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I've been told that my eye colour changes with my mood - I guess this may affect blood-flow within the eye, which may alter refraction capacities, and hence get a change in colour. Is this possible? Does the colour of light entering the eye also affect their colour?


 

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Can blood-flow in the eye change your eye colour?
« Reply #1 on: 14/06/2007 09:09:27 »
That is indeed a good question! Me does not know the answer..LOL
 

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« Reply #2 on: 14/06/2007 20:07:44 »
i don't know the answer, but my ex had green eyes... unless he was mad. then they were grey. and if he wore a blue shirt his eyes were blue...
 

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« Reply #3 on: 14/06/2007 22:29:07 »
 I have seen similar.. My husbands eyes do that although I have never noticed a mood difference but it is possible as I wasn't looking for one.
 

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Can blood-flow in the eye change your eye colour?
« Reply #4 on: 14/06/2007 22:30:37 »
  I will look the next time he comes over and gets angry!!! LOL  Hold still Robert let me look into your eyes and see if the color changes while your angry with me! LOL LOL...OH That would really make him mad then! >>>Yikes..
 

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Can blood-flow in the eye change your eye colour?
« Reply #5 on: 14/06/2007 22:40:15 »
lol... or he'll just start laughing because you stopped in the middle of an argument to check his eye color...
 

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Can blood-flow in the eye change your eye colour?
« Reply #6 on: 20/06/2007 11:55:24 »
Just bringing this back in.......
 

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Can blood-flow in the eye change your eye colour?
« Reply #7 on: 20/06/2007 12:30:19 »
Some glaucoma medications have a side effect that Increases the colouring of the iris. But i don't know if your "mood" can change the colour.
 

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Can blood-flow in the eye change your eye colour?
« Reply #8 on: 20/06/2007 15:17:56 »
Violet eyes are due to a blue iris and red blood vessels,
so vasodilation could change the colour of a violet eye.
Emotions can cause vasodilation, e.g. blushing, anger.
« Last Edit: 20/06/2007 15:19:29 by RD »
 

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Can blood-flow in the eye change your eye colour?
« Reply #9 on: 20/06/2007 16:42:19 »
But only in violet eyes?
 

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