What Is Astigmatism Signs and Symptoms

Astigmatism is a very common refractive error and usually occurs in conjunction with short sightedness or farsightedness. When the lens or the cornea of your eye has an irregular curve/shape, it changes the way light passes through the eye. This makes your vision...

What does the R90 eye test include?

We check your eye’s health inside and out and tell you how to keep them healthy: We determine your prescriptionWe discuss the lenses most suitable for your eyesAnd then comes the fun part, we talk frames and fashion Here’s what we do: Discuss your eye health, history,...

Choosing the right Multifocal

One of the realities of getting older is that sooner or later our ability to see clearly, especially up close, gets less and less.  This natural aging process is referred to as “presbyopia”. It literally means “old eye” in Greek. Luckily there are lenses...

What is Ultraviolet Light: How Does It Effect My Vision?

Ultraviolet light or UV light is a form of electromagnetic radiation that is invisible to the eye. It is invisible to us because its wavelengths are shorter than those of visible light. UV light make up less than 10% of the sun’s total light output and only a...

National Sunglasses Day

Why Should I Wear UV-Protective Eyewear? We’re all aware of the skin cancer risk due to ultraviolet (UV) exposure, but many don’t consider that those same UV rays can be equally damaging to our eyes, and the sensitive skin around our eyes.  In fact, the more time...

7 Factors that may give you an eye twitch

Have you ever suffered from a continually twitching eye and you have no idea what caused it or how to stop it? Well here are seven factors that could be causing your eye twitching: 1. Stress Stress is inevitable. We can, however, curb it by giving ourselves a break....

Hello Square Eyes – Blue Light Alert

Research has shown that more than a third of adults spend about five hours a day on digital devices that emit blue light. Great for technology, But what about our eyes? While the digital boom has given us the convenience of mobility and facts at our fingertips, each...

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