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  • We Had A Party! Trunk Show Recap
    We threw a party last week for all of our wonderful clients! Twice a year, we host a trunk show with some of our favourite brands so that our clients can get spoiled with full collections of specialty eyewear at their fingertips.   This season, we introduced some amazing Montreal based brands --- Read more
  • Children’s Vision Month
    October is Children’s Vision Month! At MVC we love seeing your kiddos for their eye exams! When it comes to kids eye health, there are lots of facts out there on how important eye exams really are. Here are a few key ones: 80% of children’s learning is visual 60% of children with --- Read more
  • Kanye & Contacts Love Lockdown
    It’s finally October! Have you been waiting all year to wear that sparkly jacket then realized, I don’t have blue contacts for my Kanye costume??  Well, look no further because we are here to help you make sure you follow the correct steps to achieve that fierce look.     Step 1:  Plan ahead.  --- Read more
  • 2018 Fall Trunk Show!
    It’s that time of the year again! Time for MVC’s annual Fall Trunk Show! This year we couldn’t be more excited to feature exclusive brands that we’ve already fallen in love with. So read on for what to expect this October 22nd and 23rd. Yes, you read that right! This trunk show is going to be a two --- Read more
  • How to Transition Your Summer Sunnies to Fall
    There is nothing like the fresh start of September. It almost feels more like the beginning of a new year than January 1. Kids go back to school, productivity is heavy in the air and everyone is ready to give a final push to the end of the year. And the fashion?   Well. We know all --- Read more
  • How Do Concussions Affect the Eyes?
    Concussions are on the rise and with new statistics that are being collected and studied, we as optometrists have more questions to answer. One very important question is: How do concussions affect the eyes?  Basics about concussions First let’s talk basics of a concussion. What are they exactly?  --- Read more
  • Blue Light Filters
    Let’s talk about technology and what blue light can do to our eyes. It’s time to get ready for school and we have an exclusive, limited time offer at MVC for students. Read on to find out more!    Remember those days when you would wake up early in the morning to watch your Saturday morning --- Read more
  • Scleral Contact Lenses: The Basics
    Here at Merivale Vision Care, we pride ourselves on providing our patients with the best vision possible. We offer many speciality vision solutions. Certain people will benefit from aids such as magnifiers, while others require personalized glasses solutions such as prisms. In some cases, --- Read more
  • 5 Frames That Will Instantly Improve Your Instagram Feed
    In our world where Instagram and Snapchat act like a personal highlight reel or visual journal, everybody can be a celebrity. Whether your account is personal or professional, a gorgeous feed and beautiful pictures within it is #goals. Maybe your feed consists mostly of your newborn baby or the --- Read more
  • 10 Things To Know About Vision Therapy
    These days vision therapy (VT) is something you may hear among fellow parents and even in the workplace. Read on to find out 10 things about vision therapy! 1. What is vision therapy?    Vision Therapy is a doctor supervised customized program of visual activities (think of it like physiotherapy --- Read more
  • The Future is Here With SPECSY 3D Printed Glasses
    The future has arrived at Merivale Vision Care. Ok, maybe that sounds a bit dramatic. But if you were to hold the glossy, marble-motif frames that were 3D printed in Toronto by way of a state of the art digital head and face scan that happened in Ottawa, you would be excited too.     Let --- Read more
  • Eye Makeup and Beyond
    In the world of social media, we now have access to loads of makeup tutorials. As fun as it is to experiment with makeup, have you ever thought about when should you dispose of your old makeup? Read on to find out more!    Mascara  You should dispose of your mascara at least every 2 months. After --- Read more
  • Welcome to your MVC Eye Exam Experience!
      For today’s blog we want to walk you through what to expect at your next eye exam. Visitors often tell us that our clinic is larger than they thought it would be. And you’re right! We do have a lot going in our space and each of these areas has a special role in your visit to our --- Read more
  • 5 Eternally Classic Sunnies You Should Never Let Go Of
    When you close your eyes and picture an eternally classic style icon, what do you see? Is it Audrey Hepburn in Givenchy, standing in front of Tiffany & Co? Or maybe it’s Jackie O stepping out in a skirt suit? Oftentimes, our favourite style icons have a signature pair of sunglasses that we --- Read more
  • An alternative to glasses after 40: multifocal contacts
    Have you been wearing contact lenses for years? Maybe you’ve recently started having some difficulty reading with your usual contacts on? Have you stopped wearing contacts all together because of this? If you answered yes to these questions; you’re not alone. Most of you will know about --- Read more