Asked in Human Anatomy and Physiology
Are light color eyes more sensitive to sunlight than dark color eyes?
yes people with blue eyes tend to have larger pupils and therefor more light is absorbed into the eyes. ...
Asked in Science
Why are your eyes so sensitive to sunlight?
Eyes can be sensitive to light due to medications that may be used. If a person has light eyes, they may have photophobia which is also a sensitivity to light of the sun. If you are sensitive to sunlight, then wearing a pair of sunglasses may help. ...
Asked in Eyes
Are blue eyes sensitive to the sun?
Yes, Blue eyes are more sensitive to the sun. Also persons with blue eyes tend to be lighter skinned so they are physically more sensitive to the sun. My husband's family have a genetic tendency toward Albinism having 3 family members in 2 generations. They began with pink eyes (no pigment) and developed to very pale blue eyes with age. They are extremely light sensitive having to wear 100%UV block glasses (look like mirrored glasses or privacy windows on vehicles). ...
Asked in Eyes
Eye color affect vision?
Light-eyed people are more sensitive to light, because they have few pigments to protect their eyes from sunlight exposure. So, such people can encounter sun-related problemsSo the lighter your eye color, the more you are to have light sensitivity in the sun as apposed to darker eye colors which they have better adjustment and not as sensitive to the light! A person with blue eyes is more alike to have eye problems than a brown eye person. It is well known that...