Choose Readers Not Decorative Contact Lenses For Your Halloween Costume

Halloween is a great time for people of all ages! From the costumes to the candy to the parties it can put a smile on everyone’s face. Halloween can also become dangerous though if you don’t take proper pre-cautions ahead of time. Besides being careful of the candy you and your family consume, you should also be aware of the costumes you put on and the potential issues they can lead to. In fact, the California Department...

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Ways To Remove Those Annoying Marks You Get From Glasses

We all know how much you LOVE your Optx 20/20 readers. They look great on your face and greatly assist when reading your favorite books, magazine, tablet or newspaper. Unfortunately though, reading glasses and their nose pads can at times leave marks or impressions on your nose after wearing them for a long period of time.  Usually these marks will go away with time but the issue can be minimized during the early stages of...

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Contact Lenses and Reading Glasses Working Together

If you’re around the age of 40 you may be starting to have issues with your reading and seeing up close. That is very typical as you maybe developing a condition called Presbyopia and a pair of reading glasses maybe needed. The only thing is, you may already be a wearer of contact lenses.  So what do you do? The first thing you will want to do is to schedule an eye exam with your eye...

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Everything You Wanted To Know About Polycarbonate Lenses

When it comes to safety glasses and keeping your eyes safe, polycarbonate lenses is definitely your best bet for complete protection. Polycarbonate was first designed for fighter planes as they offered impact-resistant, clear windows for pilots to see out of without jeopardizing their safety.  In the 1970s NASA started using the material for astronauts helmet visors. In the 1980s consumers were first introduced to polycarbonate lenses as they are found to be up to 10 times more...

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Understanding The Term Eco-Friendly

In the past few years, a very big buzzword on many products is “going green” or “eco-friendly”. That includes on many Optx 20/20 products. But what exactly do these terms really mean? Eco-friendly literally means earth-friendly or not harmful to the environment. More commonly the term refers to products that contribute to green living or practices that help conserve resources like water and energy. Eco-friendly also help with unwanted contributions to the air, water and/or...

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Three Careers That Certainly Could Use Hydrotac

Hydrotac, by Optx 20/20 is one unique product. In a matter of seconds they can turn any pair of eyewear into bifocal readers. Simply apply water and adhere. But, Hydrotac lenses are great for more than just reading. They can have a lot of benefits for a variety of professions, including ones you wouldn’t even think of! Here are a few unique examples:

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Standing Up To EYE Cancer

With today being Stand-Up To Cancer Day, we thought it was important to talk about a form of cancer that doesn’t always get as much attention as other forms. That would be eye cancer. According to the American Cancer Society there are 2,730 new cases of eye cancer a year that results in over 300 deaths. Most cancers of the eye consist of melanomas while some are lymphomas. Both usually start from other parts...

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The Real-World Benefits Eye-Defend Slingshot Trek Brings To Users

Do you work in a factory and spend a lot of time going between indoors and outdoors? Are you reading blueprints under the hot sun in construction type environments? Do you find yourself losing or breaking your eyewear at work often? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you need to take a closer look at the brand-new Eye-Defend Slingshot Trek bifocal sport safety glasses now available from Optx 20/20. Not only...

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The Attraction Appeal of Glasses

Glasses provide a lot more than just help with sight. Glasses can be used as a fashion statement. To take it one step further, glasses can provide attraction appeal. Glasses can provide a person with a new type of intellectualism another person may not have had otherwise during initial engagement. For example, thick black frames, such as a pair of NICO, Elements readers can turn a person instantly into a hipster. Rimless frames, such as the...

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Myths About Your Eyes

Your eyes are one of the most important and beautiful parts of your body. Without them you wouldn’t be able to see the beautiful world we all live in. With that being said it is essential to take the proper care of them and treat them with the utmost priority. There are also many myths out there that you should also be aware of when it comes to eye health. Here are just a few:

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