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Halloween Contact Lens Awareness

October 1st, 2017 at 9:59 pm

With Halloween fast approaching, it’s important to talk about the dangers of decorative contact lenses. Stores and websites across the world sell cheap colored contact lenses that promise to transform your look just by popping them in. Unfortunately, these contact lenses are downright dangerous for your eyes. The Dangers of Decorative Contact Lenses While they might seem harmless, decorative contact lenses can seriously damage your eyes. There’s no way to regulate the materials used in cheap Halloween contact lenses, so you could be putting unsafe or irritating substances right on your corneas. Although these lenses are marketed as cosmetic, they Read More…

September is Nutrition Month at Eyedeology!

September 1st, 2017 at 10:24 pm

We don’t always appreciate clear vision until we are at risk of losing it. At Eyedeology, we are all about preventative care. Adding eye nutrients and having a balanced diet can help you preserve your eye health and quality of life. Vitamins A, C, E, zinc, lutein, and zeaxanthin are key supplements to reducing the risk of certain eye conditions such as macular degeneration. Lutein Lutein is a carotenoid, or pigment that is found in our skin, hair, breast tissue and our eyes. In the eyes it is abundant in the lens and retina. It protects our eyes from the Read More…

Dior . . . I have a crush on you!

Dior . . . I have a crush on you!

April 30th, 2017 at 12:00 am

Ladies, it’s time to step up your game face. Gone are the days of having one pair of shades…break the rules this season. I am uber excited to share my latest obsession with you… Yes, I’m totally gaga over the Dior Reflected sunglasses (heart breaker)! This wayfarer-meets-aviator style takes shades to a whole new level and has become my favorite eye accessory. Dior Reflected Sunglasses Style on Point – Designed in Italy, its Pantos Shape (an iconic eyewear shape from the 20th century) not only gives versatility to its wearer but creates a full pantoscopic view (yay, functional!). Their bold Read More…

Contact Lenses for Teens or Tweens Part 2

April 15th, 2017 at 2:19 pm

Last week, we discussed if your teen or tween was ready for contact lenses. Today in part 2 of our blog, we explore the best contact lens options and their management. Will my child be able to insert/remove lenses on their own? In the ACHIEVE study, 90% of nearsighted children aged 8-11 years fit with a one-day disposable lens demonstrated no trouble with insertion or removal of the contact lens without assistance from their parents. In fact, as part of the contact lens fitting process with your Optometrist, we train your teen/tween to insert and remove lenses in the office, Read More…