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2013-09-25 23:27:29

Lasik Surgery can improve vision for a crystal clear autumn. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 Laser Eye Center reminds residents of Los Angeles, Orange County and the surrounding communities that Lasik eye surgery is a perfect way to take part in National Self-Improvement Month this September. Exercising more often, eating healthier or reading a new book are all do-it-yourself projects, but improving vision requires professional help. With centers convenient for much of Southern...

2013-09-25 08:37:31

SARASOTA, Fla., Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "It's not how to try a pair of glasses but which eyeglass frame to try on," discovered Cathy Dash, Chief Stylist at Eyeglass.com, while chatting with consumers. In the technology race to help the consumers choose eyeglasses online, most notable are the iterations of the virtual try-on features for eyewear. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130925/PH86047-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130925/PH86047-b)...

2013-09-24 23:30:32

A Michigan InventHelp client has invented the See Better Now, which is being submitted to companies for review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 "Absolutely, positively, without any exceptions, the existing paradigm for the eyeglass industry has been myopic in not addressing the one big flaw in the glasses-wearing experience," said an inventor from Sanford, Mich. As a solution, he created a prototype for the improved eye wear SEE BETTER NOW. Without exception, the...

2013-09-19 08:29:05

Optical Industry Leader and GRAMMY® and CMA Award-Winning Music Artist Team Up to Provide Free Eye Care and New Eyeglasses to Hundreds of Children In Need PINELLAS PARK, Fla., Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- After multiple outreach events across the country, Transitions Optical, in partnership with GRAMMY and CMA Award-winning country music artist and Transitions(®) adaptive lenses(TM) wearer Darius Rucker, have made healthy, enhanced vision possible for hundreds of children in...

2013-09-17 08:36:55

Shoppers who download the glasses.com app before their "blo" out appointment will receive 50 percent off at Blo Blow Dry Bars nationwide from Sept 24 - 28. DRAPER, Utah, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovative online eyewear retailer, glasses.com, announced today its partnerships with celebrity stylist Brad Goreski and Blo Blow Dry Bars nationwide, to provide shoppers with a unique opportunity to update their look for the fall season. From Tuesday, Sept. 24 to Saturday, Sept. 28,...

2013-09-16 20:24:05

Florida based optical store is pleased to announce major expansion in the south Florida market. PALM SPRINGS, Fla., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Eyeglass store MyEyeLab is opening 2 stores in Broward County during the month of September. The new locations, in Pembroke Pines and Coral Springs, are scheduled to open at the end of the month. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130916/MN80403) In addition to the new stores opening in September, MyEyeLab is opening in...

2013-09-13 23:00:15

Best prescription glasses review is now published for consumers on the Cherry News website. This review is meant to introduce the different types of glasses and price ranges that can be found online. Peoria, IL (PRWEB) September 14, 2013 Purchasing glasses that require a prescription can be a lengthy process for a man or woman not purchasing through a local optical provider. The Cherry News company has now posted its best prescription glasses review online at...

2013-09-13 12:27:29

The Company Offers its Clients a Range of Glassware That Includes Beer, Drinking, Shot, and Wine Glasses LAWRENCE, Kan., Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Love Custom Glasses, a new company that specializes in individualized glassware, recently unveiled its finished website to the public. The new website, which was developed by LovePromos, will showcase a niche product line of custom printed glasses that can be used for promotional purposes. (Photo:...

2013-09-13 08:23:56

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Rabbani, Los Angeles optometrist, is offering comprehensive contact lens exams. It has often been said that the eyes are the window to the soul. Healthy, beautiful eyes can be one of the most attractive features a person has, but glasses can hide that beauty. Dr. R. Anthony Rabbani offers contact lens exams for patients with nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, dry eyes and other conditions. He can help his patients find the...

2013-09-11 23:01:42

Dr. Richard Shuldiner develops glasses for low vision patient who liked to play bridge, trumping multiple sight issues and gets her back in the game. Corona, California (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 A pair of specially developed reverse telescope glasses proved to be a trump card in solving the problems of a low vision patient who liked to play bridge but could no longer do so because of complex sight issues. Richard J. Shuldiner, OD, F.A.A.O., a California optometrist who is Clinical...


Latest Glasses Reference Libraries

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2010-11-15 19:37:34

Sunglasses are protective eyewear designed to shield the eyes from damaging or discomforting sunlight and high-energy light. They can also work as a visual aid. The ultraviolet radiation from the sun can cause several serious eye problems and many healthcare professionals recommend eye protection. However, since the 1940s sunglasses have been associated with celebrities more so than eye protection. James Ayscough experimented with tinted lenses in the mid-18th century although they were...

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2010-09-23 19:15:37

Bifocals are eyeglasses, commonly prescribed for presbyopia, with two distinct optical powers. Although there are arguments against him, Benjamin Franklin is generally credited with the invention of bifocals. After a correspondence between George Whatley and John Fenno it was thought that Franklin possibly invented the bifocals fifty years earlier than previously thought. Many inventions are worked on independently by many people and bifocals may have been the same, however, Franklin was...

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2010-09-16 15:48:43

A magnifying glass is a convex lens, usually mounted in a frame with a handle, which is used to produce a magnified image of an object. The glass works by creating a magnified virtual image of an object behind the lens. However, the distance between the lens and the object must be shorter than the focal length for the glass to work. If the distance is not correct then the image will appear small and inverted. Many magnifying glasses are mounted on a stand to insure the proper distance...

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