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Prevent Blindness Declares April as Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month


July 20, 2020

Because women have higher rates of eye diseases and eye conditions than men, Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest non-profit eye health organization, has designated April as Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month. The group provides free information to the public on various eye health topics, including vision issues, possible changes in vision during pregnancy, cosmetic safety […]

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The Visual Needs of Athletes: How Lenses Contribute to Reaction Time and Color Discrimination


June 29, 2020

Sports. It’s a profession, an outlet for stress, an opportunity for weekend warriors to let loose their Herculean strength and endurance, and a major part of so many lives. Vision plays an important role in sport performance, reaction time and color discrimination. This article will explore the visual needs of athletes and how opticians can […]

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How Eyeglasses Protect and Improve Vision


June 15, 2020

FOR MOST AMERICANS, eyeglasses are an indispensable part of our daily lives. In the United States, more than 6 out of every 10 adults use some form of corrective lens – either over-the-counter or prescription glasses or contact lenses. Finding the appropriate glasses for your needs is very important, as they help not only correct our vision, […]



Introducing BOZ Eyewear: Flower Power & Parure


December 9, 2019

Concept FLOWER POWER JANET and JICOTE are a variation of the iconic sunglasses model ILUSION from BOZ collection. The design and aesthetics are studied to adapt to prescription lenses, drawing on a more discreet stylistic repertoire while preserving the originality and the remarkable beauty of the original model. The know-how of the designer is expressed in the inventiveness and technicality […]



Sahra Lysell: colorist, Ørgreen Optics


June 24, 2019

Sahra Lysell is the Senior Colour Designer at Ørgreen Optics in Copenhagen. She has been with the company for over 20 years. How did you become a colour specialist – has colour always been a part of you and your personality? I have a degree in fashion design, but I have always had a very strong intuition regarding […]



Res/Rei: Artisan acetate – Eyestylist


April 15, 2019

Italian Craftsmanship harmonises originality and creativity in Oliviero Zanon’s luminous acetate designs for Res/Rei. The versatility and colour possibilities of acetate delivers vibrant, rich expressions to individualistic eyewear designs for men and women. Frames inspired by art, history, music, and sculpture are accentuated in a diverse collection of sought-after styles. Art and sculpture are among […]



S/S ’19 Fashion Weeks: Fresh Eyewear Trends That Make A Statement


January 22, 2019

Now that the spring/summer 2019 fashion weeks have come to end, it’s time for our specs and sunnies trends recap! This season’s upcoming styles feature unmistakable detailing with vibrant colors, breathtaking silhouettes and lenses doused in distinction that will have you dying for more. We’ve gathered a few of our favorite looks from New York, […]



Flatter Your Eyes With New Face à Face Specs


December 17, 2018

New specs from Face à Face will have all eyes on you. These glasses ooze alluring appeal and are the perfect addition to any modern gal’s eyewear wardrobe. Inspired by surrealism, these butterfly silhouettes radiate passion and sophistication. Distinctly sculpted fronts feature elegant cut-outs in reds, teals, and ambers that create the perfect touch of contrast to […]



Shamir: Autograph Intelligence


December 3, 2018

Harnessing today’s cutting-edge technologies, Big Data, and Artificial Intelligence, Shamir introduces it’s most advanced progressive lens. Shamir Autograph Intelligence™ is a continuous lens design that optimally matches the wearer’s visual needs and Visual Age™. Designed to Match Your Visual Age™ Today’s progressive lenses provide patients with a “personalized” lens based mostly on the measurements of their selected […]



Everything You Need to Know About Eyewear Trends for 2018–2019


October 29, 2018

A few weeks ago, Opto-Réseau attended Vision Expo East in New York City. We got an inside look at what’s next in eyewear. We’re going to let you in on the major trends coming our way this year for both lenses and frames.

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