You’re doing all the right things -you can also put lavender around the orbital bone and frank, or put a few drops of each and purification/thieves into the hot water bowl you’re dunking the washcloth in.
Disclaimer: This information is intended to empower you and help you question the allopathic approaches that are so commonly used. I am not a replacement for your own intuition and choices. Please use this information to open the conversation around this important topic. Seek guidance and medical support as you feel needed. This information is not to be used for “medical advice.”