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Should I Get Polarized Sunglasses?

Should I Get Polarized Sunglasses?

By | Glasses, Optometry, Sunglasses

Every time you turn around, you have another decision to make. Should I get an electric car? Should I buy 800 thread count sheets? Is it better to use a Mac or a PC? Do I prefer Coke or Pepsi? It almost gets a little overwhelming.  However, when it comes to making choices about your eyes, we’re here to help make it easy. And choosing sunglasses should be fun, not overly complicated! So, first and foremost, you need to have sunglasses with UV protection. Ultraviolet light is electromagnetic radiation that emanates from the sun and gets transmitted in waves or…

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Help! My Child Won’t Wear Their Glasses

By | Burlington, Glasses

Adjusting to wearing glasses for the first time is difficult for anyone. It becomes even more complicated when it’s a child who needs those glasses. They often don’t understand why they have to keep them on their face all day long.  If you’re a parent who is struggling to get your child to wear glasses, the good news is that there is help for you.  Let’s start with some general advice for getting kids to wear their glasses, cover some minor adjustments you can make, and then we’ll breakdown some age-specific options.  Don’t fight it If your child is bound…

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How to Pick the Perfect Glasses for Your Face Shape

By | Burlington, Glasses

You see an old friend on the street, and you keep thinking there’s something different about them. They look great, but you can’t quite say why. All of a sudden, you realize they have new glasses that are working so seamlessly with their face you almost couldn’t tell. This is the result of the art of selecting the perfect frames for your face shape. While it really is a bit of an art, there are so many factors that can tip the balance one way or another. However, there is just enough science to it, that with the right direction,…

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