Latisse is a prescription treatment for hypotrichosis used to grow eyelashes, making them longer, thicker, and darker. Eyelash hypotrichosis is another name for having inadequate or not enough eyelashes. Latisse may also be used for eyebrow growth.
How Does It Work?
Latisse is believed to affect the growth phase of the eyelash hair cycle in two ways. First, it increases the length of the growth phase and second, it increases the number of hairs in this phase.
How Soon Will I See Results?
The onset of effect with Latisse is gradual. In the clinical trial, the majority of Latisse users saw a significant improvement within two months.
How Is Latisse Different?
Only Latisse has been approved by the FDA as a prescription treatment for hypotrichosis used to grow eyelashes. It also has been studied in clinical trial to demonstrate its safety and effectiveness.
Is Latisse Safe?
When used correctly, the safety and effectiveness of Latisse was shown in a clinical trial. Latisse is intended for use on the skin of the upper eyelid margins at the base of the eyelashes.