Latisse® (bimatoprost ophthalmic solution) 0.03%
Grow Longer Eyelashes and Thicken your Eyebrows
*individual results may vary
LATISSE® is a drug that was originally found to lower pressure inside the eye. The drug was also found to stimulate the growth of eyelashes and thicken eyebrow hair as well . The lashes and eyebrow gradually become longer and thicker. It is important to apply LATISSE® only to the base of the upper eyelashes or eyebrow hair follicles with an applicator that accompanies the drug kit. DO NOT apply to the lower eyelashes. Read the instructions on how to apply the drug contained in the drug kit.
Q: Is Latisse® a permanent way to grow your eyelashes?
A: No,if discontinued , eyelashes will gradually return to their previous appearance.Some patients have used Latisse® in an off-label way to thicken their eyebrow hair that may have been over-plucked
Q: What are some of the possible side effects from using Latisse®?
A: If you apply Latisse® correctly there is a low incidence of undesirable side-effects but if you have light colored irises (blue or green) and you allow Latisse® to drip into your eye then it is possible that your iris color can darken.This may be permanent. Occasionally patients complain of itchy red eyes. In these rare cases,the patient maybe allergic to Latisse®, so they should immediately discontinue its use.