Like fingerprints, your eyes are unique. Helping you see as clearly as possible and giving your eyes the precise correction they need involves a rigorous manufacturing process. We break down how eye care professionals create high-grade prescription lenses into five steps.
It’s just like when you decide on a new hairstyle—the shape of your face can really help you when it’s time to choose new glasses. Even though the only sure-fire way of finding the perfect frames is to try them on, certain styles of frames are known to go with particular facial types. Find out what style of frames to look for next time you’re shopping in the clinic.
This year more than ever before, myopia (also known as nearsightedness) has been a leading concern among eye health professionals. Not just because the number of cases is surging, but because we’re seeing it in younger and younger patients.
The first thing to know is that you can suffer from multiple visual disorders at a time—each needing its own correction—or from just one. But once the source of your problem is diagnosed, there are things to consider when choosing how to correct it.
Whatever the season, your sunglasses are essential whether you’re behind the wheel of your car or having fun in the great outdoors. We’d like to salute the return of warmer weather and summer fun with some tips on what to look for when you choose your next pair of sunglasses to maximize your visual comfort and keep your eyes healthy.
So, you’re thinking of switching to contact lenses, but you’ve got a few questions or concerns about it all. This article will fill in the gaps so you can make an informed decision. We’ll also look at a few misconceptions along the way.