More Eye Jewelry

Recently I wrote about eye jewelry that is attached to a contact lens and I thought that was pretty eye boggling but this is even more eye boggling. These are the highlights from a story reported by Rebecca Skloot in the NY Times Magazine back in 2004.    "The jewelry is a small, platinum medallion gently curved to fit the eye. It rests just … [Read more...]

Top 10 Resources for Contact Lens Information

    Ciba Online Guide To Lens Care My Contact Lens: Mycontactlenses.org is sponsored by the Contact Lens Council, a nonprofit educational resource on vision correction for consumers. The primary goal of the Contact Lens Council is to promote the safe use of contact lenses. Contact Lenses Today E-Mail Newsletter Contact Lens Society of … [Read more...]

Wireless Contact Lenses- What’s Next?

  Is this scary? An electronic Contact Lens has been developed to enable maps and videos to be transmitted to the eye. Does that mean you are at yet again another boring party, lecture or event, and now with this Super Bionic Contact, you can watch Pretty Woman for the 10th time, while supposely deeply entranced at your boring event? Can you … [Read more...]

High-tech Multifocal Contact Lenses

     I am a new multifocal contact lenses so I am really intrigued to learn more about SynergEyes, makers of a combination lens with a rigid gas permeable center surrounded by a soft plastic "skirt". I read about this company a couple of weekes ago in the Business section of the North County Times, San Diego. Bradley J. Fikes, staff writer is … [Read more...]

Contact Lenses – Not Just Cosmetic But A New Fashion Accessory

    I have seen cosmetic contact lenses, some very strange ones around Halloween but nothing quite like the ones I ready about yesterday in the North County Times. Just reading about them made me want to cry and apparently the effect of them is exactly that. According to the article: Dutch designer Eric Klarenbeek has developed jewelry … [Read more...]

New Patient For Multifocal Contact Lenses

      I have been wearing progressive lenses for over ten years now, many different brands because  being in the Optical industry, I have easy access to so many. I usually wear Shamir's Office lens when I am working at the computer. I like all my glasses and lenses, about 10 different pairs, but do not enjoy wearing them every day, all … [Read more...]