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Varilux X Processed In-House At IcareLabs!

Varilux X Lenses Now Processed In-House At IcareLabs

Jan 6, 2020 12:36:26 PM

We have just finished an update with our state-of-the-art surfacing equipment which enables us to surface the Varilux X Series lenses in-house. With this, we are now able to produce the full line of Varilux digital products in-house along with the full line of Crizal products.


This enables us to be your one-stop-shop for Varilux and Crizal products!

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NuPolar CR39 Polarized Mirror Lenses Processed In-House By IcareLabs

NuPolar CR-39 Mirror Coat Polarized Lenses Now Available!

Dec 13, 2019 10:24:51 AM

IcareLabs is proud to now offer the new CR-39 semi-finished NuPolar mirrored lenses. What does this mean for your practice? Consistent colors assure you that your patients will be happy with their glasses and redos will always match.

 

Let's dive into the NuPolar line to see exactly what makes them such a great product for patients looking at polarized lens options.

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IcareLabs now accepts eChecks

myIcareLabs Customer Portal Now Accepts eCheck Payments

Dec 5, 2019 1:47:50 PM

Always striving to better ourselves so we can better serve our customers, the myIcareLabs.com customer portal has just finished a big upgrade! You asked, and we listened.

 

After logging into your myIcareLabs account, you can process your check payments with us 24/7. Using our new eCheck option has no extra costs or hidden fees. Simply enter your information and your payment will be posted to your account the next business day.

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Introducing: Eyezen Start and Kodak PowerUp Single Vision Lenses

Nov 19, 2019 8:59:00 AM

In the ever-growing world of digital single vision offerings, Essilor and Kodak Lens have just released information on their new designs.

 

These great new lens options are designed to help patients deal with digital eye strain and visual fatigue.

 

Let's take a look at each and see what they bring to the table.

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IcareLabs shows you how to utilize point-of-purchase materials to increase your optical sales

Utilizing Point-Of-Purchase Materials To Boost Your Optical Sales

Nov 13, 2019 12:56:07 PM

 

Point-of-purchase materials are a key factor in any optical shop to help drive sales. Usually referred to as POP, there are several varieties you can choose from.

No matter which type of POP you pick, they are almost always a net positive for your dispensary. One thing is sure though, if a patient doesn't understand how a product benefits them then they are considerably less likely to purchase it.

Let's take a quick look at the common types of POP and the best ways to utilize them to help increase your optical sales.

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Wholesale Optical Customer Service That Cares

Nov 7, 2019 3:37:12 PM

 

Here at IcareLabs, we understand that every job we process is more than just a number. Every lens tells a story. It's your patient that we get to help recreate perfect vision for!

 

Our customer service team understands this too, which is why we've geared our entire company around being able to provide your practice with the best customer service possible.

 

We are able to maintain a 98.3% answer rate. When our accounts call us, we answer!

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Blue light protections available at IcareLabs-1

Blue Light Protection Available From IcareLabs

Oct 18, 2019 10:39:33 AM

What is blue light?

 

Blue light is at the bottom end of the visible light spectrum with the shortest wavelength and the highest energy. Blue light is often referred to as violet or violet light. Blue light is just above ultra-violet (UV) in the light spectrum.

 



Blue light is defined as visible light ranging from 380 to 500 nm. In some circles, blue light is broken down further into 2 segments – Blue-Violet (280 – 455) and Blue-Turquoise light (455-500nm).



Before we get to breaking down the blue light products that we carry here are a few key points you need to know.

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BlueGuard harmful blue-violet light protection made by IcareLabs

BlueGuard Lenses By IcareLabs Now Available!

Sep 23, 2019 3:25:52 PM

You asked and we listened! After getting feedback from our customers that they would like lenses with blue light protection that can be demo'd for patients; IcareLabs is proud to now offer our new Blue Guard lenses that will be able to do just that!

Let's take a look at availability and how this new line will fit into our other house brand and name brand lens offerings. We'll also breakdown what your patients can expect with this fantastic new option providing protection from harmful UV and blue light.

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SeaVision Prescription Dive Mask Made By IcareLabs

SeaVision Prescription Dive Masks By IcareLabs

Sep 17, 2019 9:00:00 AM

SeaVision was founded in 1991 and has been manufacturing innovative and market-leading prescription dive masks and swim goggle lenses for divers and swimmers all over the globe.

 

In 1994 when one of our employees and his son were diving off the coast of Florida, he noticed the brilliant colors that his underwater camera had captured. Research showed how light and filters affected the human eye and he came up with a way to use Magenta and Yellow lenses in his dive mask that brought a whole new underwater experience into view.

 

Fortunately, he worked for one of the largest independent optical lens laboratories in America and was able to put his ideas into production. This allowed other scuba divers, snorkelers, and swimmers that same opportunity to see the underwater world in a whole new light.

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