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IcareLabs has several lens options to help protect your patients from harmful blue light

Which Blue Light Protection Is Right For You?

Apr 9, 2019 2:47:43 PM

Over the last few years, blue light protection has become one of the hottest trends in optical. Showing no signs of slowing down anytime soon, we're being asked more questions from ECP's about all of the various options available for their patients.

There's a lot of things online and even commercials available that patients can find (even some misinformation out there too). So what blue light options will best serve your practice and your patients?

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The Transitions Eyeglass Builder

The Transitions Eyeglass Builder Will Help Your Patients And Practice

Mar 13, 2019 3:22:09 PM


Following the breakout success of the Transitions Style Colors and Transitions XtrActive Style Mirrors and building up to the release of the new Transitions Gen 8, Transitions Optical has launched an exciting new Eyecare Provider (ECP) tool that can help your patients.

The Eyeglass Builder is a free website for your practice that can help guide your patients to the lenses and frames that will best fit their vision needs and lifestyle.

This pre-built website can even be customized with your practice's branding and contact information to help drive even more business through your doors.

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Transitions Gen 8 processed in-house by IcareLabs

SNEAK PEEK: Transitions Gen 8

Feb 5, 2019 12:44:00 PM

 Transitions Signature 7 lenses made leaps and bounds over Transitions VI which launched a new era of photochromic lenses for patients to enjoy. Now the new Transitions Gen 8 is poised to revolutionize the industry once again!

(As of July 10th, 2019 Transitions Gen 8's first wave has launched, CLICK HERE to visit our recently updated blog post featuring the availability chart and more!)

Building off of the massive success of last years new Transitions 7 Style Colours and XtrActive Style Mirror options, your patients will now have the latest technology behind their new favorite pair of glasses.

Coupled with Essilor's Next Gen program that will help increase your optical sales through second pair purchases, 2019 can be your practice's best year yet!

Let's take a look at the roll out:

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Don't stress over your lab bill, IcareLabs can help!

How To Find The Right Wholesale Optical Labs

Jan 10, 2019 9:01:00 AM

We all know the end of any year tends to be one of the busiest times for anyone in the optical industry. It can get a bit crazy between the holidays and patients trying to cash in their vision plans before they reset.


Now that has passed, many practices are seeing their lab bills in a new light and most likely thinking about how they can lower that bill so they can increase their bottom line without sacrificing the quality products that their patients have come to expect.


Just like your New Year's resolutions, there is no better time than the first of the year to take an objective look at what your current wholesale optical lab is doing for you and if there is any room for improvement.


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myIcareLabs Is the complete ECP portal for wholesale optical lab customers

myIcareLabs Is Your Complete Customer Portal

Dec 20, 2018 9:01:00 AM

Our myIcareLabs.com customer portal is your one stop shop for everything your practice needs to be able to run smoothly. This gives all of our customers direct access to everything you'll need for your account.

Built in-house by James Payne in 2008, the simple and friendly user interface gives you complete access to every benefit you receive by being part of the Icare family.

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