Archive for February, 2012

Chooe your Ciba Vision Lenses

Monday, February 27th, 2012

Ciba Vision is a world leader in the development and manufacturing of contact lenses and related vision products. CibaVision is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, and is the eye care division of it’s parent company, Novartis AG. (more…)

Common Vision Problems

Sunday, February 26th, 2012

The first step in understanding vision care is to understand the vision problem you’re facing. Only then can you adequately assess what vision aids you may need. Talk to your doctor about contact lenses, eyeglasses, and vision surgery. Understand how you can best address and care for your vision needs. (more…)

Best Selling Bausch and Lomb Contacts

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Bestselling Bausch and Lomb Contacts

Bausch and Lomb is a worldwide leader in the manufacturing, research and development, and marketing of contact lenses and a variety of other vision products. It manufacturers some of the best known brands of contact lenses, including Optima, Bausch and Lomb Purevision, and Soflens contacts. At the heart of Bausch and Lomb is the development of soft contact lenses<, as well as RGP lenses and products. In addition, B & L manufactures lens care products, such as contact lens solutions. They also operate ophthalmic surgical and pharmaceutical divisions.

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Which Acuvue contacts are right for you?

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Picking the right Acuvue Contact Lenses

Acuvue contact lenses are manufactured by Johnson & Johnson Vision Care. The Acuvue brand of contact lenses is the world’s leading brand of soft disposable contact lenses. The Acuvue line are world leaders in a variety of types of lenses, including bifocals, colored, and toric contacts. These lenses offer vision correction for most eye illnesses, providing for varying types of vision correction and numerous replacement schedules. The quality of lenses, and the affordability of Acuvue brands of contacts, have allowed Acuvue to maintain it’s position as one of the world’s leading manufacturers of contact lenses for decades.

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Rigid Gas Permeable (RGP) Contact Lenses

Monday, February 20th, 2012

It’s amazing how humanity’s innovative genius has propelled scientific advances in advancing customization to benefit each individual contact lens user—as in the case of RGPs or “rigid gas permeable” lenses. RGPs are hard lenses providing clearer vision than soft lenses. Patients needing precisely fitted eye prescriptions generally prefer RGPs.

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15 Reasons to Wear Contacts Instead of Glasses

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

Thinking about switching from your day to day glasses to contact lenses? We give you 15 compelling reasons to switch to contact lenses.

1. Convenience is the single most important reason to choose contact lenses over eyeglasses. Can you imagine having to always tote along eyeglasses (a pair of sunglasses and another for reading) in bulky cases compared to the smaller cases of contact lenses? Although smaller case sizes may drown in a full backpack, it’s a cinch to place in a breast pocket for easy retrieval anytime. (more…)

Contact Lenses: Your Eyes Hold Secrets

Saturday, February 11th, 2012

Contact Lens Facts

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Anybody who has less than 20/20 vision is likely aware that contact lenses provide a useful solution to an often fuzzy world. While glasses have their time and place, there is something special about being able to see the world with peripheral vision as part of the experience. While you might know a little something about the origin of contact lenses and you’re highly aware of their use in your life, did you know about these special little facts that these tiny curves of eyewear hold? (more…)