Are Halloween contacts bad for my eyes?

Are Halloween contacts bad for my eyes?

To answer this question requires a little bit of background information. Contact lenses are not like bandaids that you buy at the store and can be placed on the eye as needed with little regard for what harm the bandage will cause to the wearer. Contact lenses are an...
Are Eyelash Extensions Bad For My Eyes?

Are Eyelash Extensions Bad For My Eyes?

Oftentimes, patients of Healing Eye Care will have eyelash extensions that cause eye problems. As you may know, eyelash extensions come in many shapes, sizes, and colors. Some of them are placed on lashes professionally at a salon, some can be done at home, some look...
Dealing With Dry Eyes & Contacts

Dealing With Dry Eyes & Contacts

Sometimes patients suffer with chronic Dry Eye Syndrome (DES). This leaves their eyes feeling gritty or appearing weepy, even without having contact lenses in! Dr. Gindi is an expert in diagnosing and treating Dry Eye Syndrome/Ocular Surface Disease. Our team of...
Wearing Contacts Over 40

Wearing Contacts Over 40

Contact lens wearers usually drop out of contact lenses between the age of 40 to 50. This is due to two primary reasons according to most studies conducted with patients and eye doctors. These two reasons are that patients have a harder time reading up close with...