The Vision Direct Team Blog

Festive Party tips for contact lens wearers
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 by Zynab Zakaria

Festive Party tips for contact lens wearers

If you’re heading out for a party over the festive season, these tips will help you to keep your contact lenses feeling comfortable for the whole evening. Read More

Give the gift of better sight this Christmas
Friday, 8 December 2017 by Vision Direct

Give the gift of better sight this Christmas

Want to give something back to someone in need this festive season? Ordering your contact lenses this week will help to support our parent company, Essilor's, initiatives for free eye care to poor and vulnerable communities across the globe. Read More

Christmas competition: Win a £250 Amazon voucher
Friday, 1 December 2017 by Vision Direct

Christmas competition: Win a £250 Amazon voucher

For Christmas this year we want to encourage you and your friends and family to get in touch with your creative side. We're providing templates to make your own awesome homemade Christmas tree decorations and, if you share your efforts with us on social media, you could win a £250 Amazon voucher! Read More

How to avoid dry eyes and eye strain in the office
Tuesday, 28 November 2017 by Vision Direct

How to avoid dry eyes and eye strain in the office

Avoiding dry eyes and eye strain in the office is difficult for contact lens wearers. Your lenses can restrict the amount of oxygen that passes over your eyes and there are other factors that can make this worse. If you’re experiencing dry eyes at work, these handy tips will help you enjoy healthy, hydrated vision. Read More

Student money-saving tips: how to buy cheap contact lenses online the right way
Thursday, 16 November 2017 by Zynab Zakaria

Student money-saving tips: how to buy cheap contact lenses online the right way

How can you stock up on contact lenses for uni without overspending? Find out how you can save money on your lenses by buying online! Read More

World Diabetes Day 2017: How an eye test can help prevent diabetes
Monday, 13 November 2017 by Vision Direct

World Diabetes Day 2017: How an eye test can help prevent diabetes

Many people don’t realise the role your eyes play in the diagnosis of type 2 diabetes. Eye tests can detect symptoms of diabetes at an early stage, making it even more important to make sure you're getting one every 2 years. Read More

Essilor Mission: November Update
Thursday, 9 November 2017 by Vision Direct

Essilor Mission: November Update

Find out the latest updates on Essilor's Vision Foundation and their initiatives Read More

Heading out on fireworks night? Top tips for keeping your eyes safe
Thursday, 2 November 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

Heading out on fireworks night? Top tips for keeping your eyes safe

We offer our top tips for protecting your eyes this Fireworks Night. Read More

Is sleep good for your eyes?
Thursday, 26 October 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

Is sleep good for your eyes?

Healthy eyes and sleep are intimately related, and the more you get, the better your eyes are going to feel. Find out why with our blog! Read More

3 Halloween looks with coloured contact lenses that will inspire your outfit
Monday, 23 October 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

3 Halloween looks with coloured contact lenses that will inspire your outfit

We've enlisted the help of 3 fantastic bloggers to create creepy looks using coloured contact lenses that are perfect for your Halloween party or night out. Read More

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