Posts Categorized: Frames & Lenses

The Difference Between Warby Parker and Your Local Optometry Office

Where you choose to buy your glasses makes a difference, both in your wallet and in the local and global economy. Sometimes it’s easiest to use cost as the main differentiating factor. Healthcare is expensive, after all, so save where you can, right? Well, it turns out it’s not quite that simple. There are many […]

Are Your Sunglasses Providing Enough UV Protection?

Crow’s feet aren’t the only things you can get from years of squinting into the sun. If you’re not regularly protecting your eyes from sun damage, your risk of cataracts, macular degeneration, and other eye conditions that cause temporary or permanent vision loss is only increasing. No matter what your age or eye color, you […]

Why One Eyewear Prescription Is Never Enough

How many eyewear prescriptions do you have? This may seem like a trick question, (don’t you only need one?), but if you do more than one activity each day, chances are you need more than one prescription. From typing away at your laptop to running at the beach, there’s an eyewear prescription to match. If your […]

How to Choose the Best Eyeglass Lenses for Your Lifestyle

Susan starts her workday at 9am and spends the morning checking emails on her laptop, texting her daughter who’s off at college, and capturing talking points on her iPad for her afternoon meeting. She takes her lunch outside in the park by her office and then heads back inside for a staff meeting and more […]