‘It is important to protect your skin from the sun!’ this message has been drummed into us time and time again, but the other, equally truthful message we should be hearing is ‘It is important to protect your EYES from the sun!’ Exposing your eyes to UV rays is extremely dangerous. In fact, ophthalmologists (eye doctors) have warned us that prolonged exposure to UV rays can lead to eye diseases such as cataracts and even cancer.
Unfortunately however, the latter message tends to slip by us on an odd frequency… have you heard it?
If you have then maybe you’ll be clued up on how to give your eyes the protection they need from those harmful, and plentiful, UV rays – come rain or shine. But, if the latter message did happen to reach you on an odd, hard to discern frequency, then look no further. Below you’ll discover 5 tips to protect your eyes from the sun