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Liu Jo AdWhat comes first your lenses or your frame? The truth is they’re both important to how well you see, and how great you look! At Big Rapids Family Eyecare, we offer you a wide, ever changing selection of FRAMES; most are covered by our TWO-YEAR warranty!

We now have the Activisu system, designed in Paris, to help you select your new eyewear. A mirror that captures up to four different images so you can see what you look like with different frames, Activisu is an ideal way to help you compare…great for people with strong prescriptions who can’t see without their prescription glasses! Wonder what you would look like with color contacts…Activisu also allows you a virtual try on!

Our opticians have over 50 years of experience in helping people like you you find just the right frame from our large selection. They will help you narrow down your choices so you can find the look, fit and functionality you want from your eyewear.

Our optical offers a large selection of eyeglasses, designer frames and sunglasses. We carry the latest European and American designer eyewear collections in a variety of styles, colors and materials including titanium, stainless steel and plastic.

New clients and all our current patients are welcome to visit our optical with their current prescription – no appointment necessary.

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