Often seen as a stylish accessory, sunglasses are actually a critical tool for maintaining good eye health. This article delves into the importance of sunglasses for eye protection, including the often-overlooked benefits of prescription sunglasses.
In today’s digitally dominated age, how many times have you caught yourself blinking away dryness after staring at a screen for hours? It’s called digital eye fatigue, and it’s a condition that is affecting an increasing number of us
Whether you’re a long-time contact lens wearer or someone considering making the switch, understanding the importance of proper lens care is crucial for healthy vision.
From Nerd to Trendsetter How Eyeglasses Became a Fashion Statement! Eyeglasses which where once considered a nerdy necessity, have now emerged as a powerful fashion statement. In the dynamic world of fashion, eyewear has transformed from a functional tool to a stylish accessory that can elevate any look. The evolution of eyewear in fashion is […]
What to do to improve your driving at night – how does night vision work? Driving at night can be perilous, especially when you can’t see very well, and it is very dark. Sure, the human eye is built to see in low light but when it is very dark outside, the photoreceptors in your […]
Eye Spy 5 Common Eye Myths: The Truth About Eye Health You Need to Know! It’s time to set the record straight on some common eye myths that you may have heard. So, grab your favourite pair of glasses (or contacts, if that’s more your style) and let’s dive in! Myth #1: Sitting too close […]
What to do when there is something stuck in your eye We’ve all had it. A stray eyelash, animal hair, a dust particle or worse, a contact lens or a tiny insect that has slipped passed the protective shield of your eyelashes to find its way into your eye. It can be uncomfortable and disorienting […]
sneezing, runny nose, coughing, eczema, watery eyes, allergies, eye care, optometrist Are your allergies affecting your eyes? If you’re among the 20 million South Africans who suffer from allergies, you’ll know all about the typical symptoms that come with allergy season: sneezing, runny nose, coughing, eczema, and watery eyes. Allergies can impact your eyes considerably, […]
How to get rid of dark circles and puffy eyes It’s difficult to feel confident in the morning when you wake up looking washed out, with dark circles and puffy eyes. Dark circles are a common condition that many people experience, but they can be disheartening because they make you look tired, older, and even […]
Spy a stye on your eye? Here’s what you should know – and what to do Eye styes can be sneaky. Just like that, you wake up one morning with a painful lump on your eyelid. Maybe there was some redness or discomfort along the lash line the day before. Maybe there wasn’t. All you […]