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Does sleeping with a blindfold affect your light sensitivity?
7 doctors weighed in

Dr. Jack Sipperley
Ophthalmology
3 doctors agree
In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Jack Sipperley
Dr. Jack Sipperley
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Dr. Matheson Harris
Ophthalmology
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Light sensitivity cannot be improved or made worse by sleeping with a blindfold.

In brief: No
Light sensitivity cannot be improved or made worse by sleeping with a blindfold.
Dr. Matheson Harris
Dr. Matheson Harris
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Blindfold
No effect.

In brief: Blindfold
No effect.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Ophthalmology - Retinal Surgery
In brief: No
It does not. It may help you sleep better.

In brief: No
It does not. It may help you sleep better.
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
Dr. Richard Scartozzi
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