Eye Pro Gear: March 2016

Best stuff for eyecare pros for March 2016


1 We’ve seen plenty of eye chart ties, but this soft pashmina scarf from Cyberoptix TieLab is another fashion option perfect for the shoulder season. It measures 74 inches by 28 inches and comes in several neutral shades. invmag.us/scarf

PRICE: $44


2 Join the society of the lanyard ditchers at your next conference — or just have some fun at the office — with this retractable ID tag badge reel from PROJECT PINUP. It’s also available in blue, brown, gray and purple. invmag.us/idreel



3 You don’t get an MBA at optometry school, but sharp business skills are a must. In his new book, A Different Perspective, AL CLEINMAN shares some of the knowledge he’s gained over 40 years of helping eyecare pros. Proceeds benefit state optometry PACs. invmag.us/acbook

PRICE: $20

retro bulbs

4 Have a soft spot for the retro look of Edison bulbs, but require practical, energy efficient LED lighting? MaxLite’s Filament Lamps check both boxes. They’re produced in a variety of decorative shapes with antique-look glass and an incandescent glow, plus a lifetime of 15,000 hours. maxlite.com

PRICE: From $7.97


5 Cold season is still here, but never fear: This personal-size portable unit from VIRUS ZERO will slay germs, reduce allergens and clean the air in any small area of up to 230 square feet. Office-sized models are available. viruszero.com

PRICE: $179

This article originally appeared in the March 2016 edition of INVISION.