Jins! Frontswitch Eyewear Review

We frequently write about eyewear companies that utilize try on technology. It is one thing to write about it and another to actually experience the whole try-on technology and see what you get. One eyewear company that we have long admired, Jins! contacted us and asked us to sample their new ‘Frontswitch’ collection of eyeglasses […]

Your Eye Problems Could Be a Symptom of Something Worse

Hey. How’s work? Being glued to the computer screen for hours might translate to an increase in salary, but has there been an increase showing up elsewhere, say, the power of your prescription glasses? When was the last time you stopped to catch a breath? When was the last time you stopped to reconsider that […]

GRO Eyewear – Handmade Designer Italian Glasses

The procedure for creating the 5 styles in the GRO eyewear collection can take upwards of sixty days or more, as artisans labor over the process of turning pulverized cotton flakes into a transparent paste, which is then fed continuously into rollers to create raw acetate sheets of a desired thickness. Next comes hand application […]

Pesky “Red Eye” Effect in Photos Can Indicate Eye Diseases

Seeing red? That’s a good thing! Though many individuals groan upon seeing their eyes shining red in a photo (“I look like a demon!”), they should be happy to note that their eyes are in good health. And if there is only the red eye effect in one eye but not that other? That can […]

Top Nine Diabetes Self Tests And Information

The Center for Disease Control found that 9.3% of people in the US have diabetes. By making appropriate lifestyle changes, you can greatly reduce this alarming statistic. (Source), Top Five Diabetes Self-Tests: Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion: Diabetes http://www.cdc.gov/chronicdisease/resources/publications/AAG/ddt.htm Diabetes Overview: Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment  https://www.acls.net/health-library-diabetes.htm Diabetes A-Z List of Topics and Titles http://diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/dm/a-z.aspx National Diabetes Education […]

Sports-Related Eye Injuries Affect Thousands of People Each Year

Bascom Palmer encourages athletes to wear eye protection as sports season begins  Miami, FL – As millions take to the playing field this spring-summer, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute of UHealth, the University of Miami Health System reminds coaches, parents and athletes of the importance of wearing eye protection. Of the 100,000 eye injuries resulting from […]

UV, Crows Feet, Aging And Sunwear

New York City (April, 2015) – Velvet is the first company and brand to educate female consumers of the association between UV and crow’s feet, fine lines, and the effects of aging in and around the eyes caused by the environment. Since March 2014 with the announcement of the {BB} LensTM”, Velvet has been on […]