From eye health and news to the latest in eyewear fashion and style, get the full scoop from the My EyeLab Vision Blog. Here you’ll find articles, tips, and trends in vision to help keep you healthy and in-the-know.

Cataract Awareness Month

Cataract Awareness Month

  The month of June is not only a time to celebrate the beginning of summer but a time to also celebrate Cataract Awareness Month. As a way to bring awareness and inform  people about cataracts, Prevent Blindness America designated June as Cataract Awareness Month. Known as the leading cause of blindness in the world, cataracts is expected to affect more than 30 million people by the year 2020. The good news is that there's a cure for cataracts. What is Cataracts? When the eye doc...

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Frames for Mom

Frames for Mom

  May has officially begun, which means that Mother's Day is just around the corner. Have you purchased the perfect gift for her yet? If you haven't gotten a gift for mom yet or need help finding a gift, we're here to help! We've compiled a list of our Top 5 Frames for Mom! Top 5 Frames for Mom   Christian of Paris 15 - 02: A vintage cat-eye style gives these black and brown marble frames character. Mom will love the classic yet sophisticated feeling these frames convey....

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April – Women’s Eye Health Month

April – Women’s Eye Health Month

  In an effort to increase awareness and stress the importance of eye health in women, Prevent Blindness America designated the month of April Women's Eye Health and Safety Month. Unfortunately, women are more prone to eye problems than men. When it comes to the visually impaired and blind population in the US, 2/3 of those people are women. This is why it's important to create awareness and promote eye health in women. Here at My Eyelab, we've created a guide detailing the causes of eye...

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Spring Inspired Eyewear

Spring Inspired Eyewear

Time to put away your winter sweaters and unpack your spring wardrobe! Spring is here! With the change in season, comes a change in wardrobe and accessories. One of the accessories you should update is your eyewear. At My Eyelab, we've gathered our top 5 frames for the Spring season for men and women. Women's Frames Christian of Paris (COP-15-13):  The sun is shining a little brighter these days! Keep your eyes protected from the harmful UV rays with these cat-eye tortoiseshell and g...

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Eye Health News: March – Workplace Eye Protection

Eye Health News: March – Workplace Eye Protection

  Most people aim to live a healthy lifestyle. They workout, eat healthy, and drink plenty of water throughout the day; but, sometimes the eyes and eyesight are overlooked. In order to help combat overlooking your eyes and eyesight, at My Eyelab, we're raising awareness the month of March for Workplace Eye Protection. In today's digital workplace, protecting your eyes goes further than just wearing protective eyewear when working with tools. Nowadays, you have to protect your eyes fro...

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Properly Caring for your Contact Lenses

Properly Caring for your Contact Lenses

  While most people use glasses as their preferred form of a corrective lens, an astonishing 37 million Americans choose contact lenses as their preferred corrective  lens option. Given this statistic, we thought it would benefit our contact wearing customers to learn how to properly care for their contacts. Properly caring for your contact lenses is not only essential to making them last, but it is also essential to maintaining optimal eye health. Learning to properly clean and care...

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Learning About Responsive Lenses

Learning About Responsive Lenses

  We all know how the struggle goes. You're wearing your glasses inside, and as you head outside into the damaging UV light, you realize you forgot your sunglasses or you don't have any. You immediately start to squint and shade your eyes with your hand so that you can see. At My Eyelab, we've got the solution to that problem - Responsive Lenses! Responsive Lenses are the essential 2 in 1 product. These lenses are designed to darken when they become exposed to any sort of UV light, an...

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Start the New Year with New Frames

Start the New Year with New Frames

  This new year is off to a great start! If you're looking for a way to make it an even brighter year, check out some of our newest frames for him and her. These new frames will keep your vision clear so that your goals and resolutions become a reality before you know it! Her Frames These sunglasses may be retro, but they won't bring you back to the 70s. These Swiss Women's sunglasses are ideal for the woman looking to keep her style, and not dull her new year goals.  ...

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Reducing Glare with Polarized Lenses

Reducing Glare with Polarized Lenses

We’ve all been there… outside partaking in outdoor activities, wearing sunglasses, and having to squint because of the pesky glare on our lenses. Luckily for you, we have a solution to the problem...Polarized Lenses! How do Polarized Lenses Work? Polarized Lenses are created to reduce the glare produced by sunlight. The polarized lenses are coated with a special chemical that helps reduce the glare from the sunlight that reflects off of water and solid surfaces. When light is reflected...

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Making a “Spec-“tacle this Fall with My Eyelab

Making a “Spec-“tacle this Fall with My Eyelab

  Time to trade out your summer shorts and sleeveless tops for jeans, long sleeve shirts, boots and scarfs. Fall has officially begun! The change in season means a new wardrobe and new accessories. Here at My Eyelab, we’ve taken it upon ourselves to compile fall looks featuring our signature eyewear lines for both men and women. Ladies As the saying goes, give a woman a good pair of shoes and she can conquer the world! While having a good pair of shoes is a most, we believe that h...

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