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... I've read you can't get water in your eyes after the surgery. ... (2 replies)
... I was really paranoid about this for the first week after my surgery so I showered with goggles on. This was really difficult. I also LOVE to stick my face in the water in the shower every morning but for a week or so I avoided this and washed my face with a washcloth, avoiding my eyes. ... (2 replies)
Water in eyes ok?
Nov 19, 2006
... so 16 days ago. For the first week I showered with goggles on because I was so paranoid about water even touching my eyes. I have always loved getting in the shower and just sticking my face in the water, but I am a little nervous about this. Is it ok to stick my face in the water like this? ... (4 replies)

... As far as I can remember, you were just supposed to keep the water out of your eyes for the first month after your surgery. And, basically, it is as easy as keeping your eyes shut tight while you were showering. ... (1 replies)
Water in eyes ok?
Nov 20, 2006
... It is ok to get your eyelids wet but, clench your eyes shut really well for about a month I think. ... (4 replies)
... I noticed a few people said they were worried about getting water in their eyes? ... (1 replies)
... My doctor advised against going swimming for 2 weeks after surgery due to the possibility of infection from the bacteria in the water but if you close your eyes when washing your hair and face you should be fine. Just don't rub your eyes! ... (2 replies)
Water in eyes ok?
Nov 20, 2006
... My eye doctor never mentioned cleaning my eyes with saline, I guess I should ask him? ... (4 replies)
Water in eyes ok?
Nov 21, 2006
... ndency to be really bad at taking any medicine on a regular basis so, I stopped taking it long ago. I can't tell you for sure if it did me any good as far as my eyes but, I have heard that it has done a good job for others. So, give it a shot. ... (4 replies)
... I got my LASIK done at "The Laser Vision Cente" at Malad in Mumbai, India 4 days back. The most important thing I feel, is the technology which is used for performing the LASIK surgery.. ... (1 replies)
... Yea, only I'm afraid that getting water in my eyes will make them feel bad b/c they're not perfectly healthy. I don't like the idea of having dry spots and stuff on them... it kinda freaks me out. I'm afraid of getting an infection or something. I get so tired of putting the stupid drops in. I use them every two hours too, plus I use stuff at night. Cari, Maybe you... (5 replies)
Water in eyes ok?
Nov 20, 2006
... Flax seed oil or fish oils have been researched quite a bit and it is not abnormal at all for your doctor to suggest supplementing them. They are not a guaranteed help but they cannot hurt as they are otherwise healthy for you. Just try a quick Google search and I'm sure you will find alot of info. Good Luck! :) Tera (4 replies)
... I haven't read anyone say anything about drinking more water for those who have dry eyes. Water seems to be a cure for a lot of problems people have, because most people don't drink enough water. 8 glasses a day is the suggested amount. ... (0 replies)
Probably doing it!
Mar 24, 2005
... I worried about the whole don't rub your eyes and don't wash your eyes with water or get water in them but, it is not difficult. If you get water on them in the shower, just use your washcloth to very gently dab them dry. As long as you keep your eyes shut in the shower you won't get water in them. ... (2 replies)
... I am not the best person to ask about how I remove my eye makeup. I have very sensitive skin both around my eyes and all over so, while I can use something to remove the makeup on my face, I can't use anything but water and a wet cloth to wipe off my eye makeup. ... (7 replies)
... Thanks a lot for the advice...it meant a lot to me. I'm just back from a eye checkup, and the doctor says everything's fine. My vision's around 6/6 in the left eye,and 6/5 in the right. I have a small thing I'd like to ask. I find that blinking isn't as comfortable as before, and it seems somewhat difficult. I have to consciously make myself blink regularly because it's not... (5 replies)
... Perfectly normal. Your eyes just had major surgery and need time to heal. ... (5 replies)
... though. I do think that most people do see improvements by the time they are 11 months out like me, I must just be slow. Honestly, my dry eye wasn't that awful in the beginning. I think it was a case of me just not feeling it because none of my corneal nerves had grown back yet. ... (32 replies)
... haha yea, the eyedrops and stuff sucks, but i tell you what, on my good days, sometimes i feel like my eyes are so good that life is fake. if that makes sense? ... (5 replies)
... Don't panic! And don't regret your decision just yet! I'm guessing your doctor isn't overly concerned, because he probably sees these very normal problems in most of his patients, and they usually just require time to heal. ... (14 replies)


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