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Eyelash growth in subjects treated with bimatoprost: A multicenter, randomized, double-masked, vehicle-controlled, parallel-group study

Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology

Randomized, double-blind, vehicle-controlled study found that bimatoprost was more effective than vehicle at enhancing eyelashes with a good safety profile.

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Patient-Reported Outcomes of Bimatoprost for Eyelash Growth: Results From a Randomized, Double-Masked, Vehicle-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study

Aesthetic Surgery Journal

The bimatoprost group reported significantly greater levels of patient satisfaction than the vehicle group.

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Bimatoprost in the treatment of eyelash hypotrichosis.

Clinical Ophthalmology

Review of the use of bimatoprost to increase eyelash growth.

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Enhancing the Growth of Natural Eyelashes: The Mechanism of Bimatoprost‐Induced Eyelash Growth

Dermatologic Surgery

Bimatoprost increases the percentage of eyelash follicles that are in the anagen (growing) phase leading to increased length. It also increases melanin production resulting in darker and thicker eyelashes.

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Treatment of Eyebrow Hypotrichosis Using Bimatoprost: A Randomized, Double‐Blind, Vehicle‐Controlled Pilot Study

Dermatologic Surgery

Bimatoprost 0.03% ophthalmic solution applied daily for 9 months improves the appearance of eyebrows more than vehicle, without side effects.

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IngredientsBimatoprost

Bimat

Topical Medication

C25H37NO4

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TARGETS:

EyelashesOutline in black with white background of an eye with eyelashes.

Hair growth cycle

Melanin iconFive horizontal lines of downward increasing thickness stacked on top of one another with white background.

Melanin production

BENEFITS:

Increases eyelash length

Increases eyelash fullness

Makes eyelashes darker

2012

Eyelash growth in subjects treated with bimatoprost: A multicenter, randomized, double-masked, vehicle-controlled, parallel-group study

...

Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology

2013

Patient-Reported Outcomes of Bimatoprost for Eyelash Growth: Results From a Randomized, Double-Masked, Vehicle-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study

...

Aesthetic Surgery Journal

2010

Bimatoprost in the treatment of eyelash hypotrichosis.

Clinical Ophthalmology

2010

Enhancing the Growth of Natural Eyelashes: The Mechanism of Bimatoprost‐Induced Eyelash Growth

...

Dermatologic Surgery

2013

Treatment of Eyebrow Hypotrichosis Using Bimatoprost: A Randomized, Double‐Blind, Vehicle‐Controlled Pilot Study

...

Dermatologic Surgery

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SIDE EFFECTS


The most common side effects of Latisse (bimatoprost ophthalmic topical solution) are mild eye discomfort, dry or watery eyes, mild eye redness or puffy eyelids. Other side effects include skin darkening, eye irritation, eye dryness, gradual change in the color of your eyes or eyelids, and redness of the eyelids. Allergic reaction to this medication is rare. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include hives, difficulty breathing, and swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Stop using Latisse and call your doctor if you have severe burning or itching of your eyes, severe redness or swelling in or around your eye, vision problems, eye pain, seeing halos around lights, oozing or discharge from your eye; or increased sensitivity to light.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Contact your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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