What to do when there is something stuck in your eye

What to do when there is something stuck in your eye We’ve all had it. A stray eyelash, animal hair, a dust particle or worse, a contact lens or a tiny insect that has slipped passed the protective shield of your eyelashes to find its way into your eye. It can be uncomfortable and disorienting […]

Are your allergies affecting your eyes?

sneezing, runny nose, coughing, eczema, watery eyes, allergies, eye care, optometrist Are your allergies affecting your eyes? If you’re among the 20 million South Africans who suffer from allergies, you’ll know all about the typical symptoms that come with allergy season: sneezing, runny nose, coughing, eczema, and watery eyes. Allergies can impact your eyes considerably, […]

How to get rid of dark circles and puffy eyes

How to get rid of dark circles and puffy eyes It’s difficult to feel confident in the morning when you wake up looking washed out, with dark circles and puffy eyes. Dark circles are a common condition that many people experience, but they can be disheartening because they make you look tired, older, and even […]

Signs that it is time for new glasses

Signs that it is time for new glasses Can’t remember the last time you saw your optometrist? If it was so long ago that you can’t recall when it was, that’s a sure sign that it is time for an eye exam – and likely new glasses. Your vision needs will change over time and […]

Four good reasons to have multiple pairs of glasses

Four good reasons to have multiple pairs of glasses Eye doctors often recommend having more than one pair of glasses. If you agree that you could do with more than one pair, but it seems like an extravagance, keep reading. Having more than one pair of glasses could be necessary. Your prescription eyewear is designed […]

What to expect from your eye exam

What to expect from your eye exam Most blinding eye diseases can be stopped or slowed if caught early. Unless you have regular eye exams, eye problems that often have no symptoms could creep up without you knowing. An eye doctor will be able to pick up if there is a problem with your eyes […]

Choosing the right glasses for your face

How to choose the best eyeglasses for your face shape and skin tone Beyond giving you crystal clear vision, your eyeglasses can change the way the world sees you – and how you see the world. Eyeglasses are an expression of your style and personality. Confidence comes with wearing a beautiful pair of eyeglasses in […]

Why Choose Dynamic Vision

Choosing an optometrist With the wide choice of optometrists and trendy, retail eyewear shops, you might be confused about where to get your eyes checked. You may even be tempted to buy a pair of eyeglasses online which might not fit. One thing is certain; If you’re having trouble seeing, it is time to see […]

The Effects of Smoking on Vision

The Effects of Smoking on Vision Smoking is a habit that has several negative implications for our health. One that many people aren’t aware of is the effect of smoking on their eyes and vision. If you are looking for a good reason to stop smoking, or to get someone you care about to quit, […]

Ten habits to avoid for healthier eyes

Ten habits to avoid for healthier eyes Many people have a few bad habits which are placing undue additional strain on the eyes and can impact vision over time.The eyes are the windows to the world and the sheer amount of information they process daily is enough to make them weary. But, a lot of […]