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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hussain Elhalis
10 years experience Ophthalmology
Reversible: There is evidence that the changes in eyelashes induced by Travatan is reversible. This may take months unfortunately as it has to do with changes in ... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Wieder
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Travatan Z: (and other drops similar to that) commonly cause increased eyelash growth and thickening. These side effects will gradually resolve since you switche ... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
EYELASHES FALLING: This could be due to many things. There is a condition known as alopecia areata that can affect eyelashes as well as other hairy areas. It could also ... Read More
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Dr. Benjamin Chun
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Eye exam: I would allow more time to grow than two weeks first of all, before you start worrying. Secondly, its important to get an eye exam, because, not to s ... Read More
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Dr. Moonyoung Chung
24 years experience Ophthalmology
Eyelashes: If there is a growth w it, this could be due to a cancerous lesion. If your lids are red and scaly there may be an infection, especially staph blephar ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Usually will grow ba: And often takes in the order of seven to eight weeks. Repetitive trauma can retard or totally prevent regrowth though.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Farley
9 years experience General Practice
Uncertain: It would be better to speak with your doc for a full history. I can think of some vague ideas such as fungal infections, or vitamin/mineral deficienc ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hussain Elhalis
10 years experience Ophthalmology
Trichiasis: There are multiple options for this that an ophthalmologist can offer. Temporizing method is to remove them manually but they grow back in weeks. Radi ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Peltan
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Trichiasis: Pluck them. Treat any inflammation of the eyelid. Have surgery to reposition the eyelid so that the lashes don't poke your eye. Good luck.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Trichiasis: Misdirected lashes or trichiasis can be corrected by epilation (pulling them), electrolysis, cryotherapy (freezing), or surgical correction. See an e ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Tonya Fordham
21 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: They generally grow a little slower than your hair. I hope this finds you well. You should be back to normal within 6 to 8 weeks
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A female asked:
Dr. Peggy Ching
40 years experience Plastic Surgery
See ophthalmologist: Without knowing the exact injury that lead to this problem, I suggest seeking consultation with an ophthalmologist to examine the lid closely and look ... Read More

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