Entries by Suzi Coleman

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New for Spring!

Stop by next week and you’ll find new designs from MODO Eyewear for your fresh, Spring look! Featured here is the beautiful SS18 model. Truly elegant and outstanding, it features lightweight titanium temples and a form-fitting bridge in gem tones.

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Longer Lashes Coming Soon!

Enhancements Lash Boost™  Eyelash Serum Dramatically improve the length and appearance of your eyelashes with this clinically-tested serum. In 4-8 weeks you will see your eyelashes appear longer and thicker with this revolutionary product. Find this new product at the Eye & Laser counter sometime next week. www.rodanandfields.com/pages/lash-boost  

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March Sunglass Sale!

All sunglasses* on sale 20% off during the month of March. Find a new look for your Spring wardrobe! You’ll find some great new looks. Stop in soon for the best selection. Need prescription sunglasses? All our frames will be 20% off as well when you order them with prescription lenses.   * Some restrictions […]

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Blue Light Series – Part 4 – Supplements, By Benjamin V. Clingan, OD

Last week we gave you an overview of various lenses and screen filters that block blue light from ever reaching your eyes. This week we will focus on supplements designed to protect your eyes from the inside. THE SOLUTION – Supplements As mentioned in an earlier post, when light hits your photoreceptors a biochemical reaction […]

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Blue Light Series – Part 3 – The Solution, By Benjamin V. Clingan, OD

Our last post had some disturbing news about negative consequences of blue light. These next three posts will each discuss a specific way to limit your exposure to blue light. THE SOLUTION – Lenses and Screen filters Most of you that wear glasses are already aware of anti-reflective (AR) coatings and their benefit. Another coating […]

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Blue Light Series – Part 2 – The Problem, by Benjamin V. Clingan, OD

In blue light exposure, the two major consequences are the reduction of melatonin and an increase in macular degeneration. Without getting too technical, we will explain these below. Blue light inhibits the release of melatonin and that can affect your circadian rhythm. When your circadian rhythm is altered, many of the body’s systems can be […]

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Countdown to the Great American Eclipse

Countdown to the total eclipse has begun, with nine days to go until the August 21st event. Remember that if you don’t view safely, ocular complications can arise with direct exposure to the damaging sun’s rays. People who view eclipses directly without proper protection have experienced pain, tearing and even permanent eye damage. Sun injury […]

March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month

OSHA estimates that 90 percent of eye injuries can be prevented through the use of proper protective eyewear. It takes just seconds to put on safety eyewear, and this is something you can control in the workplace. Read the full article to learn more from Industrial Safety & Hygiene News here: http://www.ishn.com/articles/100871-march-is-workplace-eye-wellness-month

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20% Off Sunglass Sale in March

Our annual sunglass SALE will run the entire month of March! Shop early for the best selection. 20% off all prescription and non-prescription sunglasses. Protect your eyes with ultra-violet(UV)-filtering lenses. Find Maui Jim, Oakley, SALT Optics, Vera Bradley and Kate Spade among others in stock. Sale ends March 31, 2017.

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Kale Reduces Risks of Developing Glaucoma

New research suggests a relationship between eating kale and a reduced risk of developing open-angle glaucoma. A study published by JAMA Ophthalmology found that people who ate around 240mg of nitrates from leafy greens every day were less likely to suffer from open-angle glaucoma by as much as 30%.   Read more at https://www.aop.org.uk/ot/science-and-vision/research/2016/01/21/reducing-risk-of-open-angle-glaucoma-with-leafy-greens?platform=hootsuite. Image […]