Peru Optometric Mission Clinic

Happy August! Dr. Jenn here, welcome to our first Eyecare Blogpost. I wanted to give you all a recap of my recent Optometric Mission clinic to Peru in July. If you follow us on Instagram, you got some more sneak peaks, videos and other great content from the trip. Follow us if you don’t already @drchinnoptom for great content and specials! I was one of 3 Optometrists, along with 5 Optometry students and a handful of amazing volunteers. Our trip was organized by Eagle Condor Humanitarian and the Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity. (Sidenote: You don’t have to be an Optometrist to come along onRead More →

LipiFlow

As we enter into Summer full swing, Dry Eyes become a big concern with hotter weather, especially in San Diego. Being a desert state, it is sometimes hard for us to avoid the dry heat. This increases our use of blasting AC while in the car, and sleeping with windows open/fans on or AC’s on. The dry environment plus using air conditioning and fans to blow cooler air around us causes a major disruption in your eyes’ ability to stay lubricated. The use of eye drops is a very temporary relief that usually does not provide lasting comfort for dry eyes. Our office offers LipiFlow,Read More →

Fashion Guide

Our Fashion Guide for 2018 Summer Glasses and Optical styles include bright and bold colors, yellow not being so mellow, different shapes, and stepping outside of the norm. We want to encourage people to step out of their comfort zone of regularity, to be unique, and have your glasses or sunglasses be a part of your unique style. Some influential fashionistas use their glasses and sunglasses style as their trademark styles! Check out some of our new favorites! Color: many brands are taking Tortoise to a new level. With a lighter base, these tortoise styles are brighter and complement both light and dark skin tonesRead More →

Coachella 2018

As eyewear stylists and fashion lovers, we want to start creating guides to show you the new trends in Glasses and Sunglasses. Welcome to our 2018 Coachella Sunglasses guide! Coachella is almost here! Here are some sunglasses you should add to your Coachella wardrobe, because we’ll be there rocking some great sunnies with you! Don’t forget to take advantage of our 35% Off Sunglasses sale this month! Raen‘s Luxury Wig Collection has a variety of shapes and pastel colors/hues that are on-trend for spring. Embrace your inner Rihanna and get these fun and showstopping styles. Calvin Klein always has great statement sunnies with unique shapes and newRead More →

Dr. Jenn here, I had the opportunity to attend Vision Expo East this past weekend in gorgeous New York City. It was energizing and inspiring to see all the great new styles of eyewear and meet some great vendors and brands I’ve never seen before. The reason for my attendance was to experience the largest eyewear convention in the United States, but also to hand pick and curate some new collections of eyewear we will offer in office. Thoughts I took away from VEE, eyewear is now more than ever a representation of your personal style. With such a large selection of innovative and unique designs, Read More →