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The Effects of Chlorine on the Eyes

Have you ever felt a slight burning in your eyes after a swim? Or looked in the mirror after an afternoon in the pool and noticed red, agitated eyes? Irritation is a common reaction when eyes come into contact with chlorine.   The Effects of Chlorine Chlorine is a sanitizing agent commonly added to pool water

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Are Eyelash Extensions Safe for the Eyes?

In recent years, eyelash extensions have grown in popularity. If you do a quick search online, you will find countless salon ads promoting it and countless articles about it. However, you won’t find many sources giving real information on health risks and potential issues of this service. The truth is we tend to automatically associate this

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Blue Light and Your Eyes—Should You Be Worried?

Few of us know about the adverse effects of blue light. Let’s start by defining blue light.   What is Blue Light?  The sunlight is formed by red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo and violet light rays among several shades of these colors which, when combined, form the “white light” that we see. Each of these

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