Something that can be confusing to explain is why watery eyes may be dry eyes.
If your eyes are watery, it could be from the fact that the surface of the eye is dry therefore it cannot hold onto the tears. The tears either evaporate or run off the eyes. So watery eyes can be a result of dry eyes!
What are the symptoms of Dry Eyes?
What can cause Dry Eyes?
Some other things that can give you dry eyes or make Dry Eye Syndrome worse are:
Dry Eye Syndrome or DED - the facts!
Do you think you have Dry Eyes or DED?
Do you want to get your eye dryness under control?
We're here to help. Book in with a our optometrist for a full assessment and receive a customised treatment plan for your level of dryness.
Dr Valarie Jerome
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