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How to protect eyes from air pollution

Gowrish Babu
Longterm exposure to airborne chemicals causes eye issues such as redness, itching, watering, dryness and discomfort
To safeguard your eyes from bad air, here are some tips
Wear sunglasses while travelling outside as it protects your eyes from UV rays
When exposed to polluted air do not rub your eyes as it can increase the itchiness
Use eye drops regularly as it protects the cornea from drying
Wash your eyes with water frequently as it helps get rid of itching and burning sensation
There are many eye exercises such as palming, 20-20-20 rule, figure 8 and more
If the problem persists then immediately consult with an ophthalmologist
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