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Sunscreen for Your Eyes

Sunscreen for Your Eyes

We know that UV exposure accelerates the formation of cataracts, causes ugly callouses on the front of the eyes known as pinguecula and pterygium, and wrinkles to the skin around the eyes.  UV exposure also damages the retina, particularly in children, who’s lenses have not completely formed to protect the retina from the damaging rays of the sun.  So why the aversion to a solution as simple as sunwear?