Can I wear mascara before LASIK?

How long can you not wear makeup before LASIK?

Waiting At Least a Week After Surgery

Before going in for your LASIK surgery, you will be asked to remove all of your makeup. This will be the last time you wear (eye) makeup for at least a week.

How long after LASIK Do I have to wear goggles to sleep?

You are advised to wear the goggles while you sleep for a week to two weeks after surgery, when your eyes will be at their most vulnerable to damage if you scratch or otherwise disturb them.

How soon can I shower after LASIK?

Generally speaking, you should wait at least 24 hours after LASIK before washing your face. This is the same guideline that we give our patients for showering. As with showering, you need to avoid getting soap and water in your eyes for a minimum of several days.

How long is recovery for LASIK?

The immediate recovery period for LASIK generally lasts six to 12 hours, but it varies by patient, depending on several factors. Most patients see clearly within 24 hours after vision correction surgery, but others take two to five days to recover.

How can I clean my eyelashes after LASIK?

Your lashes may become sticky because of accumulated material. Make sure you clean them using a cotton bud soaked in warm boiled water– stroking the lashes away from your eyelids. You will tend to have dry eyes following Lasik and this can last for 6 to 12 weeks while your nerves regenerate.

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Can you wear makeup before laser hair removal?

6. Don’t wear makeup or any skin lotion during your first hair removal session. The cleaner is your skin, the better results you can expect.

Can I wear fake eyelashes after LASIK?

Can I wear eyelash extensions? We suggest you wait at least 1 month following surgery to avoid getting debris or glue in your eyes.