“It’s going to be a conversation maker,” says Lucy Luckayanko. “I will be able to tell people. It will be unique. It will be sort of my unique factor.
Eye jewelry may not be for everyone, but this isn’t the first time it’s been done either. The procedure has been done hundreds of times in Europe and in Los Angeles, but never before in New York City. Until now.
Lucy is getting a new procedure at Park Avenue Laser Vision to implant a small platinum heart into her eye. It’s called Safesight jewelry.
“To me this is just another way to advance the science of ophthalmology,” says Dr. Emil Chynn, the medical director of Park Avenue Laser Vision.
The procedure costs about $3,000. And though it may sound scary, Dr. Chynn says he believes it’s actually pretty safe.
What about you? Is jewelry implanted into your eye going a bit too far or just a cool, new trend?