Keep Your Eyes Safe This Holi

Holi, the festival of colours is just around the corner . These are some of the effect of colours
on eyes and their prevention -

Corneal Abrasions - Granular particles in colours can cause abrasion of cornea
There will be severe watering and pain in eyes. Wash eyes gently with water
seek urgent advise from an eye surgeon.

Conjunctivitis - Synthetic colours used can cause irritation , redness and watering of
eyes. Wash eyes and consult doctor if symptoms persist .