The VisionDirect Team Blog

The story: When Nike tried to break into the contact lens market

The story: When Nike tried to break into the contact lens market

Friday, 17 April 2015 by Terry Fouchy

When playing sports, 80% of the information received by your brain is visual. No wonder that the pioneer in sports technology once decided to collaborate with Bausch & Lomb to create a contact lens specially designed for athletes. Read More

Win £350 for your best animal photo!

Win £350 for your best animal photo!

Monday, 13 April 2015 by Emma Haskell

Want to win a £350 Amazon spending spree? Just snap a funny, cute or clever pic of your purrfect pet or an amazing animal and submit it to our social media using #animalphotocomp for your chance to win. Read More

Why you should wear contact lenses for sports

Why you should wear contact lenses for sports

Friday, 10 April 2015 by Terry Fouchy

Clear and sharp vision is essential if you want to perform well in sports. Your eyes capture 80% of the information you perceive around you, which makes them one of the most stimulated organs in your body when you are doing a physical activity. Read More

Today is World Health Day: what can you do to keep your eyes healthy and safe?

Today is World Health Day: what can you do to keep your eyes healthy and safe?

Tuesday, 7 April 2015 by Julia Rossi

Keep your eyes healthy and safe by following Vision Direct Top 10 Tips. Read More

April fools' day: Don't be fooled by these false contact lens facts

April fools' day: Don't be fooled by these false contact lens facts

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 by Emma Haskell

It's April fools' day! Don't be fooled by these false contact lens facts you might find on the internet. Read More

Smart Lenses for Diabetics: Google granted patent

Smart Lenses for Diabetics: Google granted patent

Tuesday, 31 March 2015 by Julia Rossi

Google obtained the patent for its Smart Lenses, which will enable the monitoring of glycaemia for diabetics. Read More

Easter hamper giveaway

Easter hamper giveaway

Monday, 30 March 2015 by Charlotte Davis

Our Easter hamper competition has now closed and we've selected three wonderful winners. Take a peek at the fab Easter decorations and crafts our competition entrants shared with us. Read More

Eye-catching street art

Eye-catching street art

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 by Emma Haskell

The Vision Direct team have searched the globe (well the internet…) to bring you a collection of the most eye-catching street art from the best artists working today. Read More

Top travel tips for contact lens wearers

Top travel tips for contact lens wearers

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 by Julia Rossi

Get ready for your bank holiday with these easy and handy tips on travelling with your contact lenses! Read More

International day of happiness: What makes you happy?

International day of happiness: What makes you happy?

Friday, 20 March 2015 by Charlotte Davis

Happy International Day of Happiness from Vision Direct! We asked you to tell us what makes you happy on Twitter, and share a little sunshine with us on the first day of spring! Read More

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