A 34-year-old member asked:
Does sleeping with a blindfold affect your light sensitivity?
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Ophthalmology 16 years experience
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Ophthalmology 50 years experience
Temporarily : A blindfold reduces the amount of light that enters the eye. The retina will be dark adapted ( more sensitive to low light conditions ) when the blindfold is remove, but the retina and pupil adjust to the increased amount of light very quickly.
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Retinal Surgery 19 years experience
No: It does not. It may help you sleep better.
5.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Oct 3, 2016
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