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Eye color change, an effective and safe method

The Neweyes method, developed by the Eyecos Clinic, is the most advanced technique in the world to change the color of the iris in an effective, safe, predictable way. Recently, Dr. Grimaldos has presented in "International Ophthalmology" the results of this procedure after 10 years...

Lighten brown eyes

The Eyecos Clinic in Barcelona launches a unique procedure in the world to lighten dark eyes in a single 4-day phase. We use the Neweyes Laser 6G Plus technique, a non-surgical outpatient method. Eyecos is the world's leading clinic and a pioneer in this procedure. We have...

RIGID ADMISSION CRITERIA FOR CANDIDATES

General: Over 18 years old and healthy -No psychiatry history -No drugs or hormones addiction -No self immune diseases. Ocular: No glaucoma history -Eye pressure under 15mmHg -No uveitis or iritis history -No high refractive defects -With 1, 2, 3 or 4 pigment levels, but not too dark....

IRÎZ SOfTWARE SuMMARy

The iris analysis software, Grimaldos Summary, calculates maps and parameter quantifi cation thanks to new colorimetric, pachymetric, densitometric and topographic scales (Figure 19 & 20). Using them it has been possible to standardize the explorations, an essential milestone for the scientifi c advance of the...

Phenotype and genotype studies

To address the challenge of achieving good predictability of laser iridoplasty, we first had to clarify the scientific bases that determine the color of the eyes. The fundamental law is genetic and it is the Theory of the two genes, green and blue (Figure 6)....

HISTOLOGICAL AND ANATOMOPATHOLOGICAL STUDIES

We performed a series of studies with specialized anatomopathologists of corpse eyes with different degrees of pigmentation. The main conclusions we reached were the following (Figures 1, 2 & 3): Figure 1: Histological simple of a low pigmented iris. Eumelanin (dark pigment) is highly concentrated and...

What defines the color of the iris?

In a normal healthy eye, the color of the iris is defined by genetic inheritance. In children, initially the color is gray or light blue and it is between 6 and 10 months of age when the final color is fixed. This will depend on...

ABNORMAL CONDITIONS

Heterochromia : It is the case when both irises have different colors (full), or when in a single iris there are areas of different colors (partial or sectorial). It can be congenital or acquired. Congenital may be associated with Neurofibromatosis, Waardenburg syndrome or Claude Bernard -...

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ewborns often have depigmented eyes with a bluish appearance, but as they receive sunlight, the iris melanocytes begin to produce melanin, and the color switches to the adult coloring tone, reaching 50% of its intensity at 3 years old....