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How long after i had a swollen eye lid before i can put in my contacts and eye makeup?

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Dr. Tal Raviv
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
Wait til clear: Wait until the eye is white and clear again before replacing a contact lens. If you have disposable contacts, best to start with a fresh pair.

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A 31-year-old member asked:

How long after I had a swollen eye lid before I can put on eye make up?

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Dr. EZRA COHEN
Ophthalmology 41 years experience
One day to several w: It depends on the reason for the swelling. Allergy , trauma , bug bite , internal eye infection , lid infection . Need to be more specific.

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Last updated Nov 30, 2016

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