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Alzheimer’s and vision – what’s the link?

In honour of Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, we want to spread awareness about the effect that Alzheimer’s disease can have on your vision. Although the loss of both hearing and sight are common problems of ageing, Alzheimer’s can cause additional problems in both areas. Read on to learn more about Alzheimer’s and vision changes. Alzheimer’s and […]

What are the consequences of short sightedness for children?

Short sightedness, also known as myopia, is a common condition thought to affect around 20% of children in the UK. Essentially, it means having trouble focusing on objects at a distance which means they have to wear children’s glasses or contact lenses to correct their vision. Children are more likely to develop this condition if […]

Polarised Lenses Explained

If you love spending time outdoors, sunglasses are a great way to protect your eyes from the sun’s harmful UV rays. But to take protection to the next level, polarised lenses are the way to go. Read on to discover the additional benefits of wearing polarised lenses and the factors that make them the ultimate […]

Tom Ford: Contemporary and timeless eyewear

We recently introduced a collection of Tom Ford eyewear in our store. Since their creation in 2005, these designer glasses have taken the fashion world by storm. Read on to learn more about Tom Ford frames and their timeless appeal that makes them the perfect eyewear choice for 2022.  All about Tom Ford  Tom Ford […]

How Does Wearing Contact Lenses Affect The Environment?

Calling all contact lens wearers! Did you know that it’s possible to recycle your contact lenses? With the growing concern for our planet, it’s more important than ever to reduce waste wherever we can. In honor of Global Recycling Day, we want to share how you can do your part in protecting our planet by […]

How Can A Healthy Diet Help To Protect Your Vision?

Eating well contributes to a healthier body, but did you know that a healthy diet can also have a positive impact on your eyes and vision? That’s right: the intake of different vitamins and nutrients found in certain foods supports healthier and happier eyes. In honour of Nutrition and Hydration week coming up in March, […]

How to Prevent Dry Eye Symptoms This Winter

Winter is well and truly upon us, and Christmas is just a few days away. While the chilly season brings much joy and merriment, it might also bring a less welcome gift – dry and uncomfortable eyes. Read on to find out more about why you get dry eyes, common symptoms, and how you can […]

Ray-Ban – A Timeless Classic

Ray-Ban has been making iconic sunglasses since the 1930s, but what makes them such a timeless classic? We’re taking a look at the famous brand and its instantly recognisable style. Ray-Ban through History Ray-Ban first created their anti-glare glasses for US Air Force pilots to stop them getting headaches from the sun’s glare while they […]

Flashes and floaters, what do I do?

Flashes and floaters

Have you ever experienced flashes of light or noticed dark floaters that look like tiny tadpoles moving around your eye? If yes, don’t worry. We’ve all experienced flashes and floaters at some point and they’re usually not a cause for concern. That being said, it’s important to understand more about them as they can be […]

Everything You Need to Know about Children’s Contact Lenses

Are you looking for contact lenses in Glasgow for your child? These days, we are seeing more and more children who opt to wear contact lenses instead of glasses. Kids tend to adapt to them quickly, and we have previously fitted children as young as 8 years old with contact lenses! Read on to discover […]