Sight for Sore Eyes
April 26, 2007 2:04am CST
If it’s one thing I repeat on this site is to always wear your sunglasses. The sun will tear up your eyes in the long run. Take it from me. The long days and many years spent riding waves have left my eyes red, ravaged, and aged from a condition called pterygiums. They are wing-shaped growths that encroach on the pupils, causing itching and a severe redness across the “whites” of the eyes. Read about how to pick the right shades and find out where to get a good pair.