Why I ALWAYS Wear Sunglasses (why sunglasses are important)

Learn why I ALWAYS wear sunglasses! Here is a list of ways sunglasses protect your eyes and vision that you didn’t know about! ***** Check out polarized sunglasses from Christopher Cloos here: https://bit.ly/3mEZ7wI

Sunglasses are not only a great fashion accessory and helpful for reducing light sensitivity (photophobia), but there are also many health benefits of sunglasses. That is exactly why I wear sunglasses.
Sunglasses SHOULD protect against ultraviolet light (UV light) and this helps prevent many different eye diseases and eyelid diseases from developing.

Timestamps for why you should wear sunglasses:
UV Light Protection (What is UV light) – 1:31
Sunlight Causes Cataracts – 2:22
Sunlight ages and thins your eyelids – 3:12
5-10% of skin cancer is on the eyelids – 3:42
Photokeratitis (snow blindness) – 4:02
Pterygium (Surfer’s Eye) – 4:45
Corneal Healing from LASIK Eye Surgery – 5:16
Migraine headaches and photophobia – 6:13
Polarized vs non polarized sunglasses – 6:44

If you are not sure if your sunglasses protect against UV light, look for anything labeled UV400 or “full UV light protection” or contact the manufacturer.

This video was made in partnership with Christopher Cloos Eyewear. They are a Danish eyewear company with high quality products and good company values and would recommend them to all my friends and family. I only collaborate with companies I think will be of value to our viewers.

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-Doctor Eye Health (Joseph Allen, OD, FAAO)

💡 Helpful Videos for you:
What are Polarized vs Non Polarized Sunglasses: https://youtu.be/pACBs8Yi4lA

How to buy the best sunglasses lenses for you: https://youtu.be/f9o-iC7Hvbs

Looking to buy new sunglasses? Check out our Frame Reviews! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYZ_aMAANO0&list=PLzi60fSuOmPC1x6fCPF14Km7Z8vt-Y3db&index=1&t=2s

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About This Video:
Are sunglasses good for your eyes? In this video, Dr. Allen from Doctor Eye Health reviews why sunglasses are important and the health benefits of sunglasses. Most of the benefits of sunglasses come from their ability to protect against uv light sun damage. If you are ever looking to purchase new sunglasses, make sure the sunglasses protect against ultraviolet light.
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