eyelashes redefined by Latisse

Latisse Eyelash Treatment

March 15, 2012 · Posted in Health News · Comments Off on Latisse Eyelash Treatment 

Latisse is the only FDA approved eyelash treatment which has been proven effective to make the eyelashes fuller, thicker and darker. Latisse eyelash treatment may help to enhance patient’s eyelashes in length, thickness and darkness and also help those suffering from inadequate eyelashes.

The active ingredient in Latisse solution is bimatoprost. Bimatoprost is the drug which extends the duration of the eyelash growth cycle, as well as induces more hairs to grow longer during the cycle. During the treatment, Latisse is applied to the base of upper eyelashes with a sterile applicator. Latisse is the self-administered treatment, available by prescription only through a doctor’s office.

Latisse eyelash treatment works gradually showing noticeable improvements after 4 weeks and full results after 16 weeks of treatment. There are few side effects associated with Latisse treatment like skin darkening, eye irritation and redness which gets healed away in few days. Stopping the treatment may make the eye lashes to return to the previous state.

Latisse Maintenance Phase

March 8, 2012 · Posted in Health News · Comments Off on Latisse Maintenance Phase 

Latisse Maintenance PhaseLatisse is the first prescribed treatment approved by FDA, which is used for the treatment for thin and small eyelashes.  When used regularly, Latisse may help the upper eyelid lashes grow longer, darker and fuller. Patient’s wanting to have permanent results of Latisse should follow the Latisse maintenance phase, even after the initial treatment.

Latisse is the prescription product which is used at home. Every individual applying Latisse should apply with a fresh applicator to the base of the upper eyelid, where the lash base meets the skin of the eyelid. The results of the Latisse maintenance phase are gradual, with initial results appearing at 4 to 8 weeks of continual use, and full effects becoming evident at 16 weeks after the initial application.

The effects of Latisse remain only as long as the product is used.  There is minimal downtime and no side effects in Latisse maintenance phase. The cost of Latisse ranges from $110 – $150 for one bottle, which contains a 45 days supply of the product.