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How to Choose Glasses to Suit Your Face

Choosing glasses to suit your face will make all the difference to your overall look Did you know that the shape of your face will decide which style of glasses will suit you and also which ones won’t? This handy advice will help you determine which type of glasses compliment your facial features, taking into account your face shape. Oval If you have an oval face you are likely to have a round chin and […]

How do you choose the best lenses for your glasses?

The lenses you choose will often determine how happy you are with your new glasses. The possibilities are endless, so how do you know if you’re making the right choice? Hopefully this brief guide will provide you with the information you need to maximise your quality of vision. After all, they do say seeing is believing! Your lenses will influence four factors; appearance, comfort, functionality, and vision. We’ll break this down for you below. Lens […]

Do I Need Glasses?

During the winter, light levels in general can be low. Many people find it more of a struggle to see clearly especially during these months. Insufficient task lighting can mean everything is more difficult. You can improve things considerably by having an eye test and ensuring you have the right glasses. Glasses will actually make a massive difference to a wearer’s life. Essentially they function by correcting what is termed: ‘errors of refraction’. What are […]

Can Cheap Glasses Affect Health?

Buying cheap “off the peg” ready-made reading glasses may damage your eyesight according to research carried out by ‘Which’ consumer magazine which reveals that the majority of self-prescribed glasses affect health. Independent research In their research, ‘Which’ checked 18 pairs of glasses from high street stores and they found problems with almost half of them. The lead researcher found that those carrying a higher prescription – +3.50 to +4.00 – were considered to be of […]