Monthly Archives: January 2014

Popular Sunglasses Trends for 2014

Replacemycontacts/ January 31, 2014/ Lifestyle/

Whether you’re shielding your eyes from the sun’s obtrusive rays, masking your sans-makeup face from onlookers, or adding a little edge to an outfit, sunglasses are the perfect year-round accessories.  A signature sunglasses style can become, in a way, like an extension of a personality—think, the Olsens’ oversized bohemian shades, Lennon’s small round frames, and Bono’s sleek futuristic sunspecs.  When

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The Most Common Causes of Eye Infections

Replacemycontacts/ January 28, 2014/ Eye Health/

Just like all other bodily organs, our eyes are vulnerable to occasional malfunctions.  When our eyes fall ill, it is crucial to take the necessary steps in order to quickly and effectively nurse them back to health.  Indications of an eye infection can range from slight discomfort to severe pain, and can be anywhere from barely visible to an extreme

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Why the Flow of Oxygen is Important to Eye Health

Replacemycontacts/ January 24, 2014/ Eye Health/

As two of our most precious biological commodities, our eyes require constant upkeep to ensure long-lasting, optimal performance. While a nutritious diet and proper maintenance will certainly help warrant a strong condition, there are additional precautionary measures to also keep in mind. One in particular is allowing them to breathe! Making sure our eyes receive a consistent flow of oxygen

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10 Reasons We’re Thankful for Clear Vision (And You Should Be Too)

Replacemycontacts/ January 20, 2014/ Lifestyle/

Whether you wear contacts or glasses, there are an abundance of reasons why seeing with crisp, clear vision should have us jumping off the walls with excitement and outbursts of uncontrollable euphoria. After all, the simple fact that we can see anything is pretty awesome and we shouldn’t take it for granted. Below, we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of reasons

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The History of Contact Lenses

Replacemycontacts/ January 16, 2014/ Eye Health/

Imagine this; the year is 1888. As you walk around town you suddenly realize that you cannot read a single sign in the windows and have difficulty seeing farther than 40 feet away…you shudder when you think of the weight and discomfort glasses. However, luckily for you, there’s a new product available: contact lenses! Indeed, the contact lens actually has

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