Eye Care

4 posts

Save the Seas with Sustainable Eyewear from the Oceans

The eyewear industry has used all sorts of materials when making spectacles. Metals in the form of Titanium, Nickel, Stainless steel. Plastics in the form of acetates, TR90, Nylon, Acrylics.  Natural materials made with wood, animal horns, and shells. There was a time when sea turtles were harms to obtain their turtleshell and this was stopped around the advent of acetate as an alternative. This is where the classic colour of tortoise shell came from. […]

Private Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment London

Private diabetic retinopathy treatment London. If you are looking for private diabetic retinopathy treatment, you need to known about a new technology available that is changing the options available for diabetic eye disease sufferers.   What are the four stages of diabetic retinopathy? Background Diabetic Retinopathy : Microscopic leaks of blood are visible on the back of your eyes. Your vision is unaffected Pre-proliferative Diabeteic Retinopathy : leaking of blood in the retina becomes widespread […]

Handmade Designer Glasses

Melanin lenses in London

Melanin lenses in London. What is melanin and why is it so good at protecting us against the harmful effects of UV radiation? Melanin is best known as a skin pigment. It gives us different skin complexions depending on the amount of melanin we have. The less melanin we have the paler the complexion and the more we have the darker the complexion. However, melanin is also made by our bodies in response to UV […]

Childhood Myopia

How to Stop Short Sightedness Getting Worse

How to stop short sightedness getting worse? Childhood myopia treatment is being looked at more and more closely by parents. The rate of childhood myopia is increasing to epidemic levels in some countries and researchers are working hard to look for solutions. There have been a number of ideas over the years that suggest the worsening of myopia in children is down to prolonged close work, reading in the dark or using digital devices. There […]