Here are some home remedies for pink eye:
- Warm Compresses: Apply warm compresses to the affected eye several times a day to relieve discomfort.
- Saline Solution: Rinse the eye with a saline solution or make your own by mixing a quarter teaspoon of salt into a cup of warm water.
- Tea Bags: Place cooled, used tea bags on closed eyes to reduce inflammation and relieve symptoms.
- Aloe Vera: Apply Aloe Vera gel to the affected eye to soothe and reduce swelling.
- Honey: Apply a small amount of raw honey to the affected eye using a cotton swab.
- Cool Cucumber: Place sliced cucumbers on closed eyes to reduce swelling and refresh the eyes.
Note: It’s important to avoid spreading the infection by washing your hands frequently and avoiding sharing personal items like towels and pillowcases. If symptoms persist or worsen, consult a doctor.