Eyecare Marketing For National Taco Day October 4

And yet again another day to celebrate funky eyewear that even comes with a website National Taco Day. According to National Taco Day, American eat over 4.5 Billion Tacos a year, which is the weight of two Empire State buildings. How to take advantage of one of America's and Mexico's favorite foods? Why not do a Taco- Truck- Trunk- Show? How … [Read more...]

Five Fashionable Extravagant Eclipse Eyeglasses

After all the hype about the Solar Eclipse and the sheer amount of Fake Eclipse eyewear, we found the perfect real shades to wear! These you can have forever... just don't look at the eclipse. This vintage inspiration is from France and not labeled. Could it be a famous designer. We do not know, most likely from the 1950's. From eyewear … [Read more...]

National Honey Bee Day Is August 20

Today we really need to celebrate honey bees as they are verging on extinction. The majority of the food we eat today is because of bees. Even honey bees need an eye exam for all of their five (5) eyes. Two large compound eyes and three smaller ocelli eyes in the centre of their head. … [Read more...]

Shark Tales and Shark Shades For Shark Week 2017

I really didn't think we would be able to find a different pair of Shark Shades for Shark Week 2017. We really scour the oceans for a new look to eyewear. No fish tale this, at the last minute we caught whopper in the creative genius of German optician turned artist, Optik Kultur. It is smooth sailing with the rimless Flat Top for the shark, but … [Read more...]

Shark Tank: Ophthalmologist Makes Deal With Lori Greiner

Over the years, several doctors have been featured on Shark Tank as well as several eyewear companies. In March of 2017 a San Diego ophthalmologist invented Sleep Stylers, hair curlers to wear when you sleep and scores a deal with Lori Greiner. Tara Brown MD, story was that she was tired of taking an hour to fix her long hair every morning and … [Read more...]

What Is A Sharks Favorite Sunglasses?

It's Shark Week and the what type of Sunglasses do Sharks wear? Ray-Bans of course. … [Read more...]

eyeRead: The Shark Club

This year for Shark Week and our annual Shark Read, we decided not to do a serious business oriented book. Instead we have a easy to read Beach Book from Ann Kidd Taylor. Ann's heroine loves the water and is bitten by a shark as a child. This turns into a life-long career choice studying sharks. After one of her gigs is over she comes home to … [Read more...]

Optical Fun: Cataract Awareness Month

June is Cataract Awareness Month and we found a opti-fun! Cataracts occur in over 24 Million people in the USA and one of the leading cause of blindness in the world. … [Read more...]

PracticePlus® Announces Special Offer for Members

KODAK SoftWear® and Total Blue™ Lens for Comfortable Computer Viewing Carlsbad, CA (Jun 2017) – PracticePlus is expanding its rewards program with a special offer for PracticePlus Members when they redeem KODAK SoftWear™ Lens combined with KODAK Total Blue™. With the increased use of computers in the workplace, patients’ eyes demand an … [Read more...]

When You Know A Beautician Needs An Eye Exam

June 26 is National Beautician Day. I would venture to guess we have all been there, thinking What were they thinking, when in reality, the beautician probably needed to have their eyes examined. … [Read more...]

Optical Fun: American Eagle Eye Exam

National American Eagle Day is celebrated June 20th of every year. This is an unofficial holiday is sponsored by The American Eagle Foundation. The American Eagle is the United States national symbol and was at one point on the Endangered List, although it has been taken off. Eye Bogglers on Eagle Vision (Source) Bald Eagles have two foveae … [Read more...]

Fork, Spoon And Knife Eyewear For National Picnic Day

Another Who Knew Holiday! National Picnic Day is June 18 and Fathers Day. Of course we found the perfect utopian. utensil eyewear to wear for a perfect Knife Day. But what to Eyewear out of all these choices? We found from Custom Frames out of Germany, this Fork and Spoon look detachable. Interesting concept, not only could you eat with it, but … [Read more...]

40 Sunglass Songs For National Sunglass Day

National Sunglass Day is June 27 and there are many ways to celebrate this international holiday. The Vision Council has lots of resources to access, you could have Sunglass Trunk Show, Have a Sunglass Donation, talk about Eye Health. Why not have some fun with it and showcase for the month, Sunglass Songs of which we found 40. There are actually … [Read more...]

Optical Fun: Celebrating National Police Week

National Police Week is in May and May 15 is designated as Peace Officer Memorial Day.  While we don't mean to be disrespectful, we do want all Peace Officers to know, we appreciate their efforts to keep us safe.  In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated that day and the week in which that date falls as Police … [Read more...]

Happy Cinco De Mayo!

Cinco Del Mayo is more of an American Holiday rather than a Mexican one. Margaritas and Mariachis, Tequila and Tacos, Beer and Burritos, Corona and Cuervo, Modelo and Mole! All that liquor adds up to one of the five biggest drinking holidays in the United States. Seriously, if you are down in Mexico on May 5, the only people celebrating this … [Read more...]