ACADEMY AWARD WINNER MARISA TOMEI OPENS UP ABOUT CHRONIC EYE DISEASE
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It may not have been obvious to fans, but there were times that actress Marisa Tomei really struggled on stage and screen. It wasnâ€™t difficulty getting into character, forgetting lines or even mastering a Brooklyn accent. Instead Tomei was driven to distraction by the symptoms of chronic dry eye disease.
â€œThe discomfort posed a challenge in front of the camera, on stage and while traveling,â€ she tells Beauty in the Bag. â€œIt felt like there was grit in my eye, and I didnâ€™t know what it was. I only knew it was uncomfortable all the time,â€ the Academy award-winning actress tells Beauty In The Bag.
Dry eye occurs when tears donâ€™t provide adequat