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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Mong
37 years experience Ophthalmology
Luck...: Eyelash color, length and density is related to hair and skin color. Some people are lucky to have a great head of hair and long thick lashes. Somet ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lorraine Brancato
41 years experience Ophthalmology
Cut them: I do not suggest anyone ever do this to themselves or have a beautician or a close friend attempt this. We ophthalmologists have special scissors and ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Neither: Many men have long eyelashes, and many women wish they had them.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
No: There is no medical or surgical treatment to permanently shorten eyelashes. You can trim them with scissors.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bob Ourian
26 years experience Dermatology
Trim them: You can have someone trim them for you. But make sure the person who does it is experienced in trimming eyelashes.
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnnie Strickland Jr
33 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Eyelashes are constantly growing out and falling out to be replaced by a new eyelash.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Dutasteride: Yes. Dutasteride is a dual 5-α reductase inhibitor that inhibits conversion of testosterone to dihydrotestosterone.It helps slowdown or even reverse a ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Bloom
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Yes: You won't do yourself any harm. However, the stimulant may make your lashes grow irregularly(some longer than others) and at an angle.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: If your eyelashes are hitting the lens, you need to have your glasses adjusted. Hopefully your glasses has enough adjustment for this to be solved. ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ranjit (randy) Dhaliwal
38 years experience Retinal Surgery
Not necessarily: I too have unusually long lashes and have worn rigid gas permeable lenses for 45 years without problems. Trimming your lashes won't help as they grow ... Read More
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