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  • Flashes and Floaters

    Tiny spots, lines, flashes or shapes in your vision are known as flashes and floaters. Lots of people experience them and they usually aren’t cause for alarm. Below we explain what causes flashes and floaters and when you should be concerned.What are flashes?Sometimes the jelly inside your eye sh...
  • Eyesight Requirements for Driving

      Good eyesight is essential if you are to drive safely. But what are the rules on eyesight standards?The DVLA states that in order to meet the minimum standard for driving a car you must be able to see a car number plate made after the1st September 2001 from a distance of 20 metres (or 65½ feet...
  • Acuvue Trueye Vs Moist: Which Contact Lens Option Is Best For You?

      When you compare 1 Day Acuvue Trueye and 1 Day Acuvue Moist there are a lot of similarities between these contact lenses: Both are daily disposable contact lenses Both are made of silicone hydrogel material Acuvue Trueye and Acuvue Moist share the same brand and same manufacturer. At first g...
  • Acuvue Trueye Vs Acuvue Oasys: Which Contact Lenses Is Best For You?

      Acuvue Trueye and Acuvue Oasys, both of these contact lenses by Johnson & Johnson are one of the most popular lenses out there. They’re comfortable, affordable and offer crisp vision. However, your choice will vary depending on your lifestyle. We compare these two contacts below to help yo...
  • Advice for VDU Users

      Most people these days use a computer screen (VDU) at some point during their working day, many people for several hours at a time. It’s therefore not surprising that a good number of us complain of ‘eyestrain’ when using a VDU for a prolonged time. The good news is that in the majority of cas...
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19)

      17th April 2020Dear customer,Following the announcement given on Thursday 16th April, we understand that the UK is due to remain in lockdown for a further three weeks. At Lens Lounge, we fully support the measures being put into place to protect the nation from this harmful virus and will cont...
  • Choosing Contact Lenses

      Our contact lens opticians and optometrists can offer contact lenses to correct virtually any prescription, giving you: Better peripheral vision than glasses- perfect for those with an active lifestyle and those who play sports Freedom from glasses when you want. Perfect for that special occa...
  • Biofinity Contact Vs Acuvue Oasys: Comparison & Overview

      Biofinity contact lenses and Acuvue Oasys are some of the most popular, high-quality prescription contact lenses on the market. Both are often recommended by optometrists for those who want to replace their glasses with the convenience of contact lenses.Below, we breakdown and compare Biofinit...