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  1. Well now it's abundantly clear. Thank you for...

    Well now it's abundantly clear. Thank you for your patience. :)
  2. What picture? What happened to all the pictures...

    What picture? What happened to all the pictures around here?
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    "Bella Italia" is a very popular name for Italian...

    "Bella Italia" is a very popular name for Italian restaurants. According to Chacha.com, it means "beautiful Italy." So you're right, Rosetyler.
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    In the Bible, "Abba" means "Father." So maybe...

    In the Bible, "Abba" means "Father." So maybe "Abba Kiku" means "the father of a Japanese flower."

    Sometimes a name is created by just inventing words.

    Isn't that right, Kajagoogoo?
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    Where's Willy? I can't see him.

    Where's Willy? I can't see him.
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    I only wish we can say that everyone here is...

    I only wish we can say that everyone here is knowledgeable and helpful. ;)
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    Thank you for explaining that eye chart test,...

    Thank you for explaining that eye chart test, Unicorn3.
  8. Sorry to hear about your problems using the...

    Sorry to hear about your problems using the computer with your contacts in. Are able to switch to a different doctor? There's got to be someone out there who can help you find contacts that will work...
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    I guess it's okay as long as your doctor is aware...

    I guess it's okay as long as your doctor is aware of how long you've had those lenses in. It's funny how I could not find one single article that talked about how long to wear a pair of PMMA lenses....
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    Check out iPenny's post about wearing the same...

    Check out iPenny's post about wearing the same pair of PMMA lenses for 45 years!

    http://www.lens101.com/pmma/139469-pmma-45-years.html
  11. Did that help, babuska2010?

    Did that help, babuska2010?
  12. How was that for a reply, Virago21?

    How was that for a reply, Virago21?
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    Scienceguy said "smaller sunglasses frames are...

    Scienceguy said "smaller sunglasses frames are the best for smaller faces while larger eyewear looks better on larger faces." That's what this thread is about. We're not talking about "discount...
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    Hey Danny. You gotta question or are you just...

    Hey Danny. You gotta question or are you just here for the free advertising space?
  15. What's a "femtosecond laser"?

    What's a "femtosecond laser"?
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    Careful there, Nursenancy. We want to keep this...

    Careful there, Nursenancy. We want to keep this site at least PG.
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    Yeah, there really wasn't an "adjustment period"...

    Yeah, there really wasn't an "adjustment period" for me either.
  18. Maybe she's calling you a nerd, Millers. :)

    Maybe she's calling you a nerd, Millers. :)
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    I see what you mean, MillersLastChance.

    I see what you mean, MillersLastChance.
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    That model looks pretty sexy, but I think it has...

    That model looks pretty sexy, but I think it has more to do with the bare shoulders than the glasses. What do you think?
  21. Personally, I think you should buy glasses that...

    Personally, I think you should buy glasses that look good with your hair.
  22. At one eyeglasses website, they say that can ship...

    At one eyeglasses website, they say that can ship your glasses to you in 1-3 days, but Bella Italia glasses are on a special list of glasses that can take up to 12 business days for processing before...
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    I wish I could tell you, Goldar, but all the...

    I wish I could tell you, Goldar, but all the pictures I found were just the glasses, with no one wearing them.
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    Tell that to Kate Beckinsale's fans.

    Tell that to Kate Beckinsale's fans.
  25. I like the white frames on the guy. They go well...

    I like the white frames on the guy. They go well with his own bed head.
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    I don't know, Bessie. I always bought my lenses...

    I don't know, Bessie. I always bought my lenses and frames together. It would be kind of awkward to hold my lenses up to my eyes while waiting for the frames to be ready.
  27. I never had any physical symptoms; I just...

    I never had any physical symptoms; I just couldn't see the board in school.
  28. Help needed finding toric colored lenses!!!

    I'm sorry about all the trouble you've been having, knockoutblonde. I went to Lens.com to see if I could find something similar for you and they recommended FreshLook Colors as a replacement for...
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    Let us know what you find out, knockoutblonde. I...

    Let us know what you find out, knockoutblonde. I hope you can find something you like.
  30. If colored contact lenses do not completely cover...

    If colored contact lenses do not completely cover your irises, then you need a pair with a larger diameter.
  31. What do you recommend as an alternative--other...

    What do you recommend as an alternative--other than the website you posted? On that site it just says to use eye drops if you're uncomfortable after surgery. It doesn't address Magic Eye Pod's...
  32. Have you actually tried contact lenses that have...

    Have you actually tried contact lenses that have a cylinder of say, 0.75, just to see what happens? You talked about your vision with glasses, but you didn't mention contact lenses.
    In researching...
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    Hi NBAJ2K. Welcome to Lens 101. I don't know...

    Hi NBAJ2K. Welcome to Lens 101.
    I don't know very much about fitting contact lenses, but I'm pretty good and finding information on line. Maybe the following web site will help you. It's got a...
  34. Have you tried poking around Lens.com? They have...

    Have you tried poking around Lens.com? They have a pretty good selection of toric lenses. See if you can find something that works for you there:
    ...
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    Hi Judypiano. First of all, I have to say that...

    Hi Judypiano. First of all, I have to say that your screen name reminds me of a cat I saw on America's Funniest Home Videos. He's a black cat that sounds like he's saying things like "Why I eyes ya"...
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    Are those brands of contact lenses? I've never...

    Are those brands of contact lenses? I've never seen those codes before.
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    Still Not Right

    Hi justy. Sorry about your contact lens experience.
    I found a website that has a handy acronym that sounds similar to what you're describing: GASH. Glare, Arcing, Starbursts and Halos. That...
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    Helpful Link

    Thanks for that link, Shamrocker. That's a handy little site there.
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    Woah. Stadium Seat Swoosh.

    Woah. Stadium Seat Swoosh.
  40. At Least You Have Your Health

    Well, there's that at least.
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    I dunno. Custard?

    I dunno. Custard?
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    Different Model, Please

    They may look better on a more attractive model. Apparently that dude is the only person on Earth who has the courage to be photographed while wearing those sunglasses. I don't think they're bad...
  43. Nice save, Unicorn3. I hope it makes...

    Nice save, Unicorn3. I hope it makes jillybean2012 feel better.
  44. So It Continues

    Oh, so that's you in the corner.
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    Good start. Do we have any contact lens wearers...

    Good start. Do we have any contact lens wearers that want to respond? Did you wear glasses at first or dive right into contact lenses?
  46. Thread: solotica

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    That makes me wonder. The US requires a...

    That makes me wonder. The US requires a prescription for every contact lens order, so does that mean that American contact lens sellers are too careful, or that the other countries aren't careful...
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    Yeah, it's active now, but I can remember when I...

    Yeah, it's active now, but I can remember when I would post questions and I waited weeks for a reply. I'm glad I don't have to wait so long for.

    Maybe I'll go and see if I can answer some of those...
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    I'm not sure what he's doing in that picture, but...

    I'm not sure what he's doing in that picture, but he sure looks weird.
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    I can't speak for snowwwy, but just to keep this...

    I can't speak for snowwwy, but just to keep this thread moving, I'd say it was the fear of putting something in their eye.
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    Happy New Year, everybody.

    Happy New Year, everybody.
  51. What a strange situation. I hope your eyesight...

    What a strange situation. I hope your eyesight stabilizes soon. Your eye doctor says that your eyes are healthy, right?
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    What is "lens tightening"? Do they actually...

    What is "lens tightening"? Do they actually shrink?
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    Well, I can't argue with the voice of experience.

    Well, I can't argue with the voice of experience.
  54. You want to hug me... You want to love me

    That sounds like a great way to find out what pepper spray feels like. :eek:
  55. As someone with no soft contact lens experience...

    As someone with no soft contact lens experience and very little motivation for exercise, I would suggest that running on a treadmill at a reasonable pace will not be enough to jostle your contacts...
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    Yes, and Blueeyedblond probably thought that the...

    Yes, and Blueeyedblond probably thought that the cool symbol gave the sunglasses "street cred," like the Nike swoosh or the Puma leaping cat.
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    I just saw how much I needed to scroll down to...

    I just saw how much I needed to scroll down to see the whole article and decided I didn't want to read all that.
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    Crusty Eyes

    Does that go for those who have crusty eyes in the morning and don't wear contact lenses? I've heard of that happening before.
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    Glad to read that, John. I agree that you'd be a...

    Glad to read that, John. I agree that you'd be a good candidate respond to some of the questions that have not yet been answered around here. There sure are plenty of them. Some have been waiting for...
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    Crossing the Line

    Thanks for sharing your experience with broken lenses. I'm glad you decided to cross the brand lines to tell us about it. :)
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    Good News

    That's good of your "very pro-daily disposables" doctor to give you that option.
  62. I suppose it would look fuzzier if it wasn't all...

    I suppose it would look fuzzier if it wasn't all wet.
  63. Oh good. I like seeing pictures of Lens 101...

    Oh good. I like seeing pictures of Lens 101 members.
  64. Well, I can see how that would be an incentive to...

    Well, I can see how that would be an incentive to take them out.
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    It sound like . . . you have chosen wisely.

    It sound like . . . you have chosen wisely.
  66. Thanks for checking back, Tailgun. I hope those...

    Thanks for checking back, Tailgun. I hope those Visitint lenses continue to serve you well.
  67. Now I Get It

    So that's what "extended range" means. Thanks lurker2010.
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    I don't think you'll have to take out a load or a...

    I don't think you'll have to take out a load or a loan, Chelsee. I found a website that sells (presumably) genuine Cartier Full Rim sunglasses for twenty eight bucks. Even I can afford that.
    These...
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    I'm glad they provided some alternative brands....

    I'm glad they provided some alternative brands. That's usually the next question after "we don't have those anymore" is "well, what do you have?"
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    I'd be curious about that too. Buffering a...

    I'd be curious about that too. Buffering a solution generally keeps it from being to acidic.
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    Ha ha, nice one. So, Jazz. When you mention...

    Ha ha, nice one.

    So, Jazz. When you mention your "BC days," that means "Before Contacts" right?

    I have a friend who refers to his days before he became a Christian as his "BC days." As in...
  72. Yeah, I know just what you mean. We've learned a...

    Yeah, I know just what you mean. We've learned a valuable lesson here in this thread: Manhattan has way too many Starbucks'.
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    Not only did she go for the eyes, but she merely...

    Not only did she go for the eyes, but she merely clicked her tongue in irritation for not further maiming her enemy.

    She's not like your typical woman in the movies cliche who fires a weapon with...
  74. The Others Are All Foreigners

    That sounds like something to discourage international trade and "encourage" people to buy domestic products.
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    Just Bad

    That's right, RawBob. A whole different can of bad.

    Are you hoping that phrase will catch on?
  76. I suppose it's possible that the doctor could...

    I suppose it's possible that the doctor could have changed your prescription unnecessarily, but it's also possible that he or she made a mistake, or maybe someone else down the line. The one who...
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    Sticky: Good. Maybe you can post some smaller pictures...

    Good. Maybe you can post some smaller pictures when you get the yellow lenses.
  78. Review of 1-Day Acuvue TruEye

    Thank you for that review of your personal experience. That's probably the best reason to have a forum like Lens 101.

    I found 1 Day Acuvue TruEye at Lens.com for $67.95 per box US. Can you order...
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    I hope pathfinder doesn't mind if I step in here,...

    I hope pathfinder doesn't mind if I step in here, but I did a search for the phrase "Convenience is a huge factor in disposables" and found it at least a half a dozen times.

    As an aside, I also...
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    Very good answer, Katkatkat. Thank you for your...

    Very good answer, Katkatkat. Thank you for your help. I'm sure it helped Rawbob out too.

    I've heard that when you wear "fortnightly" or two week lenses, you can wear them for two weeks if you...
  81. Fantastic

    Fantastic. I hope your contact lens success continues.

    Don't be a stranger. Ask some more questions, or see if you can answer a few.
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    Yes. You can't drive your pampered car if you...

    Yes. You can't drive your pampered car if you can't see. You've be driving like Mr. Magoo.
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    Yeah, it would take some fancy shootin' to miss...

    Yeah, it would take some fancy shootin' to miss the pupil while aiming for the cornea. I hope everyone who comes to Lens 101 knows enough basic anatomy before they leave to avoid making a mistake...
  84. How OCD of Me

    It could be that the thickest lens is 14.8 millimeters, but I chose 15 because I like to be tidy.
  85. That Good, Huh?

    So, Lens 101 is so captivating that you find yourself looking at it until the wee hours of the morning?
  86. Thanks for the price check, 3scompany.

    Thanks for the price check, 3scompany.
  87. I'll Play Along

    Wow. You're so pretty that I wouldn't want you to change anything, but that's not why you signed up for this forum, so I'll try to cooperate.

    You've got what looks like a medium skin tone and...
  88. Hi mtmtngoat. So you're saying that Visine...

    Hi mtmtngoat.

    So you're saying that Visine For Contacts is actually harmful for contact lenses? How can that be? Maybe it will "break down the contacts faster" if you use it every day for a year...
  89. There It Is

    Okay. I don't know why they just don't give it to their customers straight, but there you have it.
  90. How Thick

    I found a website that advertises very thin prescription lenses. They say that regular plastic lenses are usually between 3.5 and 14.8 millimeters thick. So I'm guess one would start with a "blank"...
  91. Enough

    Okay, enough about the pennies. What about the sunglasses?
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    So you're going to be okay now, misplacedheidi?

    So you're going to be okay now, misplacedheidi?
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    How did you decide for yourself which radius and...

    How did you decide for yourself which radius and diameter was best? Was it based on a previous prescription? What were the "eye problems" you ended up with?
  94. Yeah, it sounds just like Yoda. Now, let's...

    Yeah, it sounds just like Yoda.

    Now, let's get back to talking about Computer Vision Syndrome.
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    Here's hoping Chazas. Keep us updated on your...

    Here's hoping Chazas. Keep us updated on your progress. I'm confident that your positive attitude and determination will see you through.
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    So does that mean you wear an Acuvue Advance...

    So does that mean you wear an Acuvue Advance Toric lens in only one eye while the other eye has no lens in front of it at all? Like an internal monocle?
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    Looking For Clues

    Hello there misplacedheidi. Tell me more about your contact lens history. You say you've been wearing RGP toric contact lenses for 25 years. Has anything like this ever happened before?
    You also...
  98. I'm curious rtylock. Were you born with poor...

    I'm curious rtylock. Were you born with poor eyesight, or did you eyes go from good to prescription strengths in the teens in 18 years?
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    It's interesting that you mention contact lenses...

    It's interesting that you mention contact lenses losing their color as time goes by. Has anyone here had their contact lenses fade on them?
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    I looked at some of the pictures you posted, and...

    I looked at some of the pictures you posted, and I like your brown contacts. All we need now is a few more pictures that show your eyes and your smile. :) Thanks for the illustrations.
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