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What is Latisse (bimatoprost ophthalmic)?

Latisse (bimatoprost ophthalmic) is a medicated solution that is applied to the eyelashes for the purpose of making them thicker, longer, and darker. Latisse treats a condition called hypotrichosis, which basically means insufficient eyelashes. Latisse is the brand name of bimatoprost, which was discovered in a drug used to treat glaucoma when the people who used it grew more eyelashes.

Debra Jaliman, MD
Dermatology

Latisse is a product that grows eyelashes by extending the growth cycle of the lashes, creating longer, thicker eyelashes. In this video, dermatologist Debra Jaliman, MD, explains how the product works, how to apply it and how often you can use it. 


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