The effects of blue light and learning

The effects of blue light and learning

Interactive flat panels as well as other digital screen technology and electronic devices are a source of strong blue light waves that are hazardous to a student’s vision and overall health. The eyes are essential to learning. They help the brain retain information...

How to protect yourself and others from COVID-19

In response to the COVID19 crisis, we are doing everything possible at Hillmoor Optical to safeguard your health. Stores are disinfected regularly. Hands are washed thoroughly. And masks are mandatory. Your eyewear associate will be the only one handling the frames...

Don’t forget to clean your eyewear

  Regular cleaning of eyewear is an important step to help avoid contracting COVID 19. Did you know that statistically, people touch their face more than 20 times per hour?* If you are an eyeglass wearer, that number may be even higher due to the need for...
Oh, that annoying face mask fog!

Oh, that annoying face mask fog!

Don’t worry eyeglass wearers! There are solutions when your specs fog up. As more Americans adapt to wearing face masks to venture outside during the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us who wear eyglasses are finding that their lenses fog up. Why does it happen? In a 1996...
The Philosophy of Good Business

The Philosophy of Good Business

Dan Amyx here – Optician/Owner of Hillmoor Optical. As a full-time business owner and part-time philosopher, I am sometimes at odds over what to write in my blog. Should I shamelessly promote my business to the thousands of adoring fans, or should I attempt to be...
Everything You Need to Know About Astigmatism

Everything You Need to Know About Astigmatism

It sounds scary, but it isn’t. Astigmatism is a common vision condition that causes blurred vision. It occurs when the cornea (the clear front cover of the eye) is irregularly shaped or sometimes because of the curvature of the lens inside the eye. An irregularly...

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