Extended exposure to the sun’s ultraviolet rays has been linked to eye damage. In fact, prolonged exposure has been linked to some quite serious conditions: cataracts, macular degeneration, pingueculae, pterygia and photokeratitis. The World Health Organisation estimates that as much as 20% of all cataracts are the result of overexposure to ultraviolet radiation!
The good news is that eye damage due to ultraviolet rays is completely preventable: a decent pair of sunglasses will absorb 100% of the potentially dangers light. So, even though your eyes are healthy, how about protecting them in style? Concept has a stunning range of sunglasses, from the Italian elegance and poetry of Persol, to the American king of roads, Ray Ban.
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