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7 essential winter eye care tips

7 essential winter eye care tips

Winter is finally here and its weather changes can sometimes have an impact on your eyes. Here’s a handy guide of tips on how to manage autumnal weather when you wear contact lenses.
7 essential winter eye care tips
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Benefits of wearing contact lenses while cooking

Benefits of wearing contact lenses while cooking

Steamy glasses, tearful eyes, you name it: you may think these are a necessary evil for good cooking. But they aren't! Discover why wearing contact lenses will help you to bring out the best of your cooking abilities.
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Which Christmas foods are best for healthy eyes

Which Christmas foods are best for healthy eyes

Christmas is a time that we don't typically associate with healthy eating, but while you might be feeling a little full, it doesn’t mean that everything you eat over the festive season will be bad for you…
Which Christmas foods are best for healthy eyes
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How to take care of your eyes in autumn

How to take care of your eyes in autumn

Autumn is finally here and its weather changes can sometimes have an impact on your eyes. Here’s a handy guide of tips on how to manage autumnal weather when you wear contact lenses.
How to take care of your eyes in autumn
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5 easy Halloween costumes with coloured contacts

5 easy Halloween costumes with coloured contacts

Time to DIY! It’s the spookiest time of the year, but there's nothing scarier than unsafe coloured contacts. Elevate your look at home, with our creative, easy Halloween costume ideas inspired by popular films.
5 easy Halloween costumes with coloured contacts
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World Sight Day 2020 how indoor and outdoor light sources affect us

World Sight Day 2020 how indoor and outdoor light sources affect us

This World Sight Day, we are proud to join forces with eye care experts around the world to raise awareness of the dangers of UV and blue light. Discover what exactly these light sources are, their possible dangers and how to beat off the blaze, armed with our nifty tips.
World Sight Day 2020 how indoor and outdoor light sources affect us
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How to avoid ripping contact lenses

How to avoid ripping contact lenses

Accidentally ripping a contact lens is an almost-inevitable (and very frustrating) experience that many lens wearers are bound to encounter at some point. But fear not - we’ve put together some really easy tips on how to prevent your contact lenses from ripping and leave the fuss behind.
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Camping tips for contact lens wearers

Camping tips for contact lens wearers

With many holiday plans on pause this summer, camping could be the perfect alternative for a getaway. Whether you’re up for an adventure in a more remote region, or just keen to pitch a tent in your garden, we’ve gathered trusted tips, advice for contact lens wearers and the best locations for embracing the outdoors.
Camping tips for contact lens wearers
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Best Contact Lenses 2020

Best Contact Lenses 2020

Give yourself the gift of clear and comfortable vision in 2020 with the best daily, monthly and extended wear contact lenses, eye drops and solutions. Whether you're looking to take the leap from monthlies to dailies, or are simply wondering if you've been using the best toric contact lenses for astigmatism: we've put together a list of the best tried-and-tested contact lenses products our customers loved this year.
Best Contact Lenses 2020
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5 types of people who will love everclear ELITE

5 types of people who will love everclear ELITE

No matter what you get up to this summer, you'll need a contact lens that can effortlessly adapt to your needs and fit into your lifestyle, like our exclusive everclear ELITE daily contact lenses. We’ve put together the ways that everclear ELITE can enhance the summers of 5 very different types of people.
5 types of people who will love everclear ELITE
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5 tips for cycling with contact lenses

5 tips for cycling with contact lenses

Whether you've just nabbed a new bike or are dusting off your trusty ten-speed to get some exercise and avoid public transport: bikes are at a premium at the moment. We’ve put together our top 5 cycling tips for contact lens wearers so you can have clear, comfortable vision when on the road.
5 tips for cycling with contact lenses
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How to take care of your eyes in summer

How to take care of your eyes in summer

Summer is here, and we all want to spend more time in the sun - but it's important to look after our eyes, too! We've put together our top summer eye care tips for contact lens wearers, so you can keep sight woes at bay and focus on having fun in the sun.
How to take care of your eyes in summer
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5 things you need to know about hay fever

5 things you need to know about hay fever

As we all prepare for more time outdoors, our optical experts have put together a list of five important things to know about hay fever, so you’ll be ready for any activities that summer brings your way.
5 things you need to know about hay fever
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How to sleep better: 9 tips

How to sleep better: 9 tips

A good night’s sleep can work wonders for your mental and physical well-being, as well as your eye health. We’ve put together a few tips to help you sleep better: all it takes is a bit of willpower.
How to sleep better: 9 tips
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8 summer foods for healthy eyes

8 summer foods for healthy eyes

We'll spare you the lecture: you already know not to skip your five-a-day. Fruits and vegetables are an essential source of vitamins, fibre, minerals and phytochemicals that fight inflammation and boost your immune system.
8 summer foods for healthy eyes
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How to make your own face mask at home

How to make your own face mask at home

Following new government advice to wear a protective face mask when using public transport or out shopping, people across the UK are getting creative with making their own. We've put together 2 easy step-by-step guides on making a face mask at home.
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Glasses fogging up when wearing a mask

Glasses fogging up when wearing a mask

Wearing a protective face mask is one of the many lifestyle changes we’ve had to make during the coronavirus outbreak. But how do you stop your glasses fogging up when wearing them? And do the weird home tricks actually work?
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Does drinking coffee damage your eyesight?

Does drinking coffee damage your eyesight?

Is there a link between caffeine and eyesight? If there is, how many cups of coffee is a safe amount to drink per day? In our blog we look into the relationship between coffee and healthy eyes.
Does drinking coffee damage your eyesight?
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COVID-19 or hay fever: how to tell the symptoms apart

COVID-19 or hay fever: how to tell the symptoms apart

With pollen count on the rise, some of us may have started to experience hay fever symptoms. The Royal College of GPs has offered advice on how to distinguish between hay fever and coronavirus symptoms and avoid confusions.
COVID-19 or hay fever: how to tell the symptoms apart
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Spring eye care tips for contact lens wearers

Spring eye care tips for contact lens wearers

There's no escaping pollen particles, even during lockdown. Our opticians have put together 5 spring eye care tips to make the most of the year's prettiest season, with healthy and clear vision.
Spring eye care tips for contact lens wearers
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8 best virtual museum tours during self-isolation

8 best virtual museum tours during self-isolation

Was the Sistine Chapel on the top of your list of places to visit, but the endless queues into the Vatican Museums always put you off? Have you always dreamed of walking down the futuristic structures of the Guggenheim in Bilbao but couldn’t afford a trip to the Basque Country? Would you like to gaze over the Peruvian Andes from the top of Machu Picchu? Well, you’re in luck! Museums, galleries and archaeological sites around the world have closed their physical doors to contain the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, but they’ve opened their digital ones, so you can visit the best culture destinations from the comfort of your home. Even Google has upgraded its Arts & Culture platform by creating even more photo galleries and street view walks, to make your visit feel like the real deal.
8 best virtual museum tours during self-isolation
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How to stay connected with friends while social distancing

How to stay connected with friends while social distancing

Who would have thought one day we'd help save the world by staying at home? Though most of us have found ways of adapting to the new normal (stuck at home with Netflix and Animal Crossing? Sign me in!) isolation can weigh a lot on your mental health. Thanks to the Internet, social distancing doesn't mean completely cutting yourself off from the world outside anymore. There are tons of ways to stay connected with your loved ones through social distancing - we've put together 8 of our favourite ones so you can keep in touch, while keeping it fun.
How to stay connected with friends while social distancing
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How to look after your eye health at home: 9 + 1 tips

How to look after your eye health at home: 9 + 1 tips

It makes sense to stay connected with friends and loved ones while getting stuff done for work and escaping routine with a good movie. But digital eye strain can cause a lot of drama that we really don’t need right now, such as headaches, dry eyes, or blurred vision. All this is easily avoidable if you set a few important screen rules, to rest your eyes throughout the day. Our opticians have put together 9 + 1 easy tips you can incorporate into your daily routine, and come out the other end of social distancing with healthy, crisp vision.
How to look after your eye health at home: 9 + 1 tips
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How to make slime with contact lens solution

How to make slime with contact lens solution

As families across the country embrace the COVID-19 lockdown, people are getting creative with fun activities for children (and adults alike) you can do at home. From puzzles to drawing and at-home workouts: you'll need a wide range of tricks up your sleeve to ensure that you all stay occupied. We have just the thing: homemade slime!
How to make slime with contact lens solution
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8 ways to stay motivated through social distancing

8 ways to stay motivated through social distancing

Struggling for motivation through these strange times? You’re not alone.
8 ways to stay motivated through social distancing
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Kindness prevails: 5 positive stories you may have missed

Kindness prevails: 5 positive stories you may have missed

At the moment, very few aspects of daily life remain the same. We’re worried about ourselves, our loved ones, the economy and generally, about what the future holds.
Kindness prevails: 5 positive stories you may have missed
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10 productivity tips for working from home

10 productivity tips for working from home

As self-isolation is the most important tool we have to slow the spread of COVID-19, many of us have traded in our morning commute for a stroll from your bedroom to the kitchen. But, turning your home into an office is tricky even in the best of times (trust us, with a lot of our teams working remotely right now, we feel you).
10 productivity tips for working from home
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Coronavirus Contact Lens Safety

Coronavirus Contact Lens Safety

Wearing contact lenses is completely safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak - but now, more than ever, hygiene is paramount.
Coronavirus Contact Lens Safety
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Coronavirus eyes and contact lenses

Coronavirus eyes and contact lenses

What are the best precautions to take against coronavirus as a contact lens wearer? Discover our tips, and the catchiest 20-second choruses to wash your hands to.
Coronavirus eyes and contact lenses
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Best multifocal contact lenses 2019

Best multifocal contact lenses 2019

It all started when the words on your book began appearing blurry until you moved it further away, or you suddenly noticed you had to squint to read your text messages on your phone. You booked an appointment to see your optician and found out your eyes are developing presbyopia.
Best multifocal contact lenses 2019
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Could your contact lenses feel more comfortable?

Could your contact lenses feel more comfortable?

Are your contact lenses comfortable enough? You should always want the best for your eyes and your health, here’s a list of situations which might indicate you need to rethink your contact lenses.
Could your contact lenses feel more comfortable?
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Is sleep good for your eyes?

Is sleep good for your eyes?

Healthy eyes and sleep are intimately related, and the more you get, the better your eyes are going to feel. Find out why with our blog!
Is sleep good for your eyes?
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Debunking the myths about buying contact lenses online

Debunking the myths about buying contact lenses online

Buying contact lenses online is safe and easy, but there are some myths out there that suggest otherwise. Luckily, we're at hand to bust these myths so you can be confident when you're buying online.
Debunking the myths about buying contact lenses online
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Autumn eye care tips for contact lens wearers

Autumn eye care tips for contact lens wearers

These top Autumn eye care tips from our resident optician Brendan will help contact lens wearers enjoy comfortable, healthy vision during the colder months.
Autumn eye care tips for contact lens wearers
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Re-using and recycling your packaging

Re-using and recycling your packaging

Recycling is one of the easiest ways for you to have a direct impact on the state of the environment. If we can reduce the amount we throw away and waste every day, we won’t have to rely as much on landfills to dispose of our rubbish.
Re-using and recycling your packaging
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Travelling with your contact lenses

Travelling with your contact lenses

When you’re setting off on a trip, preparing your contact lenses might be the last thing on your mind. However, just a short amount of preparation can often mean a much more care free holiday. With that in mind, here are our top tips on travelling with your contact lenses.
Travelling with your contact lenses
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Could you save up to 45% just by cancelling your contact lens direct debit?

Could you save up to 45% just by cancelling your contact lens direct debit?

With contact lenses now available online for up to 45% off the retail price, is it more cost effective to simply order your contact lenses yourself?
Could you save up to 45% just by cancelling your contact lens direct debit?
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