When the time comes to buy new glasses, it can feel like a given to hop online with your new prescription in hand and place an order. Though it may seem like the money you’ll save will be worthwhile, buying glasses in store from your optometrist comes with many benefits. Buying glasses online can present … Continue reading Fashion and Function – Eyeglasses Fit for You!
Nowadays it’s so common to do most of our shopping online. Whether it’s groceries, electronics or clothing, there is almost no limit to the things you can buy with the help of the internet and a computer. But there is at least one thing that is still better to buy in person… eye glasses! There … Continue reading Why Not to Buy Glasses Online
Everyone thinks sunglasses are just for the beach, but most people aren’t aware of the importance of wearing them during the winter as well. Here the top reasons why you should incorporate a pair of winter sunglasses (that block UV radiation) into your accessory line-up this season. 1. The winter sun can be more damaging … Continue reading 4 Reasons Why You Need Winter Sunglasses
If you’re looking for a new eye care provider in Oakville, the best thing to do is find an optometrist who provides all of the things you need under one roof. Here are four key services you’ll find from a full service eye care provider that will meet your needs, and that of your entire … Continue reading Your Eye Care: Why a Full Service Clinic is for You
When it comes to your eyes, nothing is more important than being able to see perfectly! You might have broken your existing eyeglasses, or worse, your prescription has expired and you require an update. Finding the best fashion eyeglass frames at reasonable prices is important. No one wants to struggle with squinting for a prolonged … Continue reading Finding the Best Fashion Eyeglasses Locally
Who knew there were tricks to finding the perfect eyeglasses? Once upon a time people who had to wear eyeglasses were stuck with prioritizing function over style. In 2012, Chatelaine Magazine even published an article citing that the “nerd” stereotype still existed. No more! Today, eyeglasses are as much a fashion accessory as they are … Continue reading The Trick to Finding Eye Glasses for Every Style
Many provinces in Canada make it mandatory that only certain types of professionals be allowed to sell eyeglasses and contact lenses in optical centres. The list of permitted professionals typically includes opticians, optometrists, ophthalmologists, and/or staff under their supervision. For this reason, not all optical centres have optometrists and you’re left needing to figure out … Continue reading Do Optical Shops Have Optometrists?
Choosing the look of your eyeglasses is a big decision – you want a pair that’s functional, but also helps to make you look your best. Here are some tips for choosing the perfect pair. What are the Right Eyeglasses for You? Consider the shape of your face If you have a heart-shaped face, … Continue reading 3 Tips For Getting the Right Eyeglasses and Being Fashionable
While failing eyesight is often associated with aging, people of any age can notice that their eyesight isn’t as good as it used to be. Maybe you can’t read street signs as easily as you used to, or perhaps sitting down with a good book isn’t as pleasant as it once was. Lucky for … Continue reading Don’t Put Off Your Eye Exam Any Longer If You Need Eyeglasses
So, you’ve come in for an eye exam with the optometrist and been told that you need eyeglasses. Hooray! We say that not because we’ve made a sale, but because we know that you will have a better life in eyewear. It used to be that anyone with glasses might get made fun of, and … Continue reading 5 Positive Side Effects of Wearing Eyeglasses