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What is the most common eye color

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Benjamin Chun
Ophthalmology 28 years experience
Depends: Depends on what you mean by light--if you mean blue or green eyes, never, unless their parents are of different descent. If you mean light brown vs d... Read More

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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Fishburn
Ophthalmology 30 years experience
Efficacy/simplicity : Prostaglandin analogues are some of the most effective anti glaucoma medication available to treat glaucoma. A single drop/day lowers iop 30-32% over ... Read More
Dr. Robert Chang
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Because: Most efficacious (first line among meds), easiest dosing (once a day), limited side effects (generally well-tolerated), with dark eyes and dark skin, ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
No: Generally eye color , which is the color of the iris, after two years of age will be constant throughout life. It can fade from some uncommon disease... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Chevlen
Medical Oncology 47 years experience
Can't be done.: It cannot be done naturally. Contact lenses can change eye color while you're wearing the contact lens.
A female asked:
Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
Ophthalmology 25 years experience
Eye color: Safest way is with cosmetic contact lenses. Would not try any surgical options given risk of glaucoma and infection.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Downing
Ophthalmology 59 years experience
Eye color: Some children with blue or hazel eyes can have some darkening with variable amounts of brown as they age. If there are similar changes in both eyes, i... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Be in a bright room: A bright environment makes the eyes look lighter and naturally beautiful. Eye color is the best when it is natural, and it is not naturally changeable... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shannon Cole
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Up to age 2 yrs: Eye color usually is set by age 2 yrs. In many children it is earlier but certainly can change the first 2 years of life.
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Katharine Garnier
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Not at your age...: Most babies are born with blue eyes, but they change over the first 6-8 months to what will be their permanent, adult eye color..At 16 your eye color ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Pepose
Ophthalmology 39 years experience
It doesn't: The eye color is determined by the pigmentation of the iris. The intraocular lens is placed behind the iris after removal of the cloudy lens (cataract... Read More

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