The Vision Direct Team Blog

A guide to astigmatism
Thursday, 19 April 2018 by Vision Direct

A guide to astigmatism

There’s often a lot of confusion about what it is, including its effects and treatments. So, to clear things up, this guide will help to demystify the condition and provide practical tips to correct it. Read More

Does drinking coffee damage your eyesight?
Wednesday, 21 March 2018 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

You won't believe your eyes: 5 optical illusions to get your head around
Wednesday, 7 March 2018 by Vision Direct

You won't believe your eyes: 5 optical illusions to get your head around

Who doesn't love a good optical illusion? Whether it's spotting the difference between to images, finding something hidden or working out just what's going on in a photo, social media is full of fun illusions. Check out some of the ones that have been capturing our gaze and attention recently. Read More

Spring cleaning hacks to make your life easier
Thursday, 1 March 2018 by Vision Direct

Spring cleaning hacks to make your life easier

Spring's nearly upon us so we're sharing some of our top tips to make your annual spring clean that bit more bearable. Check out these tips if you're looking to make things quicker, cheaper or just a little less hassle when you're facing the big clean. Read More

6 awkward moments contact lens wearers will know too well
Tuesday, 20 February 2018 by Vision Direct

6 awkward moments contact lens wearers will know too well

While we love our contact lenses, that doesn't mean that they don't cause a few awkward moments. Here's 6 that we think most of you will have encountered at some time. Read More

Is love at first sight real?
Monday, 12 February 2018 by Vision Direct

Is love at first sight real?

Phrases like 'love at first sight' and 'the look of love' suggest that true love can be found just by looking into the right person's eyes. There are arguments for and against these ideas, some based on scientific studies, some based on intuition, so what do you think? Read More

Recreate these celeb make-up looks at home
Thursday, 8 February 2018 by Vision Direct

Recreate these celeb make-up looks at home

We’ve taken some inspiration from beauty and fashion icons and outlined some make-up tutorials to help you recreate their looks. Why not try out these looks yourself using our step-by-step guide below. Read More

5 half-term activities that won’t break the bank
Tuesday, 6 February 2018 by Vision Direct

5 half-term activities that won’t break the bank

If you’re looking for some fun family activities that don’t cost a fortune this half-term, you’ve come to the right place. From exploring the great outdoors, to visiting some of Britain’s best attractions, to some home made crafts, we’ve got some ideas to help you make the most of the week Read More

8 easy changes for a healthier lifestyle
Monday, 29 January 2018 by Vision Direct

8 easy changes for a healthier lifestyle

If your resolutions have been hard to stick to, why not consider making some smaller, simpler changes. At Vision Direct we’re all about convenience so we’ve put together a list of easy things you can do for a healthier lifestyle. Read More

Resolutions for healthy eyes in 2018
Wednesday, 27 December 2017 by Vision Direct

Resolutions for healthy eyes in 2018

Rather than list another bunch of attainable goals, for 2018 we wanted to show you the simple steps you could be taking for healthier eyes and more comfortable contacts Read More

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