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Are Contact Lenses more Expensive than Glasses?

Are Contact Lenses more Expensive than Glasses?

26 Sep 2020

One question that often comes up when trying to decide between contact lenses and eyeglasses is the cost.

Many people wonder if contacts lenses cost less over time than conventional prescription glasses, the answer is somewhat complex and depends on your specific circumstances.

Here we compare the cost of glasses verses contact lenses and what else you might want to consider before making your choice.

What Is The Difference Between An Optometrist, Ophthalmologist and Optician

What Is The Difference Between An Optometrist, Ophthalmologist and Optician

25 Sep 2020

If you have ever wondered what is the difference between an Optometrist, an Ophthalmologist, an Optician and a Dispensing Optician, and what do all those letters after their name mean, we are here to help.

Our guide to eye health professionals will explain everything you need to know, so you will be able to tell the difference between your Optician and your Optometrist and your Ophthalmologist and Orthoptist.

Are Eyelash Extensions Safe? How to use them with contacts?

Are Eyelash Extensions Safe? How to use them with contacts?

22 Sep 2020

When considering eyelash extensions,there is more to think about than just the colour and length.

Find out if eyelash extensions are safe, how they are applied, the risks associated with eyelash extensions and how to use them if you wear contact lenses.