Do You Pour That Out? [Infographic]

by Stacey on April 16, 2014

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Get Bigger Contacts for Dry Eyes?

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by Heather Creekmore on April 13, 2014

Where I live, allergy season is no joke.  So for people who wear contact lenses like I do, it means making sure I always have my eye drops or, if my eyes are really red, it means wearing glasses all day. But, according to a report put out by the Loyola University Health System (in […]

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False Eyelashes and Contact Lenses

April 6, 2014

Long, thick and fabulous eyelashes are a hot fashion trend right now.  In the past week alone I’ve seen four brand new products promising me thicker and longer lashes quickly.  A few of these were mascara like products — applied with a wand. Others were lash extension type products that you then apply mascara over. […]

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What Are Toric Contact Lenses?

March 27, 2014

Hi my name is Heather…and I have astigmatism. Ok, it’s not quite that bad. People with astigmatism don’t need a support group or a twelve-step program to recover from their problem. But, they may need special contact lenses–called toric lenses–to help correct their vision. Having an astigmatism simply means that you have difficulty seeing fine […]

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A Hint of Color: Consider Color-Enhancing Contact Lenses!

March 20, 2014

Spring is in the air and for many women that means it’s time to update their cosmetics — choosing lighter, brighter shades. Some also choose to add a few highlights to give their hair a sun-kissed look or hit the tanning lotion (or beach) to give that skin a healthy glow. But, did you know […]

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Is It Good to Open Your Eyes Under Water?

March 13, 2014
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I’ve never been a great swimmer, except underwater. For some reason, I find it challenging to see how fast and far I can travel while completely submerged! But, there’s just one problem with my underwater swimming. I hate opening my eyes under water. And, since I wear my contact lenses most of the time, I’m […]

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Blurry Lenses: 4 Things To Do if You Can’t See Clearly

March 6, 2014

Have you ever just had one of those days where it seems like your contact lenses just aren’t working right? Maybe you have to blink a lot or just feel like things look fuzzier than normal… Well, there are several possible reasons why one’s contact lenses may not seem clear. If you’re experiencing this problem, […]

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Matches, Firewood and Contact Lens Drops for a Cozy Winter Evening

February 27, 2014

Yesterday was one of my favorite kind of winter days. The snow was falling. The temperature was below freezing and I had absolutely no where I needed to go. So, I did my favorite winter activity: sitting on the couch, under a blanket, watching a great movie with a roaring fire ablaze in our fireplace. […]

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5 Tips to Keeping Your Eyes Happy When Reading on Electronic Devices

February 14, 2014
Woman reading digital tablet at night

The simple act of reading is an entirely different animal today than it was a decade ago. Now, most of what we read is on a screen—either one as small as our smart phone or on a larger computer monitor.  Personally, I spend hours every day reading more articles with small text on electronic devices […]

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How Much Do Contact Lenses Cost?

February 6, 2014
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Contact lenses are, in my humble opinion, just about the best thing since sliced bread for those of us not blessed with naturally great vision.  But, some people are too intimidated to look into getting contact lenses because of one reason:  They assume they’ll cost too much. So, today I want to get real about […]

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