What is astigmatism?

For many of us who have visited an optician, the term astigmatism is a word we have heard used, yet are unsure of exactly what it means. Not wanting to appear ignorant, we often just nod and agree to what’s being said without truly understanding what astigmatism is and how …

Driving in the Dark

As nights are now darker with clocks having gone back, for those people who don’t enjoy driving in the dark, it is now unavoidable. With no choice but to face the headlight glare, here are some top tips on how to make night driving as comfortable as possible. 1. It …

The craze for non-prescription frames

Do you love the bespectacled look yet have no need for a prescription lens? Are you a contact lens wearer that loves the convenience they bring but misses the fashion impact that frames can bring? With glasses now a look that many of us love, there is a growing trend …

Coloured Contact Lenses

Coloured Contact Lenses If you are a contact lens wearer that misses being able to express their fashion personality in the same way you can do with glasses frames then coloured contact lenses may be the alternative that lets you be the individual that you want to be. No longer restricted to …

Freshers Week University

With Freshers Week Done, It’s Time for University Life to Begin So, you’ve started university, survived Freshers Week, and now it’s time for what you actually went to Uni for to begin. After the fun, frolics and new friendship making times have subsided, the reality of lectures, assignments and study …