Feb 17 - LOBOB ESC IS BACK!
Both 2oz and 10mL size are back in stock after a prolonged manufacturer backorder. Sof/Pro2 will be at last another month unfortunately.
COMING UP - 2/22/17 - SSF Dry Eye Conference Call
Sjogrens Syndrome Foundation is hosting a one-hour teleconference call on dry eye (facts about, what may cause it, wearing contact lenses, treatment), presnted by Dr Melissa Barnett of UC Davis Eye Center, Sacramento CA. There are two calls, one at 5pm PT (8pm ET) and the other at 7pm PT (10pm ET). Please click here
for more details and to register.
Feb 2017: BE PREPARED for a Purilens price hike
The manufacturer of Purilens is having to raise their wholesale and retail prices significantly as of March 1st. This is their first price rise in 5 years, and they have had to invest massively to respond to the demand from Unisol users - I know you will all be frustrated with the higher cost but I hope you'll understand it's still much better than having no buffered PF saline product left on the market. When all's said and done, the price of a 12pack with shipping will still not be higher than it used to cost to get 4 3packs of Unisol in most drugstores. Meantime... we recommend that you take advantage of the lower prices to STOCK UP in February.
Feb 1, 2017 - BOSTONSIGHT launches BostonSight SCLERAL!
This is one of the most exciting developments yet in the world of scleral lenses. BostonSight, home of PROSE devices (advanced scleral lens type prosthetic custom designed for severe medical indications) have now launched a commercial scleral lens product!
Feb 1, 2017: New reinforced version of EyeSeals available in all colors!
So happy to report that the latest upgrade to EyeSeals 4.0 with grommets at the strap attachment points are now available in all colors, not just black and clear. This is an improvement that I know will be appreciated by our users who have struggled with tearing issues and having to get warranty replacements frequently.