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Eye Allergies: How To Protect Your Eyes

Replacemycontacts/ June 21, 2012/ Eye Health/

Most eye allergies are caused by plant pollen, so, as you can imagine they can be rather difficult to avoid. However, there are a few approaches that you can help you decrease and perhaps even improve your eye allergy symptoms: Check out the pollen reports. Your weather channel or any weather Internet site will offer updates that give the pollen

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Interesting Historical Facts About Contact Lenses

Replacemycontacts/ June 14, 2012/ Product Spotlight/

The original idea for contact lenses dates all the way back to sketches created by the brilliant Leonardo da Vinci. Half a millennium ago, the genius inventor mapped out plans for altering the refractive power of the eye. Later on, others experimented with modifying refractive powers by looking through both glass and water. And, finally, 120 years ago, German inventors

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How Are Contact Lenses Made?

Replacemycontacts/ June 7, 2012/ Product Spotlight/

Contact lenses are made in a number of ways. Soft lenses are most often cast-molded – with this process, the polymer material that the lens is made out of is inserted (in liquid state) into a two-piece mold. Next, the two pieces are pressed together to set and form the lens diameter, curvature, power, and edge. Finally, the contacts are

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Contact Lenses For All Ages & Vision Needs

Replacemycontacts/ May 31, 2012/ Choosing the Best Contact/

Many think of contact lenses as a product for mature teens and adults – and often don’t consider them as a real option for younger children or older seniors. But the truth is, contact lenses are available for all ages and provide solutions for practically all vision issues. Often, individuals begin to wear contact in their ‘tween’ years (ages 10-12),

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