Most Unbelievable Facts About The Human Eye

You Can't Sneeze Without Closing Your Eyes

#23 You Can’t Sneeze Without Closing Your Eyes

There is a famous old wive’s tale that your eyeballs will pop out of your head if you sneeze with your eyes wide open. Well, that isn’t true for sure. There is a sort of pressure released while sneezing but it is unlikely for an eyeball to pop out while sneezing.

Straining rises up the pressure in the blood vessels and not to the muscles surrounding the eyes. The best part is that no one can actually sneeze without closing their eyes. Give it a try to believe it!

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