The Vision Direct Team Blog

How to stop glasses fogging up when wearing a mask
Monday, 18 May 2020 by Vision Direct

How to stop glasses fogging up when wearing a mask

Wearing a protective face mask is one of the many lifestyle changes we’ve had to make during the coronavirus outbreak. But how do you stop your glasses fogging up when wearing them? And do the weird home tricks actually work? Read More

Does drinking coffee damage your eyesight?
Monday, 18 May 2020 by Vision Direct

Does drinking coffee damage your eyesight?

Is there a link between caffeine and eyesight? If there is, how many cups of coffee is a safe amount to drink per day? In our blog, we look into the relationship between coffee and healthy eyes. Read More

COVID-19 or hay fever: how to tell the symptoms apart
Friday, 1 May 2020 by Vision Direct

COVID-19 or hay fever: how to tell the symptoms apart

With pollen count on the rise across the UK, some of us may have started to experience hay fever symptoms. The Royal College of GPs has offered advice on how to distinguish between hay fever and coronavirus symptoms and avoid confusions. Read More

Spring eye care tips for contact lens wearers
Friday, 1 May 2020 by Vision Direct

Spring eye care tips for contact lens wearers

There's no escaping pollen particles, even during lockdown. Our opticians have put together 5 spring eye care tips to make the most of the year's prettiest season, with healthy and clear vision. Read More

8 best virtual museum tours during self-isolation
Wednesday, 29 April 2020 by Vision Direct

8 best virtual museum tours during self-isolation

With museums and galleries closing during the coronavirus outbreak, we’re rounded up the 8 best virtual tours to get your culture fix during self-isolation. So get cosy and get scrolling! Read More

Could your contact lenses feel more comfortable?
Friday, 24 April 2020 by Vision Direct

Could your contact lenses feel more comfortable?

Are your contact lenses comfortable enough? We’ve put together 3 situations that might indicate it’s time to try a new contact lens, with your eyes, lifestyle and wallet in mind. Read More

How to stay connected with friends while social distancing
Friday, 24 April 2020 by Vision Direct

How to stay connected with friends while social distancing

Thanks to the Internet, social distancing doesn't mean completely cutting yourself off from your friends. We've put together 8 of our favourite ways of keeping in touch with loved ones, while keeping it fun. Read More

How to look after your eye health at home: 9 + 1 tips
Thursday, 16 April 2020 by Vision Direct

How to look after your eye health at home: 9 + 1 tips

From screen time to downtime: we’ve put together 9 + 1 ways to protect your eyes from digital eye strain during social distancing and working from home. Read More

How to make slime with contact lens solution
Wednesday, 15 April 2020 by Vision Direct

How to make slime with contact lens solution

Looking for a fun activity with the kids to take a break from screens during social distancing? Here’s how to make slime using your contact lens solution and a few other every-day items. Read More

8 ways to stay motivated through social distancing
Thursday, 9 April 2020 by Vision Direct

8 ways to stay motivated through social distancing

It can be hard to adjust to life on lockdown, so we’ve put together our 8 top tips to keep you productive and creative through it all, while looking after your mental health. Read More

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