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Got a few minutes? Want to get some tips and tricks from a long-time optical industry professional? Take a look at the Optical Sales Coach Series from IcareLabs. You never know what useful information you'll pick up.
In this video, James Stephany talks about how to get better market penetration with Transitions and increase your profits, too! With the tips found in this quick video below, you can help drive your sales and patient satisfaction through the roof.
Dec 11, 2017 10:13:00 AM
Got a few minutes? Want to get some tips and tricks from a long-time optical industry professional? Take a look at the Optical Sales Coach Series from IcareLabs. You never know what useful information you'll pick up. This week's topic is blue light protection, one of the largest growing segments in optical. Many patients are confused by what these lenses actually provide, it's your job to make sure they understand exactly what these types of lenses can provide them to help set realistic expectations.
Package Pricing With Your Blue Light Protection
In this video, James Stephany walks us through the need for, and some of the options for Blue Light Lenses. Feel free to visit our Blue Light Resource Center page to find sales aids, white papers, and much more on all of the blue light products IcareLabs has to offer. Offering blue light protection as a package deal can help boost your optical sales too!
Aug 17, 2015 5:22:00 PM
Blue light and the health hazards of HEV, High Energy Visible light, have become available to ECPs wherever they turn. They find information in the industry news media, class credit articles, seminars, conventions and on the Internet when looking up vision health concerns. It is everywhere.
Even though the industry may be aware of the HEV health concerns, the general public may not be. This is the reason every vision health professional should make HEV part of the discussion with every patient. It is our job to educate and inform our patients of the dangers of HEV.
What is blue light?
The spectrum, of natural sunlight includes the high-energywavelength that humans are attuned to. It affects our sleep cycle, alertness, mood, cognitive functions and sense of wellbeing. Depending on the study3, there is a range in the blue portion of the light spectrum that has hazardous affects. The peak threshold of the blue color cone photoreceptors is 463mm, with a range of 400-500 nm. They can penetrate into the eye causing retinal damage, which is cumulative.