The Vision Direct Team Blog

The effects of alcohol on your eyes
Wednesday, 12 May 2021 by Vision Direct

The effects of alcohol on your eyes

Continuous drinking can harm both your body and your eye health. Find out the effects alcohol can have on your eyes, and what steps to take to protect them. Read More

D-eye-Y: eye care tips for decorating and gardening
Thursday, 6 May 2021 by Vision Direct

D-eye-Y: eye care tips for decorating and gardening

Prep your peepers with our top eye care tips while tackling all your DIY projects. From safety goggles and gloves to masks and dealing with chemicals, we’ve got you covered with these handy hacks. Read More

How to get rid of bags under eyes
Monday, 26 April 2021 by Vision Direct

How to get rid of bags under eyes

If under-eye bags are starting to bug you, we’ve rounded up a whole reserve of home remedies to prevent the puffiness. Read More

Top tips for vaccination day
Wednesday, 21 April 2021 by Vision Direct

Top tips for vaccination day

If you're feeling nervous about your first COVID-19 vaccination, we've got just the tips for you to stay calm and comfortable. Read More

How do patio heaters affect your eyes?
Thursday, 15 April 2021 by Vision Direct

How do patio heaters affect your eyes?

Ideal for keeping the chills at bay, patio heaters can also cause your eyes to dry out, especially if you’re a contact lens wearer. Stick with our steps to stay cosy and comfortable this season. Read More

COVID-19 or hay fever: how to tell the symptoms apart
Wednesday, 7 April 2021 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
Thursday, 1 April 2021 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

5 ways to jazz up your daily routine
Monday, 22 March 2021 by Vision Direct

5 ways to jazz up your daily routine

Struggling to stick to a schedule? Stay with us as we share 5 simple ways to create a healthy and happy daily routine with your contact lenses. Read More

What to do when you run out of contact lens solution
Wednesday, 17 March 2021 by Vision Direct

What to do when you run out of contact lens solution

If you're a monthly or two-weekly wearer and have often found yourself running out of solution, we've summarised the top dos and don'ts for this scenario to keep your eyes 100% safe. From avoiding water and not snoozing with your lenses in, we cover it all! Read More

5 back-to-school tips
Tuesday, 9 March 2021 by Vision Direct

5 back-to-school tips

Get ready to leave homeschooling behind with our A+ back-to-school advice. Plus, some eye care tips to protect your child's peepers this term and beyond. Read More

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