Be a Smarter Eye Care Consumer
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Table of Contents
Where Should You Buy Contact Lenses?
How do you find the best value when you buy contact lenses? This complete report includes tips and a price comparison of certain contact lens brands.
Buying Contact Lenses Online
Should you buy your contact lenses online? Find out what you need to know before you place your order and what you need to be on the lookout for.
Eye Drops Explained
Read tips on which eye drops to buy for dry eye, allergies, red eyes and itchiness.
How to Choose the Best Lenses for Your Eyeglasses New!
Make your lens shopping easier with this comparison of features, benefits and costs of eyeglass lens materials and designs.
Buying Eyeglasses Online
At first glance, ordering online may seem convenient, but there are problems, too. Learn pros and cons of ordering eyeglasses on the Internet vs. those of buying from brick-and-mortar optical stores.
10 Tips for Buying Children's Eyeglasses
The top 10 things you should know when buying eyeglasses for kids, including recommended lenses, frames and eyeglass warranties.
How To Buy Ski Goggles
Snowboarding, skiing, snowshoeing and other winter sports require high-performance goggles and sunglasses. Look for these features.
- TheraTears contains patented nutrients that match your natural tears. Get $2 off!
- Retaine MGD Tears adheres to the ocular surface and protects against moisture loss
How To Buy Low Vision Magnifiers
This guide to low vision magnifiers discusses cost and types you need for reading, driving, schoolwork and other activities.
Do Eye Exercises Really Improve Vision?
This special report examines eye exercise programs such as the See Clearly Method. Do these techniques really free you from glasses? Judge for yourself.
Eye Care for Qualifying Seniors at No Cost
Are you neglecting your eye health because you can't afford an eye exam? The National Eye Care Project may be able to help you.
Latisse for Longer Eyelashes: Safe for Your Eyes?
Complete report on Latisse, the new eyelash lengthener. We discuss side effects, cost, the results you can expect and where to buy Latisse.
Solving Problems With New Eyeglasses
Learn how to protect yourself before you open your wallet at the optical store, and what to do if you're unhappy after the purchase.
30-Day Contact Lenses: A Smart Alternative to LASIK?
These two vision-correction options allow you to see perfectly when you wake up, and are virtually maintenance-free. Compare their safety records, effectiveness and costs.
Toys to Avoid to Keep Your Child's Eyes Safe
Buying toys for your child? We list six types of toys that pose a high risk of children's eye injuries.
[Page updated December 2014]