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How much can I claim from my employer for glasses?
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Halina Tseng

Published on April 9, 2020, 9:31 am

How much can I claim from my employer for glasses?

If you are an employee who is facing eye conditions that are painful or simply unbearable then you definitely need to consult an optician. However, if you are facing visual discomfort mainly due to your work then you are entitled to a free eye test by your employer. It’s very common among employees to face visual problems that make them feel uneasy and disoriented with work. Maintaining a healthy workplace is the responsibility of the employer and in order to do that identifying the potential problems among your employees can help to escape various permanent damage. It’s applicable for all the employers who are a DSE user.

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Guide to Glaucoma: Find the Causes, symptoms and Treatment
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Halina Tseng

Published on April 6, 2020, 2:49 pm

Guide to Glaucoma: Find the Causes, symptoms and Treatment

Glaucoma is a complex eye condition where the optic nerve is damaged that leads to progressive and irreversible vision loss. It’s also the world's second most eye disease that leads to blindness. Read on to find out the complete guide to glaucoma and other tasks related to it like glaucoma symptoms, glaucoma treatment, glaucoma test, etc.

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Ideal Sunglasses shapes that perfectly compliment your face.
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Sid S

Published on April 3, 2020, 8:20 am

Ideal Sunglasses shapes that perfectly compliment your face.

Ever wondered which sunglasses for face shape that you have will suit you best? Sunglasses are an eminent fashion apparatus which not only provide shade from bright sunlight to our eyes but also consist of several protective characteristics. Apart from shielding your face in the scorching heat of summer, sunglasses give that much wanting comfort and coolness to the eyes.

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Dry eye syndrome -  Helpful guide for Cause, Prevention and Remedy
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Halina Tseng

Published on April 1, 2020, 9:21 am

Dry eye syndrome - Helpful guide for Cause, Prevention and Remedy

Dry-eye syndrome, unlike other common eye conditions, turns to be the biggest pain to bear by any age group of people. Dry-eye is getting immensely common among people due to various reasons, one however because of the prevalent use of digital devices. Dry-eye syndrome symptoms are felt by every teenager to mostly middle aged women and older generations. It exists to cause insufferable pain and annoyance in their lifestyle and often eyesight as well. It's a chronic condition that is universal but earlier it mostly affected the older adults and fast forward to 2020, the younger adults are also equally suffering through this.

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10 Tantalising Types of Glasses That Can Pull Eyes For You!
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Halina Tseng

Published on March 28, 2020, 6:47 pm

10 Tantalising Types of Glasses That Can Pull Eyes For You!

Choosing from the various types of glasses is a fun adventure. How you lose yourself in the variety, colours and styles is something that’s ethereal and each one of us should experience. But do you even know the plethora of types of glasses that exist? No? We’ll tell you. After all, it’s not just about the vision that you can stay sane with limited types of optical glasses to choose from. It’s also about you stepping up in your fashion game. And that, with designer eyewear and several types of glasses frames to put on along with your outfits.

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Modern Eyesight Problems in the Digital World
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S. K

Published on March 24, 2020, 2:57 pm

Modern Eyesight Problems in the Digital World

Eyesight problems and solutions are very common nowadays, each time people come up with new solutions for your modern eyesight problems but it turns futile. Unless we find out the root of the problem, we can’t reside on the solution. Eyesight problems are quite common nowadays, can you think of something that's equally common among everyone? We’ll do that for you, its smartphones and all other “smart” digital devices that you use to chat, listen to music and work on day and night.

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How to use disinfectant to clean eyeglasses in the pandemic of Coronavirus?
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Halina Tseng

Published on March 14, 2020, 3:18 pm

How to use disinfectant to clean eyeglasses in the pandemic of Coronavirus?

Glasses being such a small part in life tends to create a significant impact. You might not think of it as of high importance, but smaller things are capable of unexpected benefits. People with prescription need glasses 24/7 and even people with less prescription needs at least 6 to 7 hours of glasses for reading or writing. Your eyeglasses are in much contact as you when you go out, meet people and hang out with friends; the glasses remain still on the surface of your face even though you wear a mask. It surfaces all types of sneezes and coughs from the other person and turns harmful.

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A Guide to Presbyopia - What’s the Cause, Symptom and Treatment
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Halina Tseng

Published on March 6, 2020, 8:24 am

A Guide to Presbyopia - What’s the Cause, Symptom and Treatment

It’s very common to get confused about presbyopia. It’s not something that you experience in early stages of your life or see it in your friends and family. Presbyopia is an aging eye disorder that’s caused by a refractive error and it affects almost everyone when they start to age. It’s a natural disorder that occurs due to aging on the eyes and it’s inability to focus at near distant objects. In presbyopia, you are not able to see nearsighted objects and have blurry vision and hard time focusing on objects. Here we will discuss what is presbyopia, presbyopia causes, presbyopia prevention and treatment for presbyopia.

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NHS glasses voucher - How much is it worth and what's the eligibility criteria?
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Jennifer

Published on March 3, 2020, 6:30 am

NHS glasses voucher - How much is it worth and what's the eligibility criteria?

Worried about NHS voucher glasses how much is it worth? Don't worry; the National Health Service provides you enough help to afford your prescription glasses. Since our eyes are such an essential part of our body and we often use them unless you love to sleep a lot. The eyes get old with time or suffer from various defects that you have to cure through eye correction devices. Most people employ devices such as eyeglasses to correct their vision, but since the glasses cost is a bit steep, they look for an efficient alternative. That's when NHS comes to rescue, it provides relief with it's free and discounted service on eyecare through different services.

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Does adjusting to new glasses make your life tough?
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Jennifer

Published on March 2, 2020, 11:01 am

Does adjusting to new glasses make your life tough?

So how are the new prescription glasses treating you? Happy with the clarity of vision? Or facing difficulty in  adjusting to new glasses? You are not the only one in this world who suffers from the drawbacks of  adjusting to new glasses prescription.  There is nothing wrong with you. Believe me. It is very normal and many people are out there who have gone through the reality of  adjusting to new glasses symptoms.  

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A guide to Nearsightedness: Understand the condition, symptoms and treatment.
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Halina Tseng

Published on February 29, 2020, 9:30 am

A guide to Nearsightedness: Understand the condition, symptoms and treatment.
Nearsightedness is a pandemic eye disorder that's on its highest peak than ever. In the UK itself, 30% of adults have myopia, and it's not only affecting the young adults of total 50% of an undergraduate being myopic, but it also affects 10% of primary school kids as well. The latest data showcase that 47% of European adults aged between 20-29 are short-sighted and the percent doubles up when talking about adults aged between 50-59.
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Be alert, the use of wrong glasses cause headaches.
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Jennifer

Published on February 28, 2020, 8:57 pm

Be alert, the use of wrong glasses cause headaches.

Glasses cause headache, it's a common symptom you experience when you start getting used to glasses? You might have thought them as sweet little harmless creatures, however, they do result in a minor but temporary invoice. No, it's not just you, we all at certain stages have experienced it or will experience it when we are introduced to glasses. There are times when many of us are tortured by the unbearable pain in the head. Although, we ignore it and simply gulp down a tablet or sleep for some time to get instant relief. In fact, people also try to soothe out pain by trying home remedies, which turn out to be a total waste.  Headache is a kind of monstrous pain that spares no one. Young or old, men or women, the headache may occur to anyone at any hour of the day. 

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Do you accessories your heart face shape with the right glasses?
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Jennifer

Published on February 26, 2020, 10:41 am

Do you accessories your heart face shape with the right glasses?

The heart is not only an organ of the body that pumps blood to your veins, but it also has something to do with your face as well. With this, it means that the heart is also one of the shapes of the faces. It is easy to spot people with heart face shape as the face has the features that outline the shape just like a cupid’s heart. The dual arches on the forehead and the pointed chin are the main distinguishing features of people with the heart face shape.

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Not sure how to pick glasses for triangle face shape?
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Jennifer

Published on February 24, 2020, 6:25 am

Not sure how to pick glasses for triangle face shape?
Triangle is not just a geometrical shape, it also resembles one of the most common shapes of the face. By triangle face shape, it means a triangle just like the one which has pointed angles on the top and the flat base underneath. The best description of this face type could be the shape of a tall standing mountain having a narrow peak. Hence, this face shape is also known as a base-down triangle face shape.
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How to select  the best glasses for diamond  face shape?
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Jennifer

Published on February 22, 2020, 6:02 am

How to select the best glasses for diamond face shape?

‘Diamonds are girl’s best friend’- this is what we have heard many times, but do you know there is one shape of the face that is called a diamond. And do you have any idea about glasses for diamond face shape? Well, the diamond shape is not a very common shape of the face but celebrities like Elizabeth Hurley, Madonna and Meg Ryan have distinguishing diamond face shape.

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Do you know what is the right shape of glasses for round face?
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Jennifer

Published on February 18, 2020, 7:44 am

Do you know what is the right shape of glasses for round face?
If you have got a round face that does not mean you must wear round glasses to enhance the beautiful features as well. Finding the right glasses that compliment your looks and shape of the face is a difficult task. It may take some round’s of wild tries before you settle on the perfect shape of glasses for round face.
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How to find the right glasses for oval face shape?
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Jennifer

Published on February 14, 2020, 8:43 pm

How to find the right glasses for oval face shape?

As the name suggests, the oval face shape of the people has a rounded structure with a slightly elongated outline.  Oval face shape is considered as one of the ideal shapes of the face that can carry various shapes and sizes of eyeglasses easily.  The oval shape of the face resembles a bit like an egg having two opposite sides being a little flattened from the cheeks while the forehead and chin are stretched a little upward and downward as compared to the round face shapes. 

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How to find the right glasses for square face shape?
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Jennifer

Published on February 12, 2020, 12:33 pm

How to find the right glasses for square face shape?
There is more than one thing that Angelina Jolie, Demi Moore, Sandra Bullock, Brad Pitt and Justin Timberlake have in common among them. Apart from being most sought after Hollywood celebrities, they all are blessed with the square face shape. This is this square shape of the face that distinguishes them from the other personalities and are easily recognised through the facial features.
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Eyewear Trends 2020 : Timeless Classics and Modern Trendsetters
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Halina Tseng

Published on February 11, 2020, 10:59 am

Eyewear Trends 2020 : Timeless Classics and Modern Trendsetters
As Winston Churchill said,” to improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.” He sported a pair of reading glasses that had metal dots engraved on it, one dot symbolized reading and the other two dots symbolized speeches. That pair of spectacles was oh-so-popular and was later auctioned at an event. Churchill also had different pairs for various purposes such as painting, sketching and playing cards. He couldn’t comprehend at that time but his words describe perfectly the eyewear trends that later came about and still hold true in this fast-changing world of fashion and eyewear trends 2020.
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When and how can you match stylish outfits with glasses.
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Jennifer

Published on February 11, 2020, 8:28 am

When and how can you match stylish outfits with glasses.

Just as specific you are about your outfits, have you ever been so particular about matching outfits with glasses.  Undoubtedly, no one gives much air to eyeglasses and matching them with the outfits chosen.  Eyeglasses are not considered pieces of glasses to correct vision, instead, they have evolved as an accessory which not only gives clear vision but also beautifies your personality.  They are not broad and boring anymore. They are now available in a variety of shapes and sizes that includes not just old fashioned round ‘Lenin’ glasses or ‘Tom Cruise’ aviators, but a whole lot of unusual and geometrical shapes that look pretty impressive with various outfits of your choice.

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What type of glasses lens material your specs carry?
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Jennifer

Published on February 7, 2020, 7:44 am

What type of glasses lens material your specs carry?
While selecting eyeglasses people often look for factors such as style, colours, frame materials, durability, and many more. But what is overlooked and not considered by eyewear buyers are the lens material for glasses. Definitely, when purchasing eyeglasses, glasses lenses material should also be given due importance. You may be using single vision lenses, bifocal, varifocal or transition lenses in your eyeglasses, but certainly, you may not be knowing what kind of material is used in making the lenses. Although the use of lens material for specs is usually taken care by the eyewear manufacturer or the optometrist. However, customers do not try to dig into the details or research when it comes to the types of lenses placed in their eyeglasses. Due to lack of awareness, knowledge and understanding of the technical details, this topic is hardly discussed by the user with their respective eyewear retailer.
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Which frame material is best for eyeglasses?
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Jennifer

Published on February 4, 2020, 9:45 am

Which frame material is best for eyeglasses?

When you scroll through the pages of eyewear manufacturers, the most time-consuming task could be to select the right  glasses frame material for your eyeglasses. Since the choices are many and finding one frame that is perfect for you is absolutely a tough job.

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All about pupillary distance and its uses
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Jennifer

Published on January 31, 2020, 7:13 am

All about pupillary distance and its uses

Have you got your eyes examined ever or do you wear eyeglasses? Have you accompanied your parents or spouse to the optical store and noticed how eyes examination is conducted? Then surely, you must have seen the prescription that is handed over by the optometrist/ophthalmologist. Well apart from the negative and positive powers in the prescription, there are certain other terms and terminologies which are written on the prescription. Along with the words such as OD, OS, Axis, Cylinder and Prism, you might have noticed the word PD or Pupillary Distance written on the prescription. It may sound something new to you, but it is actually a very important criteria when it comes to measurements of the eyeglasses frame and crafting the correct prescription glasses.

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How to clean glasses without damaging lens
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Jennifer

Published on January 29, 2020, 7:57 am

How to clean glasses without damaging lens

Do you wipe your eyeglasses with your shirt, scarf, handkerchief or tissue paper? Then you are definitely not aware that your eyeglasses are suffering because of this habit. It is quite possible that you are following this process of cleaning your glasses, unaware of the fact that every time you touch them with the wrong things. Though it is very important to keep your glasses clean as well as keep them clean with the right products.

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How to read prescription for glasses
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Jennifer

Published on January 27, 2020, 8:11 am

How to read prescription for glasses

Knowing how to read eyeglasses prescription turns helpful for you when you are shopping online for your prescription glasses. While many of us struggle with that piece of the paper that our optometrist handed over to us when visited for an eye test but it turns out to tell the state of your eyes and what problems you are facing. If you are also failing to read your prescription then don’t quit it yet just because there are too many numerical signs and medical stuff. You must know your eye condition as it helps you to find the right type of glasses and also be informed about your eye condition.

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How do you know what strength reading glasses to get?
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Jennifer

Published on January 25, 2020, 8:12 am

How do you know what strength reading glasses to get?

Are you aware of your reading glasses strength by age? Yes! This news might sound surprising but there are variations of reading glasses power by age. As we get older, our eyes also turn old with us and hence our vision starts to deteriorate with time. We are most likely to need reading glasses at an old age and a certain stage of age demands for a specific power lens while the other age group asks for another.

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5 Eye exercises to improve vision
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Jennifer

Published on January 20, 2020, 7:48 am

5 Eye exercises to improve vision

Want to learn some fun eye exercise to improve vision, they are handy and effective in an instant. Can eye exercises improve vision and help you to see better? This is something many of us have heard in our lives, especially those using prescription eyeglasses. It is a common belief that there are several eye exercises to improve vision. But the effectiveness of these exercising in removing spectacles and contact lenses per is a point of debate. Doctors and researchers have a different opinion altogether.

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What is the difference between bifocal and progressive lenses?
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Jennifer

Published on January 18, 2020, 8:21 pm

What is the difference between bifocal and progressive lenses?

It’s very common not to know the difference between bifocal and progressive lenses. If you are also one of us and have just come to know that you have presbyopia or nearsightedness then we’ll break it down for you. You might have heard about bifocal glasses because they’ve been for quite a time now, they were famous back in the day but when the eyewear market revolutionized for more ease of vision, that’s where progressive lenses got its name. Bifocal and progressive lenses are what most consumers are doubtful about, which one will be an ultimate choice and which one proves more beneficial for clear vision.

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Are bifocals cheaper than Varifocals?
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Jennifer

Published on January 17, 2020, 9:22 am

Are bifocals cheaper than Varifocals?

Bifocals or varifocals - selecting one of them is difficult. Those who are an ardent user of bifocals may find a little difficult for a few days to a week while adjusting to the varifocals glasses. But the user of varifocal will never ever shift back to the bifocals, considering the comfort and the visual quality. However, the choice to select any one of them depends on several factors.

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Find your inner hipster from the latest designer hipster glasses
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Halina Tseng

Published on January 16, 2020, 7:44 am

Find your inner hipster from the latest designer hipster glasses

Hipsters are a bit more fashionable in terms of their clothing, music and glasses choices. They prefer their style and dwell it with an unconventional method. In the eyewear market, hipster glasses style is considered to be a new cool. You might be a hipster and one thing hipster-like to accessories in their looks are wearing cool glasses. Hipsters love iconic retro, oversized, squared, wayfarer and cool crafted plastic-framed glasses. Most of them wear those glasses even though they have brilliant 20/20 vision, at this point glasses becomes a part of their personality. It adds amplification to their look, separates them from the ordinary and basic human beings and looks more artistic. 

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