What are varifocals?

If you are one of those people who are continually grabbing the wrong pair of glasses for the wrong purpose, then it may be time to consider if varifocal glasses are a feasible option for you. But if you are confused about just how easy they are to use and …

Looking after eyes when the heat is on

With the current hot temperatures letting us experience being outside in the sun without the need for a far-flung holiday for once, it is very tempting to throw caution to the wind and just get out there in the heat without a second thought. But whilst there are many recommendations …

Looking after your eyes

Whilst our friendly and informative optician is the professional to visit in order to protect our vision and optimise our sight capability, unfortunately they are not available 24/7 to prevent any damage occurring. So, for those of us who care about our eyes, taking simple precautions can help protect one …

Nystagumus – Eye movement

There is a common assumption that if you have issues with your eyesight, that the wearing of glasses or contact lenses will always help to correct things. However, certain visual conditions cannot be simply corrected, such as with Nystagmus. Nystagmus is a condition where the eyes ‘flicker’ and constantly move …

Hay Fever and the eyes

As the weather starts to heat up, so does the likelihood of suffering from Hay Fever, with itchy, sore and wet eyes being one of the most prominent and annoying symptoms on the Hay Fever spectrum. Hay Fever occurs, as the name suggests, when pollen from plants becomes an irritant …

New Season, New Look

Just as with clothing trends, embracing a new season by changing your look can bring a much-needed confidence boost as well as keeping your fashion look fresh. Accessories remain an essential part of a trend-worthy look, with glasses being a key-part of creating a flawless and finished appearance. Changing your …