I don’t know if this happens to other people, but my eyelashes fall into my eyes all the time. I don’t wear contacts, so the eyelashes land directly on my eye. I generally deal with this issue in one of three ways:
The point is, it can be a really annoying situation to dig through your eye to find the guilty eyelash. It just feels wrong to touch your eyeball with your finger. Thus I’m always pleasantly surprised when you can look in the mirror, spot the eyelash right away, and remove it with ease. I always feel like I’ve gotten away with something when that happens.