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What protective eyeglasses can help me prevent corneal flash burns?

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Protective eyeglasses would include:

  • Sunglasses that protect against UVA and UVB radiation
  • Ski goggles or "glacier glasses," particularly at high elevations
  • Totally dark glasses for tanning beds
  • A welder’s mask when welding

From: Corneal Flash Burns WebMD Medical Reference

 

Reviewed by Alan Kozarsky on April 20, 2018

 

Reviewed by Alan Kozarsky on April 20, 2018

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