If you get a little bit of hand sanitizer in your eye, you will reflectively blink and create tears. This is your eye’s natural way of protecting itself from outside particles. This will be similar to getting shampoo in the eye.
If any amount of sanitizer does come into contact with the eye, wash thoroughly with water or sterile saline right away. If symptoms persist, contact Dr. Beeve.
There are some simple adjustments you can make to keep your eyes safe: