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Eye Health for Makeup and Beauty Lovers

Makeup has been used in cultures across the world, over thousands of years. While application methods, ingredients, and styles have changed dramatically, the pain of a cosmetic faux pas has not eased. We aren’t talking about forgetting to blend your eyeshadow. We mean actual injury, allergic reactions, and infection. Injury Not everyone can have steady [...]

October 23rd, 2019|Eye Health, Fashion|Comments Off on Eye Health for Makeup and Beauty Lovers

Vitamins, Minerals, and Supplements: What Your Eyes Need

  Maintaining sharp vision requires more effort than eating heaps of carrots. In reality, preserving eye health involves upping your daily dosage of a host of vitamins and minerals. During your annual exam, your eye doctor at Complete Eye Care can help you determine which nutrients are essential for you. Until then, consider which vitamins [...]

August 22nd, 2019|Eye Health, Vision, Recipes for Healthy Eyes|Comments Off on Vitamins, Minerals, and Supplements: What Your Eyes Need

Don’t Sit on the Sidelines : Your Guide to Sports Eyewear

When you’re trying to win on the field or court, it can be frustrating to have your glasses get in the way. But before putting your tennis racket into storage, know that you have options! It’s entirely possible to don corrective eyewear and still participate in your favorite sport. Wearing Glasses During Contact Sports Wearing [...]

June 29th, 2019|Sleep Vision Correction, Contact Lenses, Eye Health, Glasses|Comments Off on Don’t Sit on the Sidelines : Your Guide to Sports Eyewear

Eye Allergies: How to Get Relief

April showers bring May flowers, and those flowers bring seasonal allergies. If you have eye irritation during the spring or fall, you might be having an allergic reaction to something in the air. Eye Allergy Causes During peak seasons, the allergens in the air will make contact with the thin membrane on your eyeball called [...]

April 25th, 2019|Eye Health, Recipes for Healthy Eyes|Comments Off on Eye Allergies: How to Get Relief

Your Eyesight as You Age: What Happens and How You Can Help

  By the time you enter your 30s, you’ve been advised countless times to wear sunscreen and moisturizer to protect your skin from the effects of aging. But what are you doing to protect your eyes? Similar to the inevitable display of wrinkles, it’s common – even expected— to experience vision changes as you age. [...]

October 22nd, 2018|Eye Health|Comments Off on Your Eyesight as You Age: What Happens and How You Can Help

Flashes and Floaters: How to Tell When You Should Visit an Eye Doctor

Are you seeing small specks, dots, circles, or cobwebs in your vision? It could be that you are experiencing floaters. Some floaters aren’t a large concern and may go away with time. However, some can be a serious problem that requires you to see your trusted eye doctor in Lawton — at Complete Eye Care [...]

May 8th, 2018|Eye Health, Vision|Comments Off on Flashes and Floaters: How to Tell When You Should Visit an Eye Doctor

How To Tell If Your Child Needs Glasses

Children generally will not communicate the severity of their vision difficulties. Instead, they will find ways to cope with their struggle. However, avoiding the problem would not be the best solution as poor eyesight can affect their development and education, particularly for school-aged children. We suggest having your child seen by an eye-care professional every [...]

February 27th, 2018|Eye Health, Vision, Glasses|Comments Off on How To Tell If Your Child Needs Glasses

Your Baby’s Eyesight: Know what is happening during their first 2 years

Much like your baby will learn to walk and talk, they will also learn how to see. As they grow, they will develop the ability to focus their eyes and send the gathered visual information to their brain for proper interpretation. Since the milestones may be a little different for every child, it is important [...]

November 15th, 2017|Eye Health, Vision, Children|Comments Off on Your Baby’s Eyesight: Know what is happening during their first 2 years

The Food Pyramid for Healthy Eyes

It’s tried and true: eating a well-balanced diet keeps you healthier longer. This mantra holds up when it comes to your eyes, too. The first step to ensure good eye health is looking at the food on your plate. Your diet should be high in fruits and vegetables and low in saturated fats and sugar. [...]

June 6th, 2017|Eye Health|Comments Off on The Food Pyramid for Healthy Eyes

The Definitive List of Contact Lenses Do’s and Don’ts

Thinking about making the switch from glasses to contact lenses? Then you’re among the over 30 million Americans who’ve decided to wear contacts, according to the American Optometric Association.  Contacts come with a lot of great benefits. They’re simple, precise, and they don’t take away from that beautiful face of yours. But as Spiderman’s uncle [...]

October 31st, 2016|Eye Health, Vision, Recipes for Healthy Eyes|Comments Off on The Definitive List of Contact Lenses Do’s and Don’ts