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Our beauty team writes about several topics like anti-aging, skin care, body care, cosmetics, and more. They also feature comprehensive product and service reviews. If you like our posts, subscribe to our newsletter!

An Optician Reveals Her Best Glasses Tips

The ultimate guide to purchasing the perfect pair of glasses
Purchasing the perfect pair of glasses can be a daunting task! With so many frame choices and an overwhelming amount of lens options, where do you even begin? Oh, and not to mention the frightening notion of an often monogamous long-term relationship with whichever glasses you decide to buy - purchase the wrong pair and you could be faced with...

LASIK: Are You a Candidate?

LASIK - Are You a Candidate?
One of the most common questions I get from my glasses and contact lens patients is... “am I a candidate for LASIK”? In the video below, Dr. Danny Mack discusses what makes you a good candidate for LASIK eye surgery. https://youtu.be/yH-hiz73Xw8 If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. Unfortunately, this is a difficult question to answer because your eligibility...

PRK: What Are the REAL Benefits?

PRK - What Are the REAL Benefits?
Are you tired of needing glasses or contact lens to see? If so, you should consider a form of laser eye surgery known as PRK (photorefractive keratectomy). In the video below, Dr. Vipul Shah discusses the benefits of getting PRK eye surgery. https://youtu.be/LM4Nazl2a-w If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. What to expect during PRK During PRK, the outermost...

LASIK: What Are the REAL Benefits?

Are you tired of needing your glasses or contact lens to see? If so, you should consider a form of laser eye surgery known as LASIK (laser assisted in-situ keratomileusis). In the video below, Dr. Vipul Shah discusses what to expect during LASIK eye surgery. https://youtu.be/moNM684HdzU If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. What to expect during LASIK First, special...
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In the Spring of 2017, Transitions Optical launched a new consumer brand campaign called Live the Good Light! Below Dr. Ryan Corte interviews optometrist and fellow Transitions Change agent, Dr. Amanda Rights, on her thoughts about the new campaign! For highlights from this interview, watch the video below!  https://youtu.be/5Wv00CorQQg If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. Dr. Corte: My name...
3 Types of Eye Makeup That Can Damage Your Eyes!
If you wear eye makeup, you could be doing damage to your eyes without even realizing it! Your eyes have a delicate balance of tears that rest on the surface. Therefore, old makeup, or the improper placement of makeup, can result in dryness, irritation or an infection. With this in mind, let’s talk about the three most common types of...
Dermal fillers FAQ
If you’re interested in getting dermal fillers, I highly recommend doing your research before seeing a doctor. In this article, I’ll reviews exactly what you need to know about dermal fillers, including how they works and what to expect during treatment. What are dermal fillers? Dermal fillers such as Restylane, Juvederm, and Radiesse are substances that are used to restore volume...
Patients often ask what is the difference between a porcelain veneer, crown, and composite veneer? They also want to know which is the best option for their teeth? In this article, I'll review the difference between a veneer and a crown as well as highlight which is best for you.  First off, everyone is different and your decision needs to...
Are you interested in learning about the difference between an ectropion and entropion? Truth be told, both are conditions that almost always affect the lower eyelids, but can at times affect the upper eyelids too. In this article, Dr. Paul Johnson highlights the difference between an ectropion and entropion, including causes, symptoms, and surgical repair. https://youtu.be/pBlJ3Izs0gc Ectropion vs entropion The difference between an...
Eyelid ptosis (droopy eyelid)
Are you interested in learning about droop eyelids, otherwise known as eyelid ptosis? Truth be told, this condition can cause your upper eyelid to block the vision in one or both of your eyes. Unfortunately, this can create a problem when you try to read, drive, or watch TV. In this article, Dr. Paul Johnson talks all about eyelid ptosis, including causes, symptoms,...