At some point, you’ll likely need to update your glasses prescription. It’s a great way to enjoy shopping for a new, stylish pair of frames. But there’s one important question many people ask themselves: what do you do with the old pair?
Some people over the age of 40 may find themselves needing reading glasses or they may feel like their vision is getting worse. They may be developing presbyopia. This is a common condition that affects many of us as we age. Fortunately, it can be treated with bifocals or progressive lenses. What’s the difference between […]
Ever heard that wearing glasses every day can actually make your vision worse? There are some schools of thought that promoted this notion over the last few decades. But modern science and several studies have told us there is no relationship between wearing glasses and vision decline. It’s very natural for your vision to decline […]
Whether you’re spending time in the sun or snow, sunlight can irritate your eyes. Even when you wear sunglasses, sunlight can bounce off water, snow, and other surfaces, disrupting your vision. You may wonder if there are any specialized lenses that can help you see clearly. Your optometrist may recommend polarized sunglasses to help you […]
Anyone familiar with their favourite eyewear, whether sunglasses or prescription eyeglasses, knows how easily your lenses can get dirty. You adjust your glasses absent-mindedly, and your fingerprint adds a smudge. A windy day outside can cake on layers of dust and debris. Daily wear often causes daily buildup on your glasses. An eyeglass cleaning solution […]
Wearing Out Your Lenses A lot can happen to your frames and lenses when you wear glasses every day. Accidents occur even when you do your best to maintain your glasses. Your lenses can also sustain damage over time, leading to flaws, cracks, or scratches. Although scratched lenses won’t make your vision worse, lens flaws […]