Blog

Blue light: Is it worth blocking?
03/20/2018
What is blue light? Blue light can be found in anything from fluorescent lighting to LED computer screens, including the cell phones you use every day. When our eyes are exposed to blue light, excitatory signals are sent to the brain. It’s essentially sending the message “Wake up and smell the coffee!”. Daylight consists of non-visible, harmful UV light, and visible “beneficial” light. Blue light is found where these two spectrums meet and is referred to as HEV light or high energy visible light (see image). Blue light has been found to be important for alertness, memory and cognitive function. As we shift to energy saving LED bulbs in the house and increase our screen time in the workplace and at school, eyes are becoming more stimulated than ever before.
Read More
clear
Makeup Part II: Non-toxic, Contact Lens Compatible Cosmetics
01/16/2017
Contact lens wearers are at a higher risk for various ocular complications such as allergies, toxicities and infections. Many factors can contribute to contact lens related complications, including eye makeup. If you read my previous post, you know that there are many toxic chemicals that can be found in commercial cosmetics. Toxins are absorbed very easily by contact lens materials.
Read More
clear
Makeup Part I: Is it hurting our eyes?
Makeup Part I: Is it hurting our eyes?
05/05/2016
Our eyes go through a lot of daily abuse whether it’s from the makeup we wear, environmental irritants and toxins, or hours of screen time on the computer. Though we can’t avoid most environmental eye irritants, we can control the products that we use daily on and around our eyes.
Read More
clear
Coming Soon!
We are currently gathering our resources for this section. Please check back soon.
Read More
clear

Millennium Eye Care

  • FREEHOLD - 500 W. Main St, Freehold, NJ 07728 Phone: 732.462.8707 Fax: 732.462.1296
  • EAST WINDSOR - 440 Route 130 South, East Windsor, NJ 08520 Phone: 609.448.3990 Fax: 609.448.4197
  • MARLBORO - 455 Route 9 South, Englishtown, NJ 07726 Phone: 732.591.2200 Fax: 732.591.6347
  • MONROE - 4 Research Way, Monroe, NJ 08831 Phone: 609.495.1000 Fax: 609.495.1005
  • BRICK - 515 Brick Blvd., Brick, NJ 08723 Phone: 732.920.3800 Fax: 732.920.5351
  • JACKSON - 2080 W. County Line Rd, Jackson, NJ 08527 Phone: 732.364.5123 Fax: 732.364.3865

2018 © All Rights Reserved | Website Design By: West | Login