Spectacle Lenses

Introducing twelve84 - New Glasses for a New Year

Brandon Eyes is delighted to announce a new line of Glasses for 2021. twelve84 is an exclusive new line of glasses that are curated to fit the style and budget needs of every patient.    Did you know, the first pair of wearable spectacles were invented in Italy in 1284? They were designed by taking two small magnifying lenses and fitting them into a metal or bone frame that could be perched on the edge of your nose. The first glasses were a revelation to 13th century Italians....Read more »

Anti-fog Tips and Tricks to Fight the Fog this Winter

Anti-fog Tips and Tricks to Fight the Fog this Winter

As winter winds blow in, glasses wearers across the country are experiencing a new issue! Fogging is a common problem for those who wear glasses during the winter months, but has become even more prevalent now that we’re all wearing masks. So, how can we preserve the crystal clear vision provided by our Hoya lenses? We here at Brandon Eyes have a few anti-fog recommendations that are sure to help!     Wear masks that are properly fitted  Improperly fitted masks can...Read more »

What's New at Brandon Eyes

Summer is flying by, and we don't want you to miss out on what's happening here at Brandon Eyes! Now is the perfect time to stop in and meet our newest optician, check out our new frames and package pricing, and/or make an appointment to try the latest and greatest in contact lenses! Staff UpdateLast month Brandon Eyes brought on a new optician, Tracy, who has 20+ years of experience in the optical industry. Tracy is a Madison native and has experience in both private practice and corporate...Read more »

Are Your Glasses Trying to Do Too Much?

Maybe there are days when you find yourself rhyming with Dr. Seuss concerning those expensive new progressive or no-line bifocals. I do not like them in a box. I do not like them with a fox I do not like them in a house I do not like them with a mouse I do not like them here or there. I do not like them anywhere. Maybe every line does not apply to you, but for many of you with moderate to advanced difficulty with near-focusing, the first sentence seems close, you feel like suddenly your...Read more »

Anti-Fatigue Lenses

With my stomach starting to get in the way of reading the scale, I decided to take up hiking. I chose Parfrey's Glen for my first hike. Surely it was not my glasses, but somehow I did not read the map correctly and the hike was 3 miles downhill into the glen, and then a 3 mile crawl back uphill to my car, with a short pause to lie flat on my back to consider the error of my decision. Aside from the intense burning in every muscle, I was subject to intense nausea. I discovered it was only...Read more »

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