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Usually when someone wakes up, they open their eyes. Not a good thing if you're Scott Summers.

So does he wear something to prevent his optic rays bursting out of his eyeballs when he wakes up?

I would assume his visor or glasses may be uncomfortable to sleep with.

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    Maybe he has a ruby-lined sleep mask. Aug 15 '17 at 19:47
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    I would bet money that he wears some sort of eye-wear. i feel like X-Men Origins: Wolverine might have had a scene of it, but I'm not rewatching it to find out...
    – Allball103
    Aug 15 '17 at 19:55
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    very carefully...
    – NKCampbell
    Aug 15 '17 at 20:12
  • He just has a bit of shut-eye Aug 16 '17 at 8:49
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It looks like he keeps his mask on. Since the mask requires him to either touch the mask or use the hand switch, he's probably safe.

Astonishing X-Men #2 - Cyclops and Emma Frost sleeping

Just to cover all bases, there was a time between All-New X-Men #3 and Uncanny X-Men v.3 #22 when Cyclops had lost control of his powers such that the visor would not contain them, only his eyelids. I don't know how he slept at that time.

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    This takes "protection" to a whole new level.
    – void_ptr
    Aug 15 '17 at 20:22
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    Fun fact: Everyone who sleeps with their glasses on looks that good Aug 16 '17 at 18:27
  • Nice, thanks for your answer :-)
    – user35594
    Aug 16 '17 at 19:33
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He does indeed have a Ruby-Quartz sleep mask.enter image description here

Keeps his blasts in check, but is more comfortable than his glasses or visor.

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