How to Clean Your Eyeglasses

How to Clean Your Eyeglasses In 5 Easy Steps

Safely Remove Oils, Dirt & More Without Scratching the Lenses

Whether you are the proud owner of a new pair of eyeglasses, or you’ve worn glasses for years, the following tips can help ensure you’re cleaning them properly. Take a few minutes to read over the correct approach to safely clearing oils, dust, dirt, and debris from your eyewear and other vision aids. When you take just a minute or two each day to clean and care for your glasses the correct way, you can dramatically improve their usefulness and longevity. Regular cleaning also helps eliminate accumulations of bacteria, viruses, and pathogens that could make you sick!

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How to Donate Old Eyeglasses

Give the Gift of Sight

Each year as we head into fall, students head back to campus to hit the books. That makes fall a popular time for our academically minded patients to update their eyewear frames and add new prescription lenses for the clearest vision. If you’re like me, you likely have accumulated quite a collection of eyeglass frames over the years. Most likely, these will never be worn again. By the time we reach middle age, many of us have a dozen or more used, no longer fashionable, or simply outdated eyeglasses stuffed in drawers, cabinets, and boxes throughout our homes. If you’d like to reclaim some of that space, read on!

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What Is Eyelid Hygiene?

Proper eyelid hygiene is an important part of your daily routine. Yes, you read that right. Cleaning your eyelids is a critical part of maintaining eye and vision health and comfort, while minimizing infection risk. You should be cleaning and massaging your eyelids each day! (If you aren’t, it’s OK. I’m going to tell you how. Keep reading!)

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Styes: Avoid These Common Summer Eye Infections

What is a Stye?
A stye (or hordeolum) is a pimple-like infection within one or both eyelids, near the eyelash line. This infection is very commonly found in children, as well as adults.

What Are the Symptoms of a Stye?
Stye symptoms may include the presence of a small, swollen, reddish-colored lump or bump which may grow rapidly. There may also be redness of the eye, localized swelling, and pain.

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Eye Strain and Digital Devices: What You Can Do to Prevent Eye Fatigue

Top Tips to Prevent Digital Eye Strain & Screen Fatigue

How to Recognize & Avoid Computer Vision Syndrome

Digital eye strain, also known as Computer Vision Syndrome, is becoming a serious and widespread issue. These terms refer to a troubling set of symptoms caused by viewing computer, smartphone, tablet, television, e-book, and digital device screens for extended periods of time.

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Face Mask Still Fogging Your Glasses? Contacts Offer an Unexpected Solution

When it is necessary to wear eyeglasses with a face mask, an extremely common problem always seems to rear its head. Countless hours have been spent by many in pursuit of a solution. The frustrating issue of dealing with vision obscured by fogged up glasses can make it impossible to resist removing either the glasses needed to see properly, or the mask. Whether attempting to walk across a road, drive a vehicle, operate power tools, or perform any other potentially dangerous activity, it is unwise to do it without your vision correction eyewear or prescription safety glasses, or protective goggles in place. So, what can be done?

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3 Reasons Why Your Local Eye Doctor Is Actually Better Than Any Mega Chain

With so many provider options to choose from for eye and vision care, many wonder what the differences are between choosing a locally based eye doctor versus a large retail chain. At Wise Eyes Optical, we are confident that our team offers significant value to our patients. We think you will agree that Wise Eyes Optical is the best choice for comprehensive eye and vision care services for the whole family. Read on to learn more about the benefits of choosing Wise Eyes Optical – your locally based comprehensive vision and optical care center.

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Soft Contacts versus Rigid Contact Lenses

Mankind’s ability to improve eyesight has come a long way! Today, DaVinci’s idea of placing the head in a bowl of water makes us gasp. Descartes’ plan of viewing the world through a fluid-filled tube tightly held against the cornea sounds torturous. By 1888, when the first practical hard scleral contact lens was fitted by a Swiss doctor named Adolf Fick, it successfully corrected vision, but it was heavy, cumbersome, and covered the entire front of the eye. Worst of all, the lens deprived the eye of oxygen. This led to severe pain within hours of application – ouch!

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What Are the Best Contact Lenses?

Find Specialty Contacts for Your Unique Vision Challenges in 2022

The best contact lenses for you will depend on several factors. These include your specific vision correction requirements, as well as any eye-related conditions you may have, the type of work you do, your activities and hobbies, and the performance you would like to achieve. At Wise Eyes Optical, we sell only quality contact lenses. When you shop with us to fill your 2022 vision prescription, you can rest assured that you’ll always get the best contact lenses. We carry one of the most extensive selections of contacts available online. However, before you decide on the perfect contacts, you should consider what your most important priority is. Read on to learn more about some factors you may want to consider.

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Can I Use Eye Drops With My Contacts?

Are you a contact lens wearer experiencing dry, irritated, itchy, or sensitive eyes? Thinking about reaching for eye drops for symptom relief? STOP right there. Using the wrong type of eye drops can damage your contacts – and your eyes.

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Get a complete set of eyeglasses for $39 + Fast Free Shipping & Free prescription lenses, Limitations Apply - See Product Details