Basics of Contact Lens Solution

Contact lenses lay directly on your eye, improve vision, and come in soft and hard varieties. Because they are more comfortable to use than hard lenses, soft contacts are the most common. This eyewear is usually safe as long as they are used and cared for properly. Using the contact lens cleaner that your optometrist…

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Reason For Your Eye Color

Our eye color is something that is written into our DNA, predetermined before we are even born! It isdetermined by the genes that we receive from our parents. We receive an allele from each parent. Itisn’t as simple as you think, though. Children can have totally different colored eyes than their parents.Eleven different genes control…

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Rapid And Effective Under Eye Bag Treatments

Have you ever woken up in the morning only to find your eyes looking puffy or swollen? You aren’t alone. Our eyes are an essential part of how we communicate and express ourselves. If they look less than their best, we look aged and tired. The treatments below help minimize bags, puffy, and swollen eyes…

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The Best Eyelash Curlers for Straight Lashes

Not everyone is born with long lashes. Even if your lashes are long, they may not curl the way you desire. If falsies and extensions aren’t your style, a lash curler can deliver the look you want. Not to worry, as they only add another minute to your beauty routine. Below are the best lash…

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What causes a Lazy Eye?

First of all, “lazy eye” is kind of an older term. Most newer doctors are slowly phasing it out, and prefer to diagnose it as one of two things: Strabismus or Amblyopia. Today, I’ll be talking about these and how they are related to what most people know as a lazy eye. Strabismus Let’s tackle…

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LASIK Financial Planning

LASIK eye surgery is a long-term investment that pays off over the long run. But, many people cannot afford to pay the costs upfront. Fortunately, there are several options to consider when deciding on your financial planning for LASIK. The cost of LASIK eye surgery can be made accessible through various payment solutions. Additionally, you can…

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Your Eyes and Smoking

The effects of smoking on overall health are widely known, but did you know that smoking harms youreyes as well? Today I’m talking about the ways that cigarettes and tobacco can harm your eyes and vision. Hopefully, if you are a smoker, you will consider your eyes and smoking, and maybe even try to kick…

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Rifle Scope

You can’t shoot what you can’t see, so it is vital that you have a quality rifle scope on your firearm. Today, as your Eye Doctor Near Me, I want to talk about rifle scopes. Luckily, there are plenty of great options on the market today. Each comes with a different price point, magnification, and…

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Sports Vision

Do you feel like your athletic performance isn’t living up to your ability? It could be a sports visionproblem holding you back. Sports vision is not just about how clearly you can see things. There areactually 17 different visual skills involved with sports vision. These skills not only allow you to see clearlybut help with…

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Drops Instead of Cataract Surgery?

As a local Eye Doctor I get asked about using drops instead of Cataract Surgery regularly. The patient will have seen an advertisement on Facebook or Groupon and will have quite a few questions. So, if you are wanting to know if there is a drop that you can use to avoid cataract surgery, this…

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