Latisse vs. Eyelash Extensions

June 17, 2011

By Charity Ohlund – Guest Blogger and “Eyelash Challenged” Product Reviewer I’ve been on a mission for better eyelashes for a looooong time.  In their natural state, my lashes are blonde.  And to say they are skimpy would be an understatement.  Without mascara, I basically look like a newborn marsupial. So, today I’m going to […]

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Want Real Lashes? Latisse It Is.

July 23, 2010

A Brief History of Latisse Most men just don’t get it.  But all women know – long, dark and thick eyelashes are a coveted accessory. Even 6,000 years ago, ancient Egyptians were grinding minerals with soil to make kohl, which they applied to their eyelashes.  While this was most likely used as protection from the […]

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How Does Latisse Work?

July 22, 2010

Latisse is a prescription only topical medicine that causes eyelashes to grow longer and thicker. The generic ingredient name is bimatoprost. The exact mechanism of action for Latisse is unknown. Scientists think that Latisse causes eyelash growth by allowing the eyelash hair to grow for a longer period of time during the hair growth phase, […]

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ASAPS 2010, Washington, DC – Party Central for Plastic Surgery!

April 27, 2010

ASAPS’s annual meeting was in Washington, DC, this past weekend.  ASAPS stands for American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery/, and as far as I can tell, it’s one of the world’s largest aesthetic surgery meetings in the world. I’ve post some photos in my Flickr account (, and will torture you about them in […]

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Latisse $20 Discount Through Allergan- Sign Up Now!

April 2, 2010 For a limited time, you can get $20 off of your purchase in Latisse. Coupled with the “Brilliant Distinctions” program, which gets you points with Allergan products, you will make out like a bandit! Latisse is a prescription liquid that you put on your eyelashes to make them grown longer and thicker. It’s the […]

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