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Understanding Laser Eye Surgery

Laser eye surgery has been popular since its inception in the 80s. Over time, procedures have changed, and new methods have been created, but the basic concept has remained mostly the same. Laser eye surgeries are overall, very safe and relatively simple. However, just like any medical procedure, it’s important…

Published: 2017-03-09Read Article
High Energy Visible Light (HEV Light)

Known as “Blue Light” on the visible light spectrum,  HEV Light has a wavelength between 380nm and 500nm. It is the one of the highest-energy wavelengths that the human eye can detect, therefore having a unique composition of dangers and benefits to your eyes and health. HEV Light is anything but…

Published: 2016-12-01Read Article
The Latest Advancements in Eyeglass Lenses

It seems like every day there is something new and innovative that comes on the market to help make day-to-day life easier.  The same goes for eyeglasses; life is changing at a rapid pace, it’s only natural that eyeglass lenses do the same.   Gone are the days where eyeglass…

Published: 2016-08-15Read Article
UV Light & You: Why Your Eyes Need Protection From the Sun

UV light - also called UV radiation or ultraviolet light - is light that exists on the ultraviolet spectrum. Many animals and insects can see into this part of the light spectrum; for us, UV is outside our ability to perceive visually. The only way we can see UV light…

Published: 2016-07-15Read Article
Photochromic Lenses

Photochromic Lenses Offer a Great “All-In-One” Eyeglass Solution. Have You Considered Trying Them? If you’ve ever seen a pair of glasses go from clear to tinted, you’ve seen photochromic lenses in action. These lenses react when exposed to light from our sun, darkening to provide convenient on-demand protection from bright…

Published: 2016-05-16Read Article