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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

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…

Contact Lenses for Teens or Tweens Part 1

March 30th, 2017 at 9:46 am

As an Optometrist, I am often presented with children and/or their parents expressing an interest in contact lenses. Although this may be a terrifying thought at first, I think contact lenses can be a great addition to glasses especially if your tween or teen is active in sports, extracurricular activities or has a higher prescription. In these specific cases, contact lenses are more stable on the eye when moving and provide an unobstructed view and better peripheral vision, allowing your teen or tween to react quicker to both players and objects such as balls. Their vision remains clear regardless of Read More…

Sophistication 101: Little Black Glasses (LBG) … a must!

March 15th, 2017 at 8:59 am

Ladies, we all have that favorite LBD (little black dress) in our closet. It will forever be a staple in our wardrobe for one fab-u-lous reason: versatility. Black is classic, timeless, sexy and here to stay. So how about that staple, go-to black frame or LBG in your eyewear wardrobe? Don’t have one yet? Well, that’s about to change! LBG: Versatile Eyewear These days, the most sought after eyewear pieces are the ones you can take from work to play, from day to night, and can be worn in a multitude of ways. Black frames are simple yet mysterious and Read More…