Many frequent computer users suffer from headaches, blurred vision and eye strain f they aren’t using computer glasses. These are all symptoms of computer vision syndrome. These problems can actually be compounded by the way people naturally try to adapt to these symptoms, which leads to other problems like sore neck, back and shoulders. Computer glasses and bifocal computer glasses really can make a difference and reduce the uncomfortable symptoms of computer vision syndrome. Continue reading
More and more people are looking for effective dry eye relief due to regular computer use. Computer vision syndrome is one common cause of dry eyes but so is aging. As we age our eyes produce less moisture so things that didn’t bother you before may start to cause uncomfortable dry eyes.
Luckily there are a few simple things you can do to relieve symptoms of dry eyes. Using these simple tips for relieving dry eyes should work in most cases, but if you still feel discomfort or if you notice additional symptoms like pain or redness in your eyes consider making an appointment with your eye doctor to make sure there aren’t any other problems besides dryness. Continue reading
Many people eventually comes to that time of life where they need to wear bifocal eyeglasses. Bifocal eyeglasses are extremely helpful tools that are fortunately available in styles and colors that will accent your own personal style and wardrobe.
These days it is easy to find a great selection of high quality bifocal reading glasses online. If you’re looking for designer eye wear, it’s easy to find sites that offer a wide variety of designs from names like Hugo Boss, Gucci, Calvin Klein and others. Just remember some good tips for when you’re ready to purchase online about how to choose a good merchant.
Bifocal reading glasses for women are one of those small yet important tools that can help you every day. As we age, so do our eyes, which means that everyday tasks like reading become more challenging. With the right pair of bifocals you can read small print and also drive and see far distances all with the same pair of glasses.
Bifocals can be stylish as well as practical. With well-known designers offering a variety of styles of designer bifocal reading glasses you can look great while improving your vision.
As men get older many things start to change, including their eyesight. Their eyes start losing the ability to focus on print and objects at close range. While this can be difficult initially at least there are plenty of options of bifocal reading glasses for men to help bring small print back into focus in style. There are options ranging from a simple, elegant pair of bifocal reading glasses to designer bifocals and even protective bifocals.
Regular bifocal reading glasses or even no line bifocals are great for reading and working on certain projects that require close range vision, but men who work with power tools for fun or for a living will need something a little more specialized. A good pair of protective bifocal safety glasses is perfect for this. Continue reading
Noticing any deterioration in your vision can be scary. We’re lucky today to have so many great options for improving our vision, but what works best for one person may not work best for another. You may need to look at a few bifocal reading glasses to find the best fit for you.
First you may want to decide if you want traditional bifocal glasses with the noticeable lines in the lens clearly showing where the bifocal lens begins, or you may want to try no line bifocals so not everyone knows you’re wearing bifocal glasses. Innovations in lenses have brought us progressive lenses but these innovations have also made them lighter and offered additional properties including scratch resistant or anti-reflective coatings to protect the lenses and improve your vision. Continue reading
Bifocals bear Benjamin Franklin’s name because he is believed to be the first person to wear a lens that allowed for both distance and close-up focus. There may have been others who were also thinking about the issue of needing a bifocal lens, but it is generally believed that Benjamin Franklin was the first person to create and wear them.
As part of the aging process, our vision begins to change. It happens to all of us. At some point it becomes more and more difficult to see things close up and further away. Before long bifocals become part of our vocabulary. Bifocal glasses have come a long way since being invented by Benjamin Franklin. Let’s take a look at where bifocal glasses came from and what we’re able to do with them now. Continue reading
Whether as a result of aging or a result of our genetics, at some point many of us will require bifocal reading glasses. And once we have those dazzling spectacles, it is important that we keep our bifocal reading glasses clean and well-maintained to ensure clarity in our daily lives.
I hope these relatively simple, common sense ideas will help you make the most of your bifocal reading glasses. Once you have the right pair of bifocals, you will cherish them for many years to come. They will become a part of your identity and bring greater clarity to your day-to-day life. Continue reading
If you’re anything like most of the modern world, you spend a lot of time in front of a computer. And if you spend a lot of time in front of the computer, you’re probably squinting more than you realize. The problem with squinting is that it often leads to less blinking and thus less moisture for your eyes.
A recent study indicated that narrowing your eyes just slightly reduced eye blinks per minute by 50 percent. More pronounced squinting reduced eye blinks to just four per minute! With so little blinking, your eyes inevitably become red, itchy and irritated.
Squinting also strains the muscles around and behind your eyes, putting them through more aging strain than necessary.
The difficulty is that we evolved to keep our eyes on the distant horizon with only temporary periods where we focused on objects up close. Continue reading