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Why do bright lights hurt my eyes even when i'm wearing polarized sunglasses?
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Dr. Emil Chynn
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
In brief: Photophobia
Because polarization doesn't decrease brightness.
You need a stronger tint.

In brief: Photophobia
Because polarization doesn't decrease brightness.
You need a stronger tint.
Dr. Emil Chynn
Dr. Emil Chynn
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology
In brief: Very sensitive
Polarization tends to cut glare but total brightness may still pose a problem in high intensity situations such as watersports or skiing.
Having a darker lens, sometimes mirrored with polarization should provide the most comfort. If the eye sensitivity started acutely with a red eye you should be checked out for iritis.

In brief: Very sensitive
Polarization tends to cut glare but total brightness may still pose a problem in high intensity situations such as watersports or skiing.
Having a darker lens, sometimes mirrored with polarization should provide the most comfort. If the eye sensitivity started acutely with a red eye you should be checked out for iritis.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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