Welcome Summer and Sunglasses!

WCCO stopped by to get the scoop on what to look for in sunglasses now that summer is approaching. Check out their segment here: http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2012/05/22/what-matters-when-buying-sunglasses/

Blue blocking yellow or lemon lens tints?

Blue blocking lenses, which one to choose? Blue blocking has become an important part of our everyday life. Cocoons fitover sunglasses, clip-ons, and flip-ups in polarized yellow and non-polarized lemon lens tints are designed to block blue light; enhance contrast and reduce glare in low light conditions. The blue blocking  abilities of the yellow lenses varies….

Top 5 Tips For Saving On Prescription Eyewear

When it comes to buying prescription eyewear, there are plenty of ways you can save on cost. While it might seem like a contradiction, you can be practical while still maintaining an amazing look. These are the top 9 most helpful tips to keep your piggy bank from breaking. 1. Consider “Recycling” Your Lenses One of…

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Best Driving Eyewear Tips

Extreme brightness and reflections can be dangerous when driving. These things can cause impaired visibility during your drive. This is why it is important to use a driving eyewear to help protect and support your vision. Sunglasses are great for protecting your eyes against bright glare while driving. Visibility is improved and will help keep…

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Best Nighttime Eyewear For Activites

Nighttime activities require nighttime eyewear, as competing in the dark requires extra caution. Movements are limited in a many ways  and your vision is limited in the dark. This is an important reason why durable nighttime eyewear is a necessity. Importance of Eye Protection When it comes to activities, eye protection is always a major concern. According to…


American Optical A Historical Aviator

Sunglasses can be historical and modern at the same time. A brand that fits those two categories is American Optical or AO. Their eyewear has been an American staple since the 1870s. After all, this brand has a deep connection to American history. American Optical is a pillar of the American eyewear industry. The company started as…

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OGI Eyewear – Creative Eyeglasses

The right eyewear can polish and complete any look. When you wear eyeglasses, it’s even more important. Eyewear is usually one of the first things that people notice and remember when meeting a new person. Eyeglasses create a large impact on your overall look. This is why it’s essential that you choose the perfect pair for you. OGI Eyewear…

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Why are my eyes burning?

Burning eyes, it’s not just painful, it can also be a signal to your body that something is wrong.  Usually, this condition indicates underlying problems like pink eye, dry eye, allergies … These are some of the leading causes of burning eyes: 1. Dry eye This is an eye condition caused by changes in the…

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Why Are My Eyes Dry?

Do you have dry/crusty eyes? If you do, then chances are high that you might be a victim of dry eye syndrome. This is also popularly known as dry eyes. Dry eyes largely occur when your eyes fail to produce enough tears to keep the surface of your eyes lubricated and nourished. It also occurs…


Partial Restoration of Vision In Blind Mice Achieved By Scientists

Scientists from Stanford University announced that they are able to stimulate the optic nerves in the brain of blind laboratory mice allowing the return of partial vision. The new study focuses on flashing images and biochemically stimulating the optic nerves. This approach motivates the grown of nerve cells in the eyes and delivers visual data…