Photokeratitis: Know the Signs

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We’ve blogged about photokeratitis before, and discussed the long-term damage that can occur to your eyes if they are not protected from the harmful rays of the sun. But do you know the signs and symptoms of photokeratitis? It’s important to be able to identify the early warning signs and symptoms of this UV damageRead more…

Decisions, Decisions: A Guide to Choosing Sunglasses for Kids

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When you pick out your new pair of summer frames, don’t forget to shop for your kids, too! Children’s eyes are the most sensitive to harmful sun damage, which can cause real problems later in life, from macular degeneration to cataracts and surface eye diseases like burns or dry eye. Not only is it importantRead more…

Get Your Pair of Real Kids Shades with the Sun, Surf & Shades Contest

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This summer, we are giving our fans the chance to win sunglasses for their families through the Real Kids’ Sun, Surf & Shade contest. Winners can receive up to five pairs of shades along with a $100 gift card to fill their beach bags. To enter the competition, Facebook fans just need to provide usRead more…

And the Survey Says … We aren’t Wearing Sunglasses Often Enough

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The Vision Council has just released a new report on sunglass habits and the news is less than encouraging. Americans are just not doing enough to protect their eyes from the harmful effects of UVA/UVB exposure. Part of the problem is due to lack of education. “A substantial proportion of people still do not understandRead more…

Easily Add Sunglasses to Your Amazon Wish Lists

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Amazon Wish Lists allow you to create and share lists of items you want. You can create different lists for everyone in your family or for special events. Amazon allows you to select a privacy setting for each list, so you can let others view the lists or keep them private. Amazon Wish Lists areRead more…