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When Can I Wear Eye Makeup And Contacts After An Eye Infection
Depends: Usually your eye doctor will tell you when you can go back into contacts or wear eye makeup after an eye infection. This is why you should have an eye doctor diagnose you first since there are many conditions that can appear with similar symptoms as an infection, but turn out to be a more serious condition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
When improved: When the redness is almost gone, the eye is comfortable and there is no discharge, you can then reapply makeup and start wearing contacts. The time is variable for this to happen but the time to add contacts and makeup is easily determined when the signs and symptoms improve. ...Read more
After completing a course of regular eye drops for conjunctivitis, when can I wear my contact lenses again?
It depends: If you have just a simple bacterial conjunctivitis, i recommend patients use glasses for 1 week following therapy if completely recovered. Also, disposing of solutions and cases and starting with a new pair of disposable lenses may be helpful as well. If any irritation returns, be seen immediately. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Blepharitis: Patients with blepharitis are just more intolerant to contact lenses. Lid scrubs and warm compresses can improve the blepharitis and allow you to be more tolerant to contact lenses. Recommend daily disposable lenses. Make-up makes the condition worse and daily use is not recommended but it doesn't mean that you cant. However, this all depends on the severity of your symptoms and condition. ...Read more
As im diagnosed witn dry eyes,can i still continue to wear contact lens and put eye make up as it irritates the eyes?
2 Double whammies: Dry Eye syndrome with contact lens wear is a recipe for disaster. Then wearing mascara and eye makeup that flakes/ particles can get in the eyes, under the contact lens, and irritate the cornea and conjuctiva. See your eye doctor soon to discuss. You may not be an ideal CL wearer. Switch to glasses now, and hold off of the eye make up until you've been evaluated. Then discuss options available. ...Read more
Does optive lubricant eye drops safe to use as an eye drops while wearing contact lens again after had been healed from a corneal ulcer.
Maybe, and yes: contact lenses can make eyes feel dryer. It depends on how dry your eyes are, what contact lenses you use and what treatments you are using for dry eyes. find a good contact lens specialist and if still having troubles, a good ophthalmologist to treat dry eyes. Fake eyelashes won't affect your dry eyes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more
I have had an allergy to contacts and eyes scratched + infection being treated atm, wearing glasses, will a dif brand fix the allergy?
Possibly: If you have all of the problems you mention, the eyes likely need some time to heal. After they are recovered, daily disposable soft lenses can be a good option for those who developed a sensitivity or allergy to their contacts, like gpc. Best to be managed by a competent eye care professional with contact lens experience. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i add visine for contacts onto my eyes while wearing the contacts or do they need to be removed first ?
Stye on eyelid: Yes but..... If the stye is small, and does not push on the cornea, it is ok to wear contacts. If the stye grows bigger and impinges on the cornea, it may be uncomfortable to wear contacts. Try hot compresses three times a day for 5 minutes. If the stye persists, contact your local ophthalmologist. ...Read more
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