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INTRODUCING LATISSE® - A New Innovation In Long Full Lashes Beautiful Lashes Compliment Your Beautiful Complexion!
Latisse® solution is a prescription treatment for hypotrichosis used to grow eyelashes, making them longer, thicker, and darker within 8 – 16 weeks.
Eyelash hypotrichosis is another name for having inadequate or not enough eyelashes. Call us for more information, and find out if latisse® is right for you or request a free consultation!
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LATISSE®... The First and Only FDA-Approved
Treatment for people with inadequate or not enough eyelashes.
What is LATISSE®?
What are the possible side effects with LATISSE®?
The most common side affects after using LATISSE® are eye itching or eye redness. These were reported by about 4% of users in the clinical trial. LATISSE® solution may cause other less common side effects; with typically occur on the skin close to where LATISSE® is applied, or in the eyes. These include skin darkening, eye irritation, dryness, or redness of the eyelids.
Please Read This Article:
By Miranda Hitti
According to Allergan, Latisse was well-tolerated in its clinical trials, with the most common side effects being eye redness, itchy eyes, and skin hyperpigmentation.
Earlier this month, and the FDA advisory panel recommended that the FDA approve Latisse and also recommended further studies in certain groups of patients, such as young patients and people who lost their eyelashes to chemotherapy.
You should also check out www.Latisse.com for more info, photos from their study, as well as any potential side effects that may occur from the use of Latisse.
If you would like to enhance your appearance with lovely long lashes from Latisse or if you simply have questions, please contact us or call to schedule your consultation. Dr. Yolanda C. Holmes would like to share with you the most current information on skincare and help you achieve the best results.
LATISSE® is a prescription treatment for hypotrichosis (inadequate or not enough lashes) to grow eyelashes longer, fuller, darker.
Important Safety Information
If you use/used prescription products for eye pressure problems, use LATISSE® under doctor care.LATISSE® may cause increased brown pigmentation of the colored part of the eye which is likely permanent. Eyelid skin darkening may occur and may be reversible. Only apply at the base of upper lashes. DO NOT APPLY to lower lid. Hair may grow on skin that LATISSE® frequently touches. If you have eye problems/surgery, consult your doctor about use of LATISSE®. Common side effects are itchy and red eyes. If discontinued, lashes gradually return to previous appearance.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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If you stop using LATISSE®, your eyelashes are expected to return to their previous appearance over several weeks to months.
How does LATISSE® work?
Eyelashes grow in a cycle, over several months.2-4 Although researchers don't know exactly how LATISSE® solution works, it's believed to increase the percentage of hairs in the active growth phase, as well as make the active growth phase longer.1
Full results take time
LATISSE® solution works gradually.1 While you may start seeing longer lashes after 4 weeks, you must use LATISSE® daily for 16 weeks for full results.5 Do not reduce or stop daily application of LATISSE® solution when you first notice results. After 16 weeks, talk to your doctor about ongoing use.
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