Farsighted & Nearsighted – What do they mean? How does this affect your prescription?

Posted on: November 29, 2016

  Have you recently been given a diagnosis of nearsightedness or farsightedness? If so, you aren’t alone. As a matter of fact, being nearsighted or farsighted, with or without astigmatism, […]


Different types of eye damage

Posted on: October 28, 2016

Eye damage can be seriously disabling. Injuries are a common cause of eye damage. If you suffer from an eye injury, get emergency medical attention. Eye damage can also result […]


Coloured contact lenses – Pros & Cons

Posted on: October 1, 2016

Coloured contact lenses can be used with little risk to your eyesight. If you have decided to change the way you look by experimenting with different lenses, it is perfectly […]


New Fall Collection 2016

Posted on: September 1, 2016

Sunglasses just add a certain flair to any look, and it does not have to be summer to become fashionable. As demonstrated in the new fall collection 2016, even clothes […]


Reading Glasses – Why cheap ones don’t cut it

Posted on: August 1, 2016

Reading glasses can help you see at critical times. However, you should ensure that the spectacles you purchase are fit for purpose. No two eye problems are exactly the same. […]


Sports Sunglasses – Best Ones for The Sport You Play

Posted on: July 6, 2016

Now is the prime season to wear sport sunglasses. But if you play a sport, you know that the sun does not shine solely in summer. For you, wearing sunglasses […]


Apps for your eyes (Try ‘em on, improve your reading, etc.)

Posted on: June 8, 2016

  These days, when your mobile phone breaks or when you don’t have Internet connection, it can feel like a complete catastrophe. Some people are even diagnosed with Nomophobia, or […]


A history of eyewear / sunglasses

Posted on: May 10, 2016

The history of how we have invented and refined tools to help us see better is fascinating and extends all the way back to 750 BC where a “lens” or […]


A lesson in lenses

Posted on: April 15, 2016

Finding the lenses that are right for you can be challenging. But there are ways to take the guesswork out of the search. To save yourself time and effort you […]


Classic or Modern: The Struggle for the right kind of Glasses

Posted on: March 14, 2016

Wearing glasses in today’s time has never been easier and fun. The times of thick, cheap, and sometimes unattractive designs are an artifact of the past, but that doesn’t mean […]

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