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14 10, 2020

New to Eyewear Due to COVID 19

By |2020-10-14T09:00:04+00:00October 14th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Since the worldwide pandemic, eyewear technology has evolved to help consumers during this unknowing time. People are going the extra mile to stay safe and healthy, including protecting your eyes.  Because of this, the United States has created their first-ever anti-reflective coatings that include anti-bacterial technology. The coatings are only available through private practice doctors in the VSP network, but [...]

13 07, 2020

July 12th- National Different Colored Eye Day

By |2020-09-14T15:58:04+00:00July 13th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Happy National Different Colored Eye Day! This day was founded by Joan Quinn of B Able, Inc. This day recognizes those who have two different colored eyes. Those select few who have two different colored eyes have a condition called heterochromia. There are three different types of heterochromia: complete, partial, and central. Complete heterochromia is when one iris is a [...]

23 08, 2018

Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month

By |2020-09-14T16:18:26+00:00August 23rd, 2018|News|0 Comments

It’s Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month! Kids are headed back to school this week and it’s important to know the warning signs if your child is experiencing a vision problem. This includes: frequently rubbing eyes, squinting, wandering eyes, disinterest in reading, tilting and turning head to look at objects. Some common conditions that can affect a child’s vision are [...]

28 06, 2018

What Happens when Sunglasses are left in the Car

By |2020-09-14T16:31:16+00:00June 28th, 2018|News|0 Comments

It is officially summertime and the hot weather is here to stay…for now. One of the best accessories to have on hand this summer is sunglasses. Whether they are used for driving, vacation or outdoor activities, your eyes will thank you for helping to protect them from harmful UV rays later…But what happens when sunglasses are left in the [...]

16 10, 2017

Tapestry

By |2020-09-14T18:18:50+00:00October 16th, 2017|Fashion, News|0 Comments

Last year, Coach shocked the fashion world with the purchase of the designer handbag company Kate Spade. This year Coach is shocking us again. Not with a business acquisition however, but with a name change. That’s right, the infamous purse company has decided to take their brand name in a new direction and be renamed themselves Tapestry. Some people may [...]

15 06, 2017

Essential Contact Care Tips

By |2020-09-14T19:07:24+00:00June 15th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Wash Your HandsThis may sound like common sense, but this is a key element in ensuring the cleanliness of your lenses. Your hands come in contact with a lot of different substances. These substances can be transferred to the contact lenses and potentially cause harm to your eyes. It is very important to wash your hands before you begin handling [...]

31 01, 2017

Bad Habits Aging Your Eyes

By |2017-01-31T15:14:29+00:00January 31st, 2017|News|0 Comments

7 BAD HABITS THAT ARE AGING YOUR EYES Rubbing Your Eyes The skin around your eyes is one of the first areas on your face to show signs of aging. Rubbing your eyes can break tiny blood vessels under the skin's surface and cause dark circles and puffy eyes, as well as premature crow's feet and drooping eyelids. Botox injections [...]

27 07, 2016

Maintaining Good Ocular Health

By |2016-07-27T19:33:11+00:00July 27th, 2016|News|0 Comments

What Is Ocular Health? Ocular health is, simply, the health of our eyes. Our eyes capture light and then work with our brains to help us see. Good ocular health is defined as having vision that is 20/20 or better with or without correction, and disease free eyes. What Threatens Ocular Health? Unfortunately, our eyes are constantly being exposed to things that [...]

11 07, 2016

The Danger of UV

By |2016-07-11T13:37:54+00:00July 11th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Most of us have heard about how UV, which stands for ultraviolet radiation, is dangerous. It is invisible light, and only some of it is blocked by the ozone layer. It can cause sunburn and skin cancer. But UV isn’t just bad for your skin. It’s also harmful to your eyes. UV can be linked to plenty of eye problems, [...]

6 06, 2016

Dangers of Blue Light

By |2016-06-06T13:47:06+00:00June 6th, 2016|News|1 Comment

What Is Blue Light? Sunlight, or “white light” has a wide color spectrum. This visible light is made up of red, orange, yellow, green, and blue light. These types of light range in wavelength and energy. Blue light has the most energy of the visible lights, due to its shorter wavelengths. Blue light is very prevalent and makes up one third [...]

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