Be Nice to Your Cornea or Keratitis Could be the Result

By Millennium Park Eye Center
August 15, 2017
Corneal Infection (Keratitis) Chicago, IL

The cornea is the clear covering over the pupil and iris of your eye. If it becomes inflamed, the condition is called keratitis. Keratitis can be caused by something as seemingly insignificant as wearing your contact lenses too long, along with a variety of other causes. Keratitis is not something to take lightly — if...  read more

Are Longer Lashes Causing More Harm Than Good?

By Millennium Park Eye Center
November 15, 2016
Longer Lashes

Nothing will make your eyes pop quite like having a set of long, thick eyelashes. However, as your body’s natural mechanism to help shield your eyes from the wind, dirt, and debris it’s important that you keep your lashes as healthy as possible. With cosmetic solutions like eyelash extensions, mascara, and Latisse, it can be...  read more