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  • How Does Caffeine Affect The Eyes?

    Many people drink coffee or other caffeinated beverages to increase their energy levels. It's the first thing they reach for in the morning or when they need an afternoon "pick-me-up." Caffeine is a stimulant, and it can be found in coffee, tea, energy drinks, and even some sodas. It works by st...
  • Why You Should Take Care Of Your Eyes While You're Young

    We ignored our parents when they told us, “Don’t sit so close to the screens, you’ll get bad eyesight when you grow up”, or “eat this it’s good for you”, I’m sure it all came from a good place coupled with experience – and we just didn’t want to listen. We find ourselves now being the adults in t...
  • How To Use A Warm Compress To Treat Eye Conditions

    What is an eye warm compress?  Simply put it is a cloth squeezed in warm water, which is placed over the eyes to provide relief from dry, tired eyes and has a lot of health benefits too. If you’ve had pink eyes, you’ve probably had this treatment done to you. It has been portrayed in Hollywood m...
  • An Average Day at Eye Lounge

    After recently winning the 42 under 42 award which is for pioneering business owners and entrepreneurs, our CEO wanted to share what his average day is like as a business owner - because running a business takes a lot of work. There are plenty of tasks to be done, and never enough time to do them...
  • Why You Should Use Preservative Free Eye Drops

    Eye drops are an important part of many people's daily lives, and preservative-free eye drops offer a number of advantages over traditional eye drops. If you wear contact lenses, then you know that keeping your eyes healthy is a top priority. That's why it's important to use preservative-free ey...
  • 5 Tips For First Time Contact Lens Users

      The biggest fear surrounding wearing contact lenses is that they will get stuck to your eyes, scratch them and even damage your eyesight. This is why a solution exists, to prevent all this from happening. Together with practice and proper hygiene practices you can enjoy the wonders, convenien...
  • What Happens To Our Eyes When We're Asleep?

    Ever watched the animation movie “Inside Out”? If you haven’t you should make it a family movie night soon, because what goes on in that movie is the same algorithm (I'm convinced) our eyes use when we go to sleep. The million-dollar question has always been, what goes on behind the scenes of o...
  • What Is The Difference Between Dry and Wet AMD?

      Age-related Macular degeneration (AMD) is a deterioration or breakdown of the macula, which is the small central area of the retina that produces clear central vision. There are two types of macular degeneration: wet and dry. This blog will discuss the differences between these two types of AM...