Tuesday, May 13, 2014 3:30 PM
I received this question from a colleague, "Why is sunscreen recommended for when riding in the car? I've always been taught that the windshield absorbs UV. That's why photochromics didn't work in the car. Who's telling the truth?
Monday, September 24, 2012 8:07 PM
Help patients to protect their eyes when reading in the sun and from computer strain. By prescribing anti-reflective lens treatments and Transitions lenses you add a new revenue stream to your optical shop.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 6:28 PM
Transitions Optical's family of photochromic products are unique, innovative vision solutions that adjust and adapt to protect and enhance vision—and improve how the wearer experiences the world.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 6:25 PM
Up until now, we've had clear lenses that darken and sunglasses that are polarized, but never before has the industry had everyday lenses that both darken and polarize upon UV exposure.
Monday, March 5, 2012 5:33 PM
Photochromic eyewear is convenient, comfortable, protective and fun. Photochromic lenses include dyes made of molecules that when activated by ultraviolet light (UV), change shape and appear as a color tint.
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 4:21 AM
Transitions VI addresses clarity and darkness. See the chart for more info.
Tuesday, February 7, 2012 12:07 AM
Through a series of specialized processes called imbibing and trans-bonding, the photochromic dye becomes a part of the lens—similar to staining a piece of wood (imbibing) or applying fingernail polish (Trans-Bonding™).
Monday, February 6, 2012 11:48 PM
When I ask opticians in my classes about recommending photochromics to all patients I often hear "Oh photochromics, they won't work in your car..."
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 6:05 PM
Photochromics change tint outdoors, control glare and are 100 percent UV protective. Transitions VI lenses promote long-term healthy sight while improving visual quality and visual comfort in all light levels.