Turmeric is a root herb which has the amazing curcumin, a bioactive compound. Its effective anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties can be used to reduce the symptoms associated with eye infections. Though the data to establish its therapeutic properties is limited at the moment, initial studies have shown promising results.
Add a teaspoon of turmeric to one cup of boiling water. Take it off the stove and let it cool down for a while. Take a sterile washcloth and soak it in this solution. Gently place the warm compress on your eyes for a few minutes. After this process, wash your eyes properly. Repeat this once daily till ye infection is completely gone.