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Swimming & Contact Lenses

Should You Swim With Your Contact Lenses? If  you wear contact lens and decide to take a swim, it is safer for your eye health to remove the contact lenses before diving in. Swimming pool water is chlorinated to keep it sanitized. The chlorine helps reduce water-borne bacteria and viruses and prevent pathogens and disease [...]

Trifocal Lenses

Trifocal Lenses What are trifocal lenses? In 1827, John Isaac Hawkins patented the Trifocal eyeglasses that have three different regions that correct for the following: distance, intermediate (arm's length), and near vision. People with advanced presbyopia who have been prescribed 2 diopters or more for reading, will typically be prescribed trifocals. Trifocals are [...]

Costume Contact Lenses

New Orleans is famous for costuming. Locals will put on a costume for all sorts of occasions from football games to Mardi Gras parades and of course Halloween. We take pride in making elaborate costumes including every little detail. But, I would like to draw your attention to Costume Contact Lenses. It is one [...]