A 42-year-old member asked:
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just had a corneal abrasion, how long before i can wear makeup?

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Dr. Richard Scartozzi
19 years experience Retinal Surgery
Depends: You want to make sure you're completely heled before doing so. Check back with an eye doctor/exam.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Hill
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After healing: After it heals completely - you can put back in a new pair.

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