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When does babies eye color change permantely?

When does babies eye color change permantely?

The first year: By 6-12 months of age, a baby's iris has reached its final color. There are those who may go a little longer, and those with hazel eyes can appear to change between brown and green, but generally, the pigmentation has reached its full level by the first year. ...Read more

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How come some babies are born with hair and others don't is it in the genes? Can a babies hair,eyes, and skin color change after born?

How come some babies are born with hair and others don't is it in the genes? Can a babies hair,eyes, and skin color change after born?

Newborn babies: Yes, genetics are what determines whether babies have a lot of hair or are close to bald. Most babies are born with a shade of grey colored eyes and will change over the next year or longer. Hair color in the first year and change as well. Babies skin will be lighter or pinker as newborns and also change over time after birth. ...Read more

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Wondering why would my eye color change?

Wondering why would my eye color change?

Medication?: Eye color rarely changes if ever. Sometimes it can be from medication such as a prostagladin. Tumor can also get the eye color to changes. You should see your primary care doctor you might refer you to an ophthalmologist. ...Read more

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What are reasons why would my eye color change?

Corneal changes: The iris of the eye which is the structure which gives the colors we usually attribute to the eyes (blue, brown, hazel, etc.), cannot change even when diseased. If you notice a change in the color it is probably some change in the cornea which can develop deposits making it whitish which blends in with the iris color. If this is a rapid change, check with your ophthalmologist for understanding. ...Read more

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If I put honey in my eyes, will my eye color change?

If I put honey in my eyes, will my eye color change?

No effect: The only change will be that honey might attract some nuisance insects which you would rather not have around your eyes. There is no effect of applying honey to the surface of the eye on the interior color of the eye which is caused by the iris. ...Read more

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My eyes seem to have become lighter in shade. is eye color change possible?

My eyes seem to have become lighter in shade. is eye color change possible?

Not likely: It is possible that your eyes seem lighter because of the clothes or make up you wear. They are not actually lighter. There are a few medications that make the eyes darker as a side effect. There are none that make them lighter. ...Read more

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Can eye color change?

Can eye color change?

Unusual: Eye color change in adults can signal a specific type of glaucoma. But very often, it seems that the eye color lightens, but this is due to haze in the cornea that can come with aging. ...Read more

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Will my eye color change to paler as I age?

Will my eye color change to paler as I age?

Arcus sinalis: All of us as we get old near the limbus (edge of the cornea) over the clear part of our eye, we get deposits that make the clear part turn white. That makes our iris color less obvious and pale. Also as we get old our iris atrophy and gets thinner with less pigment on it. ...Read more

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Can eye color change progressively over time?

Can eye color change progressively over time?

Very little: After the adult color comes in at around age 2, the color is generally very stable from that point on. The color can be altered by certain diseases of the eye interior, a few pharmacologic agents and cornea conditions which mask the iris color. If you think this is happening see your ophthalmologist. ...Read more