Miley was examining herself in the mirror when Mattie entered in her room. Mattie was surprised to see the shocking expression spread on Miley’s face. When Mattie questioned; she realized that it wasn’t her that made Miley shocked, but her thin eyelashes. Yes, anybody at any age can experience eyelash loss and if you’re still wondering why your lashes are falling out, then here are the most common reasons:
Use of mascara and developing allergic reaction to it is one of the most common reasons for eyelash fall. Mascaras do come with chemical content in them and so long term use of them can develop allergies in some. Also, removing mascara results into the removal of other eyelashes causing sparse eyelashes. Mascaras can also cause several eye infections such as dermatitis and conjunctivitis. Dry flakes of mascara fall into the eye, can irritate the conjunctiva.
Blepharitis is an inflammation of the eyelids by excessive growth of bacteria that is basically found on the skin. Your eyelid can become inflamed due to an infection, trauma, an allergic reaction or when the eyelid’s oil glands are blocked. Blepharitis can be cured by taking care of proper eyelid hygiene.
Chemotherapy comes with lots of side effects including eyelash fall. Cancer patients who go through chemotherapy sessions usually experience hair and eyelash fall, but as soon as the treatment ceases, the hair start growing back. Although the problem is temporary; however, most find it very distressing.
Eyelash fall can be caused by excessive rubbing, plucking eyelashes or tugging the eyelashes too hard. Trauma can be caused due to excessive usage of eye embellishments such mascaras, eyeliners and tiny beads. This can lead to loss of eyelashes.
Alopecia areata is a disorder in which the immune system attacks the hair follicles resulting hair to fall out. This can cause loss of all hair on the body or loss in just one area such as eyebrows, beard, eyelashes or scalp. The condition may not be cured completely, but can be managed with proper treatment. Other autoimmune disorders like scleroderma or lupus can also cause eyelash loss due to the diseases.
Some medical conditions can be curable while other conditions may not be reversible. Thus, identifying the exact cause of eyelash fall may save you from the trouble. Bimatoprost is an effective medication which is usually prescribed people with certain conditions such as people taking chemotherapy sessions or people suffering from sparse eyelashes or eyelash fall.
Bimatoprost stimulate eyelash growth by increasing the number of eyelash hairs that grow and the amount of time it takes to grow. That means you have longer, thicker and darker eyelashes. Bimatoprost also make your lashes darker by stimulating melanin, a pigment that makes your lashes darker.
Bimatoprost is a prescribed medication and thus, if you want to grow your lashes, then you’ve to fetch a proper prescription from your healthcare provider to use it.