Eyecare Insights for 2022 Part 2

Eyecare Insights for 2022 Part 2

By: ROCIO C. PASION, O.D. In February we shared some new treatment options for 2022 focusing on aging eyes and near sightedness in children. Here are some additional advances in eyecare for 2022! Nasal Spray treatment for Dry Eye Symptoms? Did you ever think a nasal...
Eyecare Insights for 2022 Part 2

Eyecare Insights for 2022

By: ROCIO C. PASION, O.D. What’s new in eye treatments for 2022? Here’s some of the latest on aging eyes and near sightedness in children. Vuity eyedrops available for presbyopia treatment VUITY (Allergan-pilocarpine HCL ophthalmic solution 1.25 %) is the first...
Can Makeup Cause Dry Eye?

Can Makeup Cause Dry Eye?

By: MICHELE PENDRAK BUSH, O.D. When it comes to eyes, what products you put on or around them can have a significant impact on your dry eye signs and symptoms. More recent studies of common cosmetic ingredients also raise concerns regarding overall “cytotoxicity,...
What You Need To Know About Lash Growth Serums

What You Need To Know About Lash Growth Serums

By: MICHELE PENDRAK BUSH, O.D. “Suddenly, in the last few weeks, I have found myself fielding questions about eyelash growth serums a few times per day.“ During quarantine there was far less emphasis on our physical appearance. The cosmetics world was one of the...
Digital Eye Strain and Dry Eye

Digital Eye Strain and Dry Eye

By: MICHELE PENDRAK BUSH, O.D. Looking back on 2020…If you weren’t working long hours on the computer before the pandemic, the likelihood is that you now are.  Long hours on the computer often equates to all sorts of eye issues. Who knew that one of the unintended...
Aging Eyes

Aging Eyes

By: MICHELE PENDRAK BUSH, O.D. Our eyes are organs which function to receive and focus light and then transforms that photic energy to signals that are sent to the brain. The visual process starts as light enters the cornea, through the aqueous humor and on to the...