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EYELASH SURGERY - SHOULD YOU DO IT?

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Photo taken from msnbc.com Yes it's true, over the past year or two, eyelash surgery has gotten a little press. NOT ENOUGH unfortunately, to make people actually want to do it. First of all, I personally don't want needles weaving in and out of my eyelids. I can't imagine the pain that might be involved not to mention it just sounds unfavorable.

The main reason I might encourage eyelash transplant surgery is for people whose lashes have been damaged to trauma, medications, or other incidents, or possibly premature/permanent fall-out of the lashes. Here is why (for cosmetic reasons) I would NOT recommend it.

1 - Lashes are taken from your head hair & sewn into the lash bed. The hair of your head is programmed to continue growing, so it means routine maintenance for those lashes. Otherwise they'll end up looking like curtains. Secondly, if you have curly hair, you'll end up with elephant looking eyelashes hanging down over those peepers.

2 - Eyelash transplant surger…