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Keeping the Ocular Surface Pristine

Date: 14/03/2022 (AEDT)

Venue: www.cclsawebinar.com.au/, AUSTRALIA

Provider: Cornea & Contact Lens Society of Australia

Contact: Alexa Norton, [E] info@cclsa.org.au, [P] 02 9431 8676

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the importance of managing ocular surface contamination and potential resultant inflammation associated with cosmetics in CL and non CL wearers
  • Understand correct use, type and application of eye cosmetics to minimise complications and improve outcomes
  • Be updated with research which highlights that multiple adverse reactions to mainstream eye makeup and skincare may occur: This will be expanded on and discussed in detail
  • Learn how to interpret OSDI results, and categorise into true dry eye or vision behaviour
  • Learn How to discuss make-up and dry eyes, and suggest modified use of make-up as part of the treatment plan
  • Learn how to use fluorescein to investigate blinking and its link to both staining and vision stability

Max CPD hours awarded: 1

Session Information

Name
Blurring the Lines Between Beauty & Pharma: Cosmetics and the Ocular Surface & Exploring the link between staining and self-esteem
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
No
Therapeutic?
Yes
Duration of CPD Session/Module
1
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
1