Our current mask policy reflects our ongoing efforts to support the healthiest possible environment for every patient and team member, while following closely the guidance from health officials. Masks are at this time required by all patients, visitors and staff inside our practice.  You can have confidence that our team members are taking every effort to maintain the health and safety of our practice at this time, including sterilizing each room between each use. We thank you for your understanding as we strive to focus on the best in care as we treat a diverse group of patients including those considered to be at higher risk.  We will get through this together.

June 27 is National Sunglasses Day By Emilio Justo on June 25, 2015


National Sunglasses Day is celebrated each year on June 27. It's a day to celebrate summer's most popular - and most important - health and fashion accessory.

With summer here, it is a great time to visit Just For Eyes Optical Boutique and learn all about the new Xperio polarized lenses to eliminate glare and reflection, especially while driving.
Sunglass lenses should have the ability to absorb and block 100% of UV (UVA/UVB) rays, protecting your eyes from damaging sun rays.
You can try our interactive displays to see the difference between a tint and the clear colors of a polarized lens. Not sure if you are wearing a polarized lens? Stop by for a quick test to see if you are giving your eyes the best protection available.

Sunglasses help to protect your eyes from harmful UV light.

Dr. Emilio M. Justo and his team at the Arizona Eye Institute & Cosmetic Laser Center recommend eye protection whenever the sun comes out.  It is important that your sunglasses are truly protecting your eyes from the ultraviolet radiation (UV) and blue light, which can cause several different serious eye problems. 

We are glad to check out your lenses and help you get summer ready!

Sunglasses became a fashion accessory in the 1940′s.

Way back in prehistoric and historic time, Inuit people wore flattened walrus ivory “glasses."  They would look through the narrow slits to block out harmful reflected rays from the sun.*

Sunglasses started to become more popularly widespread in the early 1900′s, especially among movie stars.

In 1929, Sam Foster introduced inexpensive mass-produced sunglasses to America.   He began selling them under the name Foster Grant from a Woolworth Store on the Boardwalk in Atlantic City, New Jersey.*

Discovered by Edwin H. Land in 1936, polarized sunglasses became available.*

Celebrate National Sunglasses Day with a trip to any of our

Just for Eyes Optical Boutique counters

 where you can test your own sunglasses for their sun protection, learn about the difference polarized lenses make, and try out our latest styles for fun.

Protect your eyes and the delicate skin around them with the right sunglasses.

* Fun F

act provided by National Day Calendar research.


Related to This

our logo

Arizona Eye Institute & Cosmetic Laser Center

Ophthalmologist and plastic surgeon Emilio Justo founded Arizona Eye Institute & Cosmetic Laser Center in 1989. With locations in Sun City West, Sun City, and Wickenburg, AZ, we help patients from the Phoenix area and beyond improve and maintain their vision through quality eye care. Our doctors are affiliated with prestigious organizations, including:

  • The American Board of Ophthalmology
  • The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • The American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • The Arizona Medical Association
  • The Arizona Ophthalmological Society
  • The Phoenix Ophthalmological Society

To request a consultation, please fill out our online form or call (623) 975-2020.

Contact Us Today

Over the years, many people have asked me my secret… The answer is simple – I listen carefully and attentively.
Dr. Emilio Justo

Rate, Review & Explore

Social Accounts Sprite
Google map image of our location in 19052 N R H Johnson Blvd  Sun City West, AZ

Sun City West Office

19052 N R H Johnson Blvd
Sun City West, AZ 85375

Closed Today

Fax: (623) 975-7005

Google map image of our location in 10701 W Bell Rd  Sun City, AZ

Sun City Office

10701 W Bell Rd
Sun City, AZ 85351

Closed Today

Google map image of our location in 500 W Savage St  Wickenburg, AZ

Wickenburg Office

500 W Savage St
Wickenburg, AZ 85390

Closed Today

**By Appointment Only**

What is the best time for you?

Add additional time

Which location would you prefer?

Tell us a bit about yourself...

(623) 975-2020 Send a message