Remember that the inverse square law does not apply to lasers. That's the whole point.Gone in 15 seconds would make me much happier.
Inverse square law is your friend. Add distance or turn down the beam.
:thanks:Those a fine for a 1W laser, laservision makes very good laser safety eyewear. It's a good price for real laser safety eyewear. Don't trust cheap china stuff but take something that is known to work. Usually dragon lasers is mentioned as cheap and tested.