Authors Posts by Christine Joy, OD

Christine Joy, OD

Dr. Christine Joy is a New York State licensed optometrist providing comprehensive eye care at a large, multi-doctor private practice in New York City. Originally from Syracuse, NY, Dr. Joy moved to Manhattan to attend SUNY Optometry after receiving her undergraduate degree in Biology at SUNY Geneseo in upstate NY. As a second generation optometrist, (her father has been her inspiration to become an optometrist from a young age!) Dr. Joy has a passion to educate the public on the importance of eyecare. Follow along on Instagram @morrathanmeetstheeye!
Latisse (bimatoprost ophthalmic solution) 0.03%
What if I told you that with a prescription eyedrop and an applicator brush, your eyelashes could grow thicker, darker, and longer in a matter of weeks? Yes, this is actually possible with the help of a product called Latisse! Latisse is used to treat an inadequate amount of eyelashes (i.e. hypotrichosis) and requires a...
5 Reasons To Choose Daily Disposable Contact Lenses
In a world full of contact lens options, how do you make a decision on which one to wear? Although there are plenty of different contact lenses on the market, the easiest choice you can make is to wear a daily disposable contact lens! In this video, Dr. Christine Joy talks about daily disposable contact lenses and the many benefits...
An Expert's Advice on Eyelash Extensions (Including Cost, Complications, and More)
Do you want to speed up your routine in the morning without makeup? Are you getting married or attending a formal event? Do you long for longer, fuller and more defined eyelashes? All of these reasons and more have contributed to why eyelash extensions have become so popular over the last few years. Unfortunately, before getting fake lashes, many...