Try before you buy: The 4 step process to finding the perfect spectacle at home

People generally recognize you by your face, and that makes the glasses you sport a part of your identity. Your spectacles can help people see who you really are or help perpetuate the image you want. Whether you are sporty, fun-loving, sophisticated or mysterious, the key lies in choosing the right spectacles to match your personality and lifestyle. Not only that, but your glasses should …

5 tried and tested tips to protect your eyes this summer

Summers are usually spent trying to beat the heat. From heading to the mountains or beaches or the nearest swimming pool, all of our summer activities involve sun exposure. But while you can lather up with sunscreen lotion to protect your skin, what about your eyes? Incidental sun exposure can help increase our Vitamin D levels, but overexposure can create a lot of strain on …

Beat the heat with these new age 2-in-1 glasses

It’s always sunny in Philadelphia, but even more so in Chennai. Our city is known for having four seasons – summer, summer, summer and more summer. One everyday accessory that is mandatory during the summer months is a pair of sunglasses. But what about people who wear prescription glasses? Carrying a separate pair of sunglasses can be cumbersome. However, that’s a thing of the past. …

Here’s Why You Should Use Blu-V Lenses

Do your eyes start hurting after you’ve sat in front of the computer screen for too long? Your eyes are constantly exposed to light throughout the day, but there’s one kind in particular that has proven to be very damaging for your eyesight: blue light. Blue light is present in almost every light source we come across, from our laptop screens to LED fixtures. Studies …

All you need to know about powered sunglasses

Shades have always been a mainstay in everyone’s don’t-leave-home-without-them list. They always accentuate your looks and save your eyes from the harmful UV rays of the sun. They also unfailingly help in drawing the stares while wringing necks or turning heads in the process! For those of you who have prescription eyewear, it may seem a challenge to see through dark glasses as you squint …

5 signs you need to start wearing glasses

Are you wondering if it’s time for glasses? Here are five signs you need to watch out for: Frequent squinting – Are you bringing the text closer to read? Regular headaches – Are constant headaches are your daily concern? Ghost vision – Do you see halos around light? Blurred eyesight – Is your vision hazy? Eye fatigue – Is reading a short paragraph taxing? Gift …

5 Most Common Eye Injuries and How to Treat Them

Your eyes are arguably the most vulnerable part of your body, however, most of us don’t treat them that way. We rub them relentlessly, sleep with our contacts on and do many more unspeakable things to them. Being careless about our eye health can result in injuries which are as painful as they are dangerous. While some eye injuries are only superficial and aren’t a …

Top Makeup tips to wear with glasses

Most women who wear glasses would surely agree on what a laborious task it is to get their makeup to stand out. In spite of consuming foods that help in keeping your eyes healthy and practising eye yoga poses for enhanced eyesight, few individuals are still obliged to wearing spectacles which, in turn, takes a toll on their makeup. From the glasses covering most of …

Do’s and don’ts of cleaning your glasses

If your eyesight isn’t the best, then your glasses are your window to the world. However, if you aren’t keeping them clean, then there isn’t much you can see through all the stains and smudges. Cleaning your glasses properly is much more than simply wiping them with a rag that’s closest to you. If you’re careless with them, you might end up scratching your lenses …