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#1 Solution to Rapidly Reduce Dry Eye Symptoms (What MD’s Say About Radio Frequency Treatments)

Radio Frequency Treatments are considered to be an advanced solution that delivers rapid improvements for people with dry eye symptoms. If you have been considering Radio Frequency (RF) treatments, Real Eyes Optometry has put together a comprehensive list of what you need to know.  In this 3 minute read, learn about how this FDA approved … Read more

The Best Contact Lenses for You: Top 3 Optometrist Picks & Tips

Picking the right contact lenses can be daunting with the number of options that are available. Whether you have been wearing contact lenses for years or are new to them, there are a handful of factors to take into consideration like ease of use, frequency of replacement, eye health, comfort, cost and convenience. Ultimately, the … Read more

Contact Lens Fitting vs. Eye Exam (2022 Ultimate Guide)

Contact lenses are not one-size-fits-all. When we visit our optometrist for a new pair of glasses, we’re used to having our glasses meticulously fit. The frames are adjusted to the bridge of our nose, the lenses are centralized to the middle of our eyes, and the frames arms are adjusted to sit properly on our … Read more

Radio Frequency Treatment Ultimate Guide (7 Optometrist Verified Facts)

Radio Frequency Treatments Ultimate Guide (7 Optometrist Verified Facts) If you have been considering Radio Frequency (RF) treatments, Real Eyes Optometry has put together a comprehensive list of 7 things you need to know.  In this 3 minute read, learn about how this medical cosmetic therapy works, what to expect, and the benefits for your … Read more

Christmas Gifts Ideas for Every Type of Person 2021

Great Christmas gifts ideas can be hard to come by. Our 2021 gift guide has you covered with the best gift ideas for everyone on your list  — from the person who has everything, adventure lovers, foodies, to workaholics. Check out our curated gift ideas to make holiday shopping that much easier this year. Christmas … Read more

Red Eyes & Blurred Vision: Ultimate Guide (6 Best Treatments)

Do you experience red eyes, blurred vision or watery eyes when reading or watching TV? If so, dry eyes may be the culprit. It’s a problem that affects many people and can be caused by the environment, our diet, sinus problems, or even as a side effect of some medications like antidepressants, birth control and … Read more

Digital Eye Strain 2021 (8 Best Optometrist Tips)

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Learn about its’ causes, symptoms and how to treat it.

Picking Glasses for Your Face Shape (4 Best Tips)

How Do I Choose the Right Glasses? The key to picking glasses is a combination of personal choice and keeping in mind that opposites attract. When picking glasses, select eyeglasses that contrast from your facial contours, provide symmetry, and balance out any prominent features. The truth is that humans are attracted to facial symmetry and … Read more

Conjunctivitis Causes & Symptoms — Optometrist Verified (4 At-Home Pink Eye Treatments)

What is Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis)? Conjunctivitis, or pink eye, is an inflammation or infection that impacts the transparent membrane that lines your eyelid and eyeball. Frequent symptoms are redness, itching, swelling, watering in the affected eye, a gritty feeling in your eye, and crusts on the eyelids from eye discharge during the night. Often it … Read more

Complete Guide to Astigmatism (5 FAQs & How to Fix it)

Many of us haven’t seen much of the outside world during the pandemic; however, if you suffer from a refractive error, this is an ongoing issue. Refractive errors are a very common eye disorder that causes your eyes to not clearly focus on images from the outside world. What is Astigmatism? Astigmatism (pronounced uh-STIG-muh-tiz-um) is … Read more

6 Tips for Choosing the Best Pediatric Optometrist (Kids Eye Doctor)

What Is the Job of an Optometrist? An optometrist’s primary responsibility is to conduct comprehensive eye exams and provide diagnostic interpretations. They diagnose and treat ocular disease, assess binocular function, prescribe, fit, and adjust eyeglasses, contact lenses, and recommend other vision aids. In addition, they recommend patient follow-ups and personalized care options. A complete comprehensive … Read more

11 Best Ways to Protect Your Eyes This Summer (Optometrist Tips)

When it comes to camping this summer, we know we should bring sunscreen to protect our skin from UV rays, and outdoor gear to protect us from the elements, but what about our eyes? Without proper protection, your eyes can in fact get sunburned. If you are summer camping, or participating in outdoor sports this … Read more