A Little Too Relaxed: Leaking Botox and Ptosis


If you're considering getting some Botox injected into your face to relax a tense forehead, choose your doctor wisely unless you want to risk temporary eye problems. Botox can result in ptosis, or drooping eyelids, in two specific circumstances. The resulting look can make you seem tired and even block your vision in some cases. While the ptosis is temporary, it is definitely unwelcome. Leak Trouble One situation that results in ptosis is not that common, but it does happen.

27 October 2015

Winter Is Coming--Do You Have Sunglasses Yet?


Summer is not the only time to wear sunglasses. Sunglasses protect your eyes all year round from the harsh rays of the sun. Knowing how sunglasses can help you take care of your eyes is important so you can be sure to have sunglasses and wear them when it's time. Sunglasses Protect Against Snow Glare Sunglasses protect your eyes from snow glare, a condition that can make driving dangerous. Snow glare makes it difficult to see when driving in bright places or when driving into dark conditions from bright locations (like when you drive into a parking garage from a snowy outdoor space).

23 October 2015

Getting Rid Of The Gray Patches In Your Vision


You've been having blurry vision with occasional patches of gray showing up. A visit to your optometrist to check your vision results in them suspecting that you have early stages of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Getting this diagnosed early is important because it can easily cause you to permanently lose part of your vision. Here is what you need to know about this eye disease and how it can be treated before you lose your sight.

15 October 2015

Tired Of High Contact Costs? Verify The Company And Order Online


If you live in an area where it's difficult to get to a store where you can purchase affordable contacts, consider having them delivered instead. You can order contacts online using insurance to get a low rate. There are a variety of online pharmacies that will let you do this, and you don't have to wait in line to get the contacts that you need. There are a few things you want to do before your order.

14 October 2015

3 Simple Lifestyle Changes That Can Save Your Vision


It isn't uncommon for people to forget about the importance of their physical or emotional health until a problem arises. The same is true when it comes to your eyes. However, eye disease is a real concern in America, especially with millions of people suffering from at least some kind of vision condition. For that reason, it is important that you consider changes in your life that you can make to protect your vision.

8 October 2015