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Eyelashes not growing

A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Benjamin Rubin
38 years experience Ophthalmology
Mites: They are more commont than you think. Spread from person to person. Live in hair follicles, eyelash eyebrow and nostrils . If problematic see ophthal ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Pubic Lice: Pubic lice, also called crabs, are usually found in the pubic area. But they may also be found on facial hair, on eyelashes, on eyebrows, in the armpi ... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michio Abe
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: They should.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Eyelash growth: This depends upon the type of loss. If cut, burned, or by chemo, or otherwise lost with preservation of the lash roots, then the lashes will grow bac ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Ballon
32 years experience Ophthalmology
Depends on the cause: Check thyroid function, rule out eyelid infection (blepharitis), if lashes don't grow within 1 month consider Latisse (bimatoprost) (prescription).
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Dahl
54 years experience Ophthalmology
Up to 1 cm.: that is about 0.4 inch
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: They always grow, just like hair.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Very little: If you have no disorders causing the loss of lashes such as thyroid disease, or alopecia, then what you have is what you will get. No supplements or ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Latisse: Latisse is a pharmacological prescriptive item which will cause lashes to increase in density and length. It works as long as the product is applied ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Eyelashes: Try to get 8 hours sleep per night, maintain good hydration, eat healthfully, maintain normal cholesterol levels. Products to enhance eyelash growth c ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: In 4-6 weeks.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hussain Elhalis
10 years experience Ophthalmology
It depends: If the eyelash is removed completely with the base, it can take about 2 months for it to regrow. If the hair shaft is broken, it can grow back in as l ... Read More

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