NEWS & MUSINGS

Looking Back, Looking Forward

December 29, 2023 11:54 PM By Jen - Comment(s)
Looking Back, Looking Forward

Happy New Year, Fabulous!


Well, here we all are; do you look both backward and forward as the New Year approaches? I do.


New Year deja vu


The end of the year brings nostalgia, eh? I recall a sunny summer day in 2011. I was selecting another too-big-for-me pair of new eyeglasses, that wou...

Beginnings

October 04, 2023 07:46 PM By Jen - Comment(s)
Beginnings

Well, folks, here it is! After six years of trial and error and tons of, let’s call it research, along the way, I’m proudly debuting the On Your Face Glasses website. Its purpose: to bring you beautiful frames and clear, accurate lenses that fit not just your face, but your whole unique you-ness. I’...

Mastering Your New Progressives – Step by Step

October 04, 2023 07:43 PM By Jen - Comment(s)
Mastering Your New Progressives – Step by Step



They are pure magic. A brilliant feat of technology. Optical’s gift to 40+-year-old humankind. I’m talking about progressive lenses, of course. Their accuracy, ease of use, downright joy to wear have advanced lightning-fast over the last 15 years.

 

Magic, really?

What makes progressives so enchan...

Do I Really Have to Get My Eyes Examined?

October 04, 2023 07:39 PM By Jen - Comment(s)
Do I Really Have to Get My Eyes Examined?

So you want some sassy new specs, eh? Can’t blame you. Frames come in a beautiful variety of styles, colors, shapes and attitudes. Having an eyewear wardrobe makes at least as much sense as having a shoe wardrobe. Or a blouse or dress wardrobe. Different looks and designs for different moods and occ...

Look and See Spec-tacularly: TLC for Your Eyeglasses

October 04, 2023 07:36 PM By Jen - Comment(s)
Look and See Spec-tacularly: TLC for Your Eyeglasses

“Oops, this happened,” precedes a texted photo of a temple (one of the “arms” that hold your glasses on your ears) pitifully separated from the front of a client’s frame, oh, about monthly. Eyewear ruin can bedevil the brightest day, especially when there’s no backup pair. Want to keep you...

Merry and Bright at the Office

October 04, 2023 07:31 PM By Jen - Comment(s)
Merry and Bright at the Office

Eyewear is influence. Employees who wear glasses represent your business before they even open their mouths. Want to help them show up confident, credible and ready to connect? At no cost to you? So it’s easy and fun for them? Consider this opportunity.


Glasses – on a Coffee Break!

October 04, 2023 07:31 PM By Jen - Comment(s)
Glasses – on a Coffee Break!
Did you know in Metro Denver, we bring the opportunity for personal consulting and custom eyewear to employers, office suites and co-working spaces, to share with employees and members? Costs the host nothing, nada, zippo. And folks get honest, professional consultation, affordable luxury ...

Protect from UV to See for Eternity

October 04, 2023 07:22 PM By Jen - Comment(s)
Protect from UV to See for Eternity

Ahh, New York City in springtime. I attended the eye care professionals’ conference and trade show there last month.

I sloshed through cats-and-dogs rain to learn the industry’s latest wisdom about eye health, frame fashion, lens technology and more. I tried on exquisite new frames and added the drea...