40,000 eye injuries each year are sports-related. Fast-moving objects like balls, racquets, and even hands and elbows, can cause great damage that could be avoided altogether with the use of protective eyewear. Regardless of whether you have an eye prescription or already wear contact lenses, if you play sports, are involved in high-impact activities, or … Continue reading Protect your eyes, fashionably.
At Charlotte Jones Opticians, we really enjoy helping you choose fun, fashionable frames that make a bold statement, enhance your appearance, and bring out your true personality. But it’s also important to focus on the reason you’re seeking eyewear in the first place – which in most cases, is visual correction and/or protection. For this … Continue reading Your lenses: More than meets the eyewear
Guess what? It’s ‘National Save Your Vision’ month. Celebrate by doing something good for your eyes. One fantastic idea is to get a comprehensive eye exam. It may seem that your vision is fine, but there’s only one way to know for sure. The eye is an extremely complex organ and many of its afflictions, … Continue reading Don’t Forget Your Eye Exam
Ever wonder why some people always look great in glasses? Their eyewear always seems to make their entire appearance pop? Well, we have one of their secrets. Be sure to choose your frame shape based upon the shape of your own face. Here’s what we mean: Do you have a square-shaped face with sharp … Continue reading Choosing Fashion Eyewear: Get Yourself Into “Shape”
The Oculus Rift virtual reality device is one more step toward becoming an authentic reality. Currently awaiting FCC approval, the Oculus Rift is currently set to hit stores by March. The device utilizes sensory manipulation (touch, hearing, smell, sight) to make its wearer feel as if she is somewhere else in the real or an … Continue reading New World Reality
2016 is in full swing. And so are new, attention-grabbing eyewear styles. In our new blog, we’ll provide year-round news about trends in eyewear fashion and beyond. To assist you in the search for your next look, we’ll also be providing you eyewear tips. Here are a couple to get you started: Seek frame … Continue reading The New CJO Blog