Everything You Need to Know About Snow Blindness

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Everything You Need to Know About Snow Blindness

Before you start skiing down the slopes this winter, you need to make sure that you’re well-protected. We don’t just mean protecting yourself from the cold, but also protecting yourself from the sun. Granted, most people think of summer when it comes to sun protection, but winter has its own set of issues as well,Read more…

Preventing and Treating Snow Blindness

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Have you ever experienced eye pains after being outside in the snow for too long? If so the cause may have been snow blindness, also known as Photokeratitis. Snow blindness is caused by UV rays reflecting strongly off snow, and because snow is smooth and full of polycrystals light is not able to pass through,Read more…