Latisse can be placed on the eyelashes following surgery provided that you have healed and are at least 4 weeks after surgery. You should always check with your surgeon to determine if this is appropriate for your individual case.
Can You Continue to Use After You've Had Cataract Surgery and Had Crystalens Incerted?
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Latisse after Cataract Surgery
Latisse and Cataract Surgery
I have patients who do use Latisse after having cataract surgery and there aren't any issues because Latisse isn't put into the eye, but rather along the top eyelash line only. I would recommend that you ask the physician who did your cataract surgery though, simply because he/she may not want you touching your eyes too much right after, so he/she may want you to wait a specific timeframe after the surgery to begin using Latisse.
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