A 25-year-old female asked:
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can i wear eye make up daily with chronic mild blepharitis?

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Dr. Richard Carlin
50 years experience Ophthalmology
No: Wearing eye makeup may make the blepharitis worse. It would be better to discontinue it until you the blepharitis is treated and then start it again. I would suggest throwing out the old and starting with new.
Answered on Oct 9, 2019
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