The theory that everyone has blue eyes underneath has been batted around for years. I first heard it when I studied iridology. I saw this in the news and was fascinated. The following involves a new surgery that can turn your eyes to blue. Scary thought- the surgery. I left the two links which will take you to the original articles – My excerpts are below. ps it has nothing to do with salma hayek except them wondering what she would look like with blue eyes.
WANT TO turn those brown eyes blue — permanently? New surgery can turn brown eyes to blue. A California inventor says he has developed a new 20-second laser procedure that will turn brown eyes blue, without damaging vision, for around $5,000.
Gregg Homer, founder of Stroma Medical in Laguna Beach, Calif., told the Daily News he’s already tested the irreversible cosmetic treatment on about 12 volunteers in Mexico, safely removing small patches of brown pigment from at least one eye in each subject.
The dramatic switch is possible because all brown-eyed people have blue-looking orbs under the layer of dark pigment that covers each iris, he said.
Greg Homer, founder of Stroma Medical in Laguna Beach, Calif., told the New York Daily News that he has developed a laser that will irreversibly turn brown eyes blue in a 20-second procedure that won’t damage vision, all for around $5,000. Before you get too angry about Homer’s apparent distaste for those with darker eyes, he says that we all have blue eyes; it’s just that some people have a pesky layer of melatonin pigment covering their baby blues.