Non-Prescription Glasses: For Fashion And Function


When you go to a department store, it is not uncommon to see displays of non-prescription glasses. When you look at non-prescription glasses, it is important to realize that phrase has two different meanings. Here is more information about what it really means when you see the phrase "non-prescription" next to a display of glasses at a department store: For Fashion Most non-prescription glasses are designed for fashion purposes. Sunglasses

9 November 2015

Three Serious Medical Conditions That Require Immediate Retinal Surgery


People who have their sight are well aware that it depends entirely on the health of their retinas and optic nerves. Several serious conditions involving the retinas are cause for alarm, and should be addressed as soon as possible. There are three very serious conditions that should not be ignored and will require retinal surgery immediately.   Retinal Detachment Your retinas are attached to the back surfaces of your eyes. An accident, extreme pressure or a congenital defect that does not become apparent until the retinas detach are the most common causes for this dangerous situation.

28 September 2015

How To Minimize Blepharoplasty Side Effects


Blepharoplasty, although a minor surgery, is still a surgery and needs to be treated carefully. There is the potential for some side effects to occur. Here are some common side effects of this type of surgery and how you can avoid them.  1. Bruising Most people who undergo blepharoplasty are going to experience some bruising. This can be embarrassing for some people who don't want anyone to know that they have had work done to their face.

21 September 2015

How To Choose The Best Glasses For Your Face


If you are nearsighted, buying glasses frames can be a struggle. If you don't have contact lenses, trying on glasses tends to result in you putting on the glasses and then pressing your face close to the mirror so that you can see clearly. Except, you're only going to be able to see part of your face when you are that close to the mirror and you will likely fog up the mirror with your breath.

18 September 2015

Training In Martial Arts? 3 Reasons To Consider Surgery To Improve Your Vision


Participating in martial arts training can be a good way to get regular exercise and learn to defend yourself. If you rely on glasses or contacts to see clearly, these vision aides may be hindering your ability to perfect your martial arts skills. Here are three reasons why you might want to invest in vision correction surgery if you are serious about your martial arts training. 1. Poor vision can affect your balance.

16 September 2015