The Vision Direct Team Blog

National Eye Health Week 2016
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 by David Blabey

National Eye Health Week 2016

It’s the seventh national eye health week and once again charities and eye care organisations from across the UK are joining together to show just how important eye health can be. Read More

Which sunglasses are right for your face shape?
Friday, 16 September 2016 by David Blabey

Which sunglasses are right for your face shape?

We’ve created a handy guide to narrow your style choices down to suit your face shape. Every shape has some great pros and, with our help, you’ll discover your perfect pair of sunglasses in no time. Read More

Should you buy glasses online?
Friday, 2 September 2016 by Chris Matthews

Should you buy glasses online?

Buying glasses online is a cost effective and convenient way to refresh your frames. We take a look at whether buying prescription specs online is right for you, how to ensure you get the right fit and perfect vision correction. Read More

5 Reasons you should get your eyes tested soon
Thursday, 4 August 2016 by David Blabey

5 Reasons you should get your eyes tested soon

Regular eye tests are hugely important, not only to make sure your prescription is up to date but also to help detect common medical conditions early. Read More

#ThinkUV this summer and you could win a £300 Amazon voucher plus a free pair of sunglasses!
Friday, 29 July 2016 by David Blabey

#ThinkUV this summer and you could win a £300 Amazon voucher plus a free pair of sunglasses!

Vision Direct and vision charity Fight for Sight are teaming up to encourage everyone to #ThinkUV this summer and keep their shades on while they’re out in the sun. Read More

5 things you should prepare before you go on holiday
Thursday, 28 July 2016 by David Blabey

5 things you should prepare before you go on holiday

With so much to prepare for, it’s easy to get quickly overwhelmed before a long trip away. But, with just a little forward planning, your vacation can be relaxing all the way from arrival to departure. Read More

Why do sunglasses come in different colours?
Thursday, 14 July 2016 by David Blabey

Why do sunglasses come in different colours?

Did you know that the colour of sunglasses lenses can actually have an effects on your vision? We’ve listed a few below to give you some idea of which lenses are right for you. Read More

5 bad habits contact lens wearers fall into
Thursday, 7 July 2016 by David Blabey

5 bad habits contact lens wearers fall into

While getting used to caring for your lenses is simple, it’s just as easy to slip into a few bad habits, especially if you are in a rush. We’ve listed some of the most common and why they should be avoided at all costs. Read More

4 sports stars you didn't know wore contact lenses
Wednesday, 6 July 2016 by David Blabey

4 sports stars you didn't know wore contact lenses

Lots of famous sports people wear contact lenses, from tennis stars to premier league footballers. Find out which of your sporting heroes wear contacts! Read More

Could contact lenses improve your game?
Friday, 1 July 2016 by David Blabey

Could contact lenses improve your game?

While some simply use sports glasses to keep their sight sharp, there are some real benefits to switching to contact lenses while you're out on the field. Read More

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