Category: Eye Health

What Being in Love Does to Your Eyes

Ah, love. That wonderful, heart-thumping, pumping, splendid thing. It makes you do all kinds of goofy things that ordinarily wouldn’t warrant any attention—you’ll find yourself laughing over nothing, eating food you hate so as not to disappoint a date, and going places you personally have no interest in but   suddenly, well, you’ve never heard of […]

How Diabetes Affects Your Eyesight

Diabetes is a disease that affects the levels of sugar (glucose) in your blood. It’s a metabolic disease wherein a person either has too much or not enough glucose in their blood. There are a few different types of diabetes, known as Type I and Type 2. Type 1 typically arises in childhood and requires […]

Why Do People Blink?

Blinking: a perfectly involuntary movement we all make whenever we are awake. Whether you wear glasses, daily disposable lenses, extended wear contacts or nothing at all, we all blink, all the time. In fact, the only time people don’t blink is when their eyes are closed, such as during sleep for instance. While awake, the […]

Is It Bad To Rub Your Eyes

Rubbing your eyes sometimes just feels good, doesn’t it? Most of us do it to provide some sort of relief. For instance, it’s morning, you’ve just woken up, a yawn escapes, and, yep, you’ve balled your hands up and are digging into your eyes as a way to wake up. Or maybe your pesky allergies […]

The Reason Your Eyes Can Change Colors May Surprise You

Switching up your eye color opens a whole world of stylish new possibilities. With the flick of, say, a hazel-colored contact lens, you get to try out new eye shadow colors to make brown eyes pop, add a little mystery to your look and, according to some studies, maybe even gain some more confidence. But […]