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Eyeglasses That Fit

Why can’t I ever find a pair of eyeglass frames that fit? We all have that one friend. The girl or guy who is always up to speed with the latest trends in fashion eyewear, and can pull off any look with confidence and ease. Over the last several years, eyeglasses have taken on a [...]

By |November 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Eyeglasses That Fit

ARE SCREENS RUINING YOUR EYES?

How screen time affects your eyesight + best ways to help You’ve been there. You’re in the middle of a workday, going on hour five of staring at a computer screen. Slowly but surely, your eyes have started to ache. They feel strained and dry, they’re causing a serious headache and blurred vision. You can’t [...]

By |October 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ARE SCREENS RUINING YOUR EYES?

AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION: Can it be predicted and prevented?

If there’s one thing that’s inevitable in life, it’s that none of us are getting any younger. With age comes several potential setbacks — one of which happens as a result of unprotected sun exposure and lack of essential nutrition to prevent macular degeneration. The aging process is accompanied by health-related problems that are unexpected [...]

By |October 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION: Can it be predicted and prevented?

HOW LINDBERG GLASSES ARE MADE: Behind the Scenes

Like many products, eyeglasses run the spectrum from inexpensive, utilitarian models to handcrafted luxury frames. Most of us are happy to find the best lenses and frames in our price range, but there’s always that part of us that may drift and wonder what it would be like to have the “best-of-the-best.” What goes into [...]

By |September 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HOW LINDBERG GLASSES ARE MADE: Behind the Scenes

HELPING YOUR CHILD ADJUST TO GLASSES

How many times have you tried to get your child to jump in and try something new and they’re just not up for it? Change can be a good thing, but it’s not always easy to get your kid on board with it— especially when it comes to wearing glasses. When it comes to glasses [...]

By |September 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HELPING YOUR CHILD ADJUST TO GLASSES

ARE YOUR EYES A WINDOW TO YOUR OVERALL HEALTH?

Here’s what your eyes say about your health, especially brain tumors and diabetes: When it comes to our eyes, we all have an idea about how good or bad we think we see. Wearers of corrective eyewear know they are dependent on their glasses or contacts to bring things into focus. On the other hand, [...]

By |August 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ARE YOUR EYES A WINDOW TO YOUR OVERALL HEALTH?

SLEEP AND SEE: OVERNIGHT CORNEAL RESHAPING

Many people think Lasik Eye Surgery is the preferred way to properly correct your vision without daytime contacts or glasses. For those that want to avoid risky surgery, a potentially bad optical outcome with no way to change it for your whole life, regular glasses or contact lenses seem like the only alternatives. Good news! [...]

By |August 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SLEEP AND SEE: OVERNIGHT CORNEAL RESHAPING

LIFE WITH COLORBLINDNESS

Color blindness doesn’t always mean seeing in black and white. Often, people who suffer from color vision deficiency have inherited a trait that it makes it difficult to distinguish certain colors. What Causes Color Blindness? The genetic condition is usually caused by the retina’s inability to respond to variations in the light wavelengths that allow [...]

By |July 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on LIFE WITH COLORBLINDNESS

DEALING WITH DRY EYES?

If your eyes are itchy or tired, or you’re experiencing light sensitivity or blurry vision, don’t just chalk it up to allergies or a bad experience with contacts—you might have Dry Eye. 30% of all people have dry eye, and the symptoms can cause serious discomfort and irritation. Sometimes, dry eye can feel like a [...]

By |July 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on DEALING WITH DRY EYES?

AN ALTERNATIVE TO LASIK: You’ll Have to See to Believe!

One important structure of the eye you need to know about is the CORNEA.  The cornea is the clear outermost layer of the eye that covers the colored part of the eye called the iris. It is similar to how a clear glass crystal covers the face of a traditional watch. This dome-shaped rounded structure is [...]

By |December 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on AN ALTERNATIVE TO LASIK: You’ll Have to See to Believe!