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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. To shop all of our favorite beauty products, visit our Amazon store!

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...
Lumify Eye Drops
Do your eyes always look red or bloodshot? Are you tired of people asking if you smoke or have pink eye? Does having healthy looking white eyes sound like a dream come true? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you should try Bausch and Lomb's Lumify redness reliever eye drops! These new drops are one of a kind and...
Latisse Review
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 prescription from a physician. In this...
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...
An Optician Reveals Her Best Sunglasses Tips
Purchasing a new pair of sunglasses is an exciting endeavor! But with so many different options to choose from, you have a lot to think about before making a purchase. With these helpful hints and important questions to ask, purchasing sunglasses doesn’t have to be intimidating. Instead, it can be eye-opening and enjoyable. Fortunately for you, our ultimate guide to purchasing...