Short answer, YES! It’s called Photokeratitis or Ultraviolet Keratitis. It is a painful condition when insufficiently protected eyes are exposed to ultraviolet rays or other sources of harmful light.  What is Photokeratitis or a Sunburned eye? It’s inflammation of the cornea, the clear surface of the front of the eye.  How can it be caused? The most obvious reason is from the sun reflecting off of a water source like a pool, the ocean, or a lake. But don’t forget, the sun can also reflect off of sand, ice and snow, (causing Snow Blindness*). And finally, it can be caused by sun gazing, and lookingRead More →