What is it about?

Any product used around the eye has the potential to migrate and disrupt the ocular surface. This study evaluated the effect of an eyelash-lengthening product, LATISSE, on the stability of the tear film and corresponding structures.

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Why is it important?

Patient education is always key in communicating any potential effects that a product may have on the eye.


This was my first experience working in this context and I learned a lot about how important eye lashes actually are.

Dr Walter Wittich
Universite de Montreal

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This page is a summary of: Effects of LATISSE (bimatoprost 0.03 per cent topical solution) on the ocular surface, Clinical and Experimental Optometry, January 2017, Wiley,
DOI: 10.1111/cxo.12507.
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