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Can Latisse Cause Clogged Eyelash Pores?


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Latisse and Effects on Eyelashes

Latisse is a prostaglandin analog which leads to increased lash growth.  I have seen no data or case reports to suggest hat it leads to clogging of pores, chalazions, etc.


Fort Myers Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Latisse and Eyelash Pores

Other than local irritation, side effects to Latisse are exceedingly rare. I have not heard of or seen any problems such as clogged pores from using Latisse.

Mitchell Schwartz, MD
South Burlington Dermatologic Surgeon
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Latisse

Latisse is effective, but is not without side effects.  It may cause pigment changes at the eyelid margin.  Additionally, it may cause brown pigment changes to the iris.  I am not aware of any issues related to clogged pores associated with it. 

Jason R. Hess, MD
San Diego Plastic Surgeon
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Latisse for lash-growing

Latisse is a fantastic lash-grower, and I've never heard of it being associated with any type of "lash pore clogging".

Carmen Kavali, MD
Atlanta Plastic Surgeon
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Latisse does not cause clogged Eyelashes

Regarding: "Can Latisse Cause Clogged Eyelash Pores?"

I have never encountered "clogged" eyelases due to the use of Latisse.

Dr. Peter Aldea

Peter A. Aldea, MD
Memphis Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 78 reviews

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