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Have Eyeglass Cleaner From Years Ago Safe To Use Has A Fume
Probably OK: Using an old eyeglass cleaner is little different than an old cleaning solution for your house. There is little to degenerate in these solutions. You can get an excellent cleaning, however, with a microfiber cloth which can last for years and is safe for the coatings on the lenses. ...Read more
Hi, I have this eyeglass lens cleanser that I found in my house; it's a few years old. Is it still safe to use them on my eyeglasses?
Safe but unclear: Lens scratches, and discolorations will not harm your eyes so they are safe to use. They might cause unwanted reflections and distortions so you probably will be uncomfortable with such lens damage. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with astigmatism at age 19 with 1.00-1.25 vision but I didn't use my eyeglass often. Why it turned to .75-1.00vision on last check-up?
When going to a eye specialist to have an eyeglasses made, is it possible to bring my own eyeglass frame to use?
Yes: Yes, in my practice we need to inspect them and then have the client release liability for the frame and any possible defects that we can not detect but if the frames are in adequate shape we will agree to place lenses in them for you. Some dispensaries will not let you use your own frames. They do not know the contdition of them and do not want the responsability if they break, and lost income. ...Read more
Hyperpigmentation due to eyeglasses' nose pads, what is the most effective treatment: AHA, retinoids, or hydroquinone? I'm 19 years old.
Change eye pads and: observe..all the treatments you mentioned should be considered only as last resorts. ...Read more