New Spring Shades

New Spring Shades 150 150 jjeyes

Sunglasses… an absolute must for any fashionable man or woman dealing with that Alabama sunshine during the spring and summer seasons especially. The greatest trends in eyewear can be found on the runways and on the faces of our coveted fashionistas. But, if you’re looking for your perfect pair for this spring, the ultimate shades…

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Glaucoma Checks and What to Expect

Glaucoma Checks and What to Expect 150 150 jjeyes

How are your New Year’s resolutions going? If you made it a point to maintain a healthy 2016, don’t forget the importance of eye care. Glaucoma, a condition of increased pressure within the eyeball causing gradual loss of sight, is a very misunderstood disease and is often overlooked. It is estimated that over 3 million…

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The Perfect Sunglasses for Mardi Gras 2016

The Perfect Sunglasses for Mardi Gras 2016 150 150 jjeyes

It’s that time of year again when we gather in the streets to celebrate with friends and catch beads as they fly through the air. Mardi Gras 2016 will soon be in full swing and to make sure you’re ready for the festivities, we’ve selected a few of our favorite sunglasses that will protect your…

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Flexible Spending Accounts for Optical Needs

Flexible Spending Accounts for Optical Needs 150 150 jjeyes

Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) allow employees tax-free dollars to use for various healthcare expenses. It’s important to remember to use the entirety of the balance on your account by 2016, since many health insurance providers do not allow funds to roll over into the following year. So, with just a few weeks left to take advantage…

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Happy Holiday Shopping

Happy Holiday Shopping 150 150 jjeyes

Within a few short weeks, we will be cozied up with a mug of hot cocoa, lighting up our trees and wrapping gifts for family and friends. It’s true… Christmas is right around the corner! No matter how old we get, so much excitement comes with gifting. Watching a loved one open up that perfect…

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Advances of Progressive Contact Lenses

Advances of Progressive Contact Lenses 150 150 jjeyes

If you find yourself holding books, menus or newspapers at arm’s length to make the letters clear, it’s possible your eyes are suffering from presbyopia. Presbyopia is the gradual loss of your eye’s ability to focus on nearby objects, but it’s different from astigmatism, nearsightedness and farsightedness, which are related to the shape of the…

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Jumpstart the Season of Giving!

Jumpstart the Season of Giving! 150 150 jjeyes

Fall is upon us, which means the holidays will be here before we know it! So we’ve decided to jump into the holiday spirit of giving by spreading the word about a few of our favorite charitable organizations and events.   This year, proceeds from Fairhope Fete and Polo at the Point will benefit the…

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4 Things To Look For When Your Eyes Turn 40

4 Things To Look For When Your Eyes Turn 40 150 150 jjeyes

Written by: Jennifer Jenkins   One morning shortly after my 40th birthday, I was shampooing my hair and realized I could not read the label without extending the bottle to arm’s length. Say it wasn’t so. I had hit the big birthday milestone, and simultaneously I lost my close-up vision too. At first I was…

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Back-to-school Eye Exam

Back-to-school Eye Exam 150 150 jjeyes

In the blink of an eye, summer break is coming to a close. Just as quickly, our checklists grow longer in anticipation of the new school year that lies before us. In the midst of shopping for new school shoes, backpacks and supplies, let’s not forget the importance of an eye examination before sending the…

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Summer Vacation Style: Beach vs. Lake

Summer Vacation Style: Beach vs. Lake 150 150 jjeyes

With Memorial Day behind us, it’s safe to say that summer is in full swing. All of your favorite festivities that come with this sunny season have probably already kicked off. And by now, you’ve grabbed the summer essentials: your swimsuit, flip-flops and an ice-cold drink. Another “must-have” this summer? The perfect pair of sunglasses.…

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