Can I put perfume after LASIK?
Do not apply any perfume on the day of surgery. Do not apply any products on your eyes or face on the day of surgery. Bring your sunglasses on the day of LASIK surgery as you may experience glare after LASIK surgery.
Can you wear deodorant for LASIK?
During your LASIK surgery
Please come dressed warmly and comfortably, and refrain from wearing anything fuzzy. Also, do not wear any fragrances; including perfume, hair spray, hair gel, cologne, aftershave, liquid fabric softener, lotions, moisturizers, and oils. You may use shampoo, conditioner and deodorant.
When can I get my face wet after LASIK?
Generally speaking, you should wait at least 24 hours after LASIK before washing your face. This is the same guideline that we give our patients for showering.
Can you wear perfume to surgery?
Contact lenses, jewelry, and dentures must be removed at the time of surgery. Do not wear lipstick, perfume, makeup, or nail polish on the day of surgery. If you have an illness such as a cold, sore throat, stomach or upset bowels, please notify the office.
When can I wear perfume after LASIK?
Make-up During Laser Eye Surgery
You should not wear any perfumes/aftershaves. You should be clean from any lotions or moisturisers. If you have eyelash extensions, they’ll have to be removed before your surgery and shouldn’t be replaced until at least two months following the procedure.
Can you shave after LASIK?
Do not wear eye makeup or place lotion or creams for a week or two near the eyes. For stuff like shaving cream and hair spray, be careful. Wait a few weeks before returning to sports and while playing contact sports, wear protective eye goggles for a few months.
Do you have to stop wearing makeup before LASIK?
When you arrive for your LASIK procedure, it is important that the skin is free of irritants that could potentially lead to infection. Therefore, we advise patients to thoroughly cleanse their face the night before their appointment, taking extra care to remove eye makeup, such as shadow or liner.
Can you take Tylenol PM after LASIK?
*You may take over-the – counter medications such as Tylenol or Ibuprofen. Avoid antihistamines such as Benadryl, Allegra, and Claritin as these will dry your eyes.
Can you wear makeup before LASIK?
Do Not Wear Makeup on Surgery Day!
Patients should not wear any eye make-up the day of their LASIK procedure. On the night before surgery, it’s a good idea to thoroughly wash your face of any make-up, creams, and so forth.
Can I sleep on my side after LASIK?
At bedtime, wear your eye shield for at least one week if you sleep on your back or side, and two weeks if you sleep on your stomach. This will prevent you from rubbing your eyes during asleep. In terms of activity, light exercise is permissible, but excessive workouts should be avoided for at least five days.
How many days rest is required after LASIK surgery?
Ans. Yes, on an average most people recover after a week to 10 days. Some take longer, even up to about 6 weeks.
How long does it take eyes to heal after LASIK?
Generally speaking, it will take between three and six months for your eyes to fully heal, and it’s not unusual to encounter minor lingering side-effects during this period. Many patients notice halos around lights (particularly when driving at night), though these halos typically disappear within six months.