Ultimate Guide to Eye Floaters

Have you ever seen spots in your eye or tiny strings that disappear when you try to focus on them? You could have eye floaters. Eye floaters can be annoying for those who suffer from them, but they can also signify something more serious. There is a new way to treat eye floaters using a…

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What is Myopia Progression?

Does it seem like every year when you bring your kids in for their check-up their vision continues toworsen? When will it stop changing? I get that question all the time! There is a normal amount ofchanging year to year in our young kids but what happens if it is getting significantly worse each year?Will…

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Eyelash Growth Serums 101

If your eyelashes aren’t as long or full as you desire, lash extensions, falsies, and lash lifts aren’t your only option. While effective, with regular use, extensions, falsies, and lash lifts can break and damage your lashes. Or you may prefer a natural eyelash, that is enhanced by nothing other than mascara. This leaves many turning to growth…

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What is 20/20 Vision?

I am not exaggerating when I tell you I get this question all the time! I love when my patients are curious and have questions for me during the exam and I thought I would take some time today to explain exactly what 20/20 means and why it is so important.  What Does 20/20 Vision…

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The Best Eyelid Cleansers and Scrubs

Both men and women should wash their faces each morning and evening. This will remove daily dirt, grime, pollen, oil, and makeup. While you must wash your full face, you should use a designated cleanser or scrub for your eyelids, eyelashes, and the area surrounding your eyes. Below are the best eyelid cleansers and scrubs,…

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Am I a Good Candidate for LASIK?

Would I be a good candidate for LASIK?” This is a question I get daily. The answer seems like it shouldbe pretty simple but there are quite a few things that go into determining whether or not LASIK is aprocedure that would benefit you. Today I’m going to give a rundown of what we generally…

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Contact Lens Safety 101

October is “Contact Lens Safety Awareness Month” and I would like to take the time today to educateyou on the best way to care for your contact lenses to help prevent any complications. According to theCDC, there are 45 million contact lens wearers in the United States, which is about 15% of thepopulation. Are Contact…

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Why Get Dilated?

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Dilation during an eye exam is the best way to check for eye diseases and catch them early. The earlier we catch diseases and start to treat them, the better the visual outcome typically so it is really important to catch things as early as possible! Some eye diseases will have no symptoms at the…

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Pregnancy Vision Changes

Women’s bodies undergo a lot of changes while pregnant. Some are pretty obvious, but I havefound that many people do not realize that a lot of women have changes with their vision and theireyes. Most of these changes are mild and will return to normal after delivery, but others can signifymore serious issues so I…

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You Should Use Both an Eye Serum and an Eye Cream

Our eyes are one of the first places we begin to show the visible signs of aging. Undereye wrinkles can begin to form as early as your 20s. Dark circles, puffy eyes, and undereye bags can begin to form in your teens. To address these issues, you need to identify designated eye care products. This…

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