Think you're pretty bright when it comes to UV? Here's your chance to prove it.
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March is Workplace Eye Wellness month. That may bring thoughts of computers, screens, and blue light to mind, but the word “workplace” can mean different things to different people. A recent shift to more gig economy jobs – or the kind of short-term, contracted, “be your own boss” jobs that are ticking up gradually – means the workplace can be anywhere. Even in your car.
Photochromics are a great choice for a variety of your patients. But sometimes, picking the right frame for a light-reactive lens can be a bit tricky. As an optician, your patients look to you to put them in a pair of glasses that fit right, suit their lifestyle, and of course, help them see better.
To help you help them, we asked 20-year optical veteran Chris Nichols, ABO, for her advice on selecting the ideal frame for a photochromic.
When most people think of UV exposure, their minds immediately go to skin damage. But UV exposure can do just as much, if not more damage to our eyes than it can to our skin, potentially leading to a variety of serious and irreversible conditions.
A $12,000 trip to the "Big Apple" is up for grabs!
When VSP Members experience the benefits of changing things up with SunSync Light-Reactive Lenses from June 1 - August 31, 2017, they can enter to win an amazing trip for two to New York City.*