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  • January 11, 2024 Anish Chhana

    Understanding Conjunctivitis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

    Conjunctivitis, commonly known as pink eye, is a condition that affects the thin, transparent membrane covering the white part of the eye and the inner surface of the eyelids. While often a mild and easily treatable condition, conjunctivitis can be uncomfortable and highly contagious.
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  • January 4, 2024 Anish Chhana

    Which Frame Shape For Which Face Shape?

    Many of us have been there before. 
    Out with a partner, friend or family member while they try on the first of a hundred pairs of glasses, when they turn to you and ask that age-old conundrum… 
    ’Which shape do you think suits me?’ 
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  • December 28, 2023 Anish Chhana

    Why you need 2 pairs of glasses...or more!

    As seasoned (meaning old) optics professionals, we frequently come across patients who would greatly benefit from having an extra pair of glasses for a whole host of reasons. 
    Here we can dive into a few of what those reasons are. See if you can relate to one! 
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  • December 21, 2023 Anish Chhana

    Transition Lenses

    In the world of eyewear, Transition lenses have gained popularity for their unique ability to adapt to changing light conditions.  

     Also known as photochromic lenses, these innovative optical solutions offer wearers a convenient alternative to switching between regular eyeglasses and sunglasses.

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  • December 14, 2023 Anish Chhana

    The History of Glasses

    In today's world, it's hard to imagine life without spectacles. These remarkable eyeglasses have become an essential accessory for millions of people around the globe, helping to correct vision impairments and enhance visual clarity. But have you ever wondered about the origins of these ingenious devices? Join us on a captivating journey through time as we explore the fascinating history of spectacles, from their humble beginnings to the modern-day fashion statement they have become. 
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  • December 8, 2023 Anish Chhana

    Frame Materials

    Ah, so you thought glasses came in metal or plastic?  

    Well, you would actually be correct, glasses do come in metal or plastic. 

    However, there is a multitude of frame material options available to you in this day and age, each with its own advantages and disadvantages, depending on the requirements you need. 

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  • November 30, 2023 Anish Chhana

    Enhancing Visual Wellness: The Power of Eye Exercises

    Our eyes are the windows to the world, allowing us to explore its beauty and intricacies. However, in today's digital age, where screens and artificial lighting dominate our daily lives, our eyes are constantly under strain. This can lead to various visual discomforts and even potential vision problems. Thankfully, there's a simple and effective way to promote eye health and alleviate strain through a series of targeted eye exercises. 
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  • November 16, 2023 Anish Chhana


    Hyperopia, commonly known as long-sightedness, is a refractive error of the eye that affects millions of people worldwide.  

    Unlike Myopia (short-sightedness) where distant objects appear blurry, hyperopia causes difficulty in focusing on nearby objects. 

    In this blog, we will delve into the causes, symptoms and available treatments for hyperopia, and provide insight for those affected by this visual condition. 

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  • November 9, 2023 Anish Chhana

    Demystifying Contact Lenses

    In the realm of modern eyewear, contact lenses have emerged as a revolutionary alternative to traditional eyeglasses. These small, versatile, and virtually invisible vision correction tools have transformed the way people see the world. Let’s delve into the fascinating world of contact lenses, exploring their history, types, benefits, and considerations for use. 
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