
Saudi Arabia
UAE

Up to 4kg = £30

4.1  to 5kg = £35

5.1  to 6kg = £45

For orders weighing more than 6kg, please contact us for a live quote

Economy Courier, Signed & Tracked 15-20 working days

*Extra charges apply for heavier weights & remote locations. Costs will be confirmed once the order is placed.

Africa

Limited shipping to select destinations only: please contact us with your requirements.

North America

USA & Canada

IMPORTANT:
North America's customs and couriers are currently refusing entry of larger bottles of liquids to the USA and Canada. As such, only bottles containing small volumes of liquids (10ml or less) such as eye drops can be sent. Contact lens solutions are likely to be seized and destroyed. Please contact us for more information.

Destination Cost* Method Estimated Delivery Time
USA
Canada
Up to 4kg £25

4.01 to 5kg = £30

For orders weighing more than 5kg, please contact us for a live quote
Economy Courier, Signed & Tracked 15-20 working days

*Extra charges apply for more remote destinations.

South America

Limited shipping to select destinations only: please contact us with your requirements.

Australia & NZ

Destination Cost* Method Estimated Delivery Time
Australia

Up to 1kg £25

1.01 to 2kg = £30

2.01 to 3.99kg = £35

4kg to 4.99 kg £40


For orders weighing more than 4kg, please contact us for a live quote

Economy Courier, Signed & Tracked 20-25 working days
New Zealand Up to 3kg = from £25

3.01 to 4kg = from £30

4.01 to 5kg: = from £35

For orders weighing more than 5kg, please contact us for a live quote
Economy Courier, Signed & Tracked 20-25 working days

*Extra charges apply for more remote destinations.

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