Bountiful Nutrition for Eye Health

It’s the season for bountiful nutrition for eye health.  Get to your local farmers market and load up on greens, colorful squash, and fresh eggs.  These carotenoid-rich foods contribute to healthy eyes while preventing macular degeneration and cataracts.  Here is a list of antioxidant-rich foods in-season now for eye health. Lutein can be found in…

Our Hinsdale Optical Experts Featured!

Hinsdale Optical Experts

Our Hinsdale Optical Experts Dory Kenna and Carrie Roitstein share some great insights with Western Springs Living magazine. The interview offers a glimpse into what makes our boutique, exams, and product selection unique. Learn more about our Hinsdale Optical Experts by clicking here. Introducing Thierry Lasry! Thierry Lasry unique eyeglasses focus on geometric shapes and…

Seasonal Allergies

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Seasonal allergy symptoms can truly wreak havoc on our eyes.  Histamines can attack our nose, sinuses, eyes and more.  With the arrival of Spring and its beautiful blooms and green lawns many of us have a negative reaction to the pollen produced by grasses, weeds and trees.  Although we love the beauty of Spring, plants…

Dry Eye Nutrition

Nutrition for better eye health

Let’s get serious about Dry Eye nutrition!  Did you know that inflammation is a primary cause of dry eyes?  We also know that a deficiency in specific nutrients can lead to dryness.  We are here to help breakdown food sources that can relieve dry eye causing redness, irritation, burning, and discomfort. Omega 3 Fatty Acids…

Rosacea and Eye Health

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Who knew Rosacea could negatively affect eye health? Rosacea is a common dermatologic skin condition most commonly found of the face. It is inflammatory in nature and can be initiated by triggers such as stress, poor gut health, toxic product use and exposure to elements. Because of this chronic condition often showing up around the…

Begin Treatment of Dry Eye Naturally

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It is staggering to consider that 30 million Americans have symptomatic dry eyes and only 16 million of those are diagnosed. Dry eye is considered a multi-factorial condition in terms of anatomy and physiology.  Therefore, a dry eye evaluation is recommended to determine the actual root of the problem with a formal course of action…