A female asked:
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do i have to throw out the make up i used when my stye just started forming?

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Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes! Good idea!: you do t want bacteria and inflammatory debris in your makeup. Start fresh!
Answered on Oct 27, 2015

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Stye: First you need to be evaluated for Stye. You may need antibiotic eye drop. No make up please.
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
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No outside infection: An internal stye is enclosed and no infection will come out of it. So your makeup is safe and you do not have to throw them out.
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