Puffy Eyes and Their Causes

Puffy eyes are a temporary condition — most of the time — and can be treated at home by using a cold compress, cucumbers, or over-the-counter creams to reduce the swelling around the eyes. The causes for periorbital edema are usually environmental, dietary, or hereditary. Factors such as allergies, smoking, consuming too much salt, an…

National Sunglasses Day!

Kids and Sunglasses

On Monday, June 27, we celebrate National Sunglasses Day! On this day, we hope to instill a bit of fun while we draw attention to why sunglasses are an important health accessory — not just a fashion accessory. This year, our focus will be on children. Kids tend to spend more time than adults outdoors….

New! MiSight® Contacts for Children

All About Eyes is happy to announce that we are now providing fittings and contacts for MiSight® 1 day contact lenses, the first and only Federal Drug Administration (FDA)-approved contacts to control myopia in children ages 8 to 12. What is Myopia? Also known as nearsightedness, with myopia, you see close objects clearly, but objects…

Women’s Vision Month

April is Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month, and this year, the focus is on the various diseases and conditions that tend to affect women more so than men. Some of this is due to age-related biological factors such as women living longer than men in nearly every society on the planet, so they have…

Cataract Surgery Solutions

Cataracts cause a clouding effect on the lens of the eye that affects vision. In previous posts, we’ve talked about their causes and preventions, but for this month’s post, we’re going to dive deeper into the issue and discuss the types and grades of cataracts, as well as the kinds of replacement lenses that are…