Eyelash Thinning

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What Is Eyelash Thinning?

Naturally during aging process, we tend to lose our hair eyelashes. However, there are internal causes for having early onset eyelash thinning.

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What Causes Eyelash Thinning?

In patients with eczema (atopic dermatitis) or thyroid disease, it is common to notice thinning of lateral aspects of eyebrows as well as eyelashes. Patients with hair loss disorders including alopecia areata, frontal fibrosing alopecia as well as androgenic alopecia (pattern hair loss) may develop eyebrow or eyelash thinning.

Clinical Presentations Of Eyelash Thinning

Patients may notice increase in shedding of eyelashes as well as reduction in density of their eyelashes.

Complication Of Eyelash Thinning

Eyelashes are designed to protect the eyes from debris and their lack of presence can cause eye irritation, injury or infection.

Treatment Options for Eyelash Thinning

The only possible treatment option for thinned eyelashes is use of topical agent called Latisse (Bimatropost). However, the medication has side effects and should be only prescribed by your physician.

Prevention Of Eyelash Thinning

Unfortunately, there is no preventive means to eyelash thinning. Early recognition of the condition and starting the treatment as soon as possible could be the best way to prevent worsening of the condition

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Naturally during aging process, we tend to lose our hair eyelashes. However, there are internal causes for having early onset eyelash thinning.