Posts Tagged ‘contact lenses’

What Lens Wearers Need To Know About This Eye-Eating Parasite

Acanthamoeba

We love waxing poetic about content lenses, because, let’s face it—they’re pretty gosh darn great! Anyone with vision issues went through a stage where they had their first pair of glasses and all the ups and downs that come along with them. Now, don’t get us wrong, glasses rule, but contacts are just so freeing! […]


Discontinued Lenses Notice

Hear ye, hear ye: another news announcement for our loyal customers, (also, can we take a minute to say how great you look today?). We’re sad to share that the following contact lenses will no longer be carried by us: Discontinued Contact Lenses Acuvue Advance, effective 3/31/2015 Acuvue Advance for Astigmatism, effective 3/31/2015 Acuvue Advance […]


The History of Contact Lenses

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, […]


Winter UV Protection

The nights are getting longer, days are getting shorter. Temperatures are dropping and people are spending less time outdoors. No need to worry about UV radiation anymore right? Wrong! UV rays are still present, can still cause damage (painful burns and even worse, skin cancer)—and need to be planned for accordingly. While it may be […]


Makeup & Contact Lenses

If you were given a choice between your vision and your makeup, which would you choose? Luckily, this is a decision you don’t actually have to make, as the two can coexist for women who wear contacts. It’s important to understand that improper application and maintaining can lead to contact wearers to suffer from pretty […]