Thursday, April 15, 2021

Ask the Optician

All your questions about contact lenses answered

LAST month there was a story in the press about a lady who had 27 contact lenses removed from her eye by surgeons. This...

Specsavers launches ‘food for those in need’ campaign on Spain’s Costa del Sol, Costa Blanca and in Mallorca

Bancosol are particularly in need of the following non-perishable foods – oil, milk, tinned foods and meals, beans and pulses

How many people suffer from visual impairments?

The total cost of sight loss to the UK economy is in the region of £28 billion a year

Specsavers Opticas have everything you need to stay safe in the sun and some super cool shades

Supersize your lenses, or choose wraparound styles so that less light will filter in through the sides

CHRISTMAS WISH: Support the ONCE fundraising campaign at Specsavers Opticas

If they reach their goal, they will be able to fund 400 hours for interpreters to be the eyes, ears and voice of vulnerable deaf and blind people in Spain.  

A simple eye test can uncover a host of underlying diseases

A surprising amount can be revealed from an eye test, from macular degeneration to brain tumours

How to choose the best glasses for the perfect fit

How to choose the right glasses to look your best, writes Amrik Sappal, Store Director, Specsavers Opticas Fuengirola

Specsavers Opticas’ 10th Spanish anniversary celebrated with free eye tests and discounts

Marbella and Fuengirola stores offering glasses for just 10€

Eye spy some cigarettes: How smoking can damage your eyes

Even e-cigarettes may be harmful to the eyes

What is glaucoma and who is at risk?

The over-60s are more at risk of glaucoma but babies and young adults can also be affected

Specsavers Opticas has everything you need to know about eye care at both ends of the generation scale

If you are looking after your grandchildren on a regular basis, you need to think about how to keep their eyes healthy and protect against injuries

Ask the Optician – Cataracts

Q: What are cataracts? A: There are three main types: • Nuclear cataract – this causes gradual reduction in vision • Cortical cataract – this may give...

Specsavers: There is a perfect pair of specs for everyone

On the 27th of February, Kylie Minogue launched her first ever eyewear collection exclusively at Specsavers, which combine elegance and edginess, reflecting Kylie’s own personal...

Ask the optician: Top spec glasses

Just like shoes, it’s all in the fit says Leighton Griffiths, store director at Specsavers Opticas Marbella

Make looking after your eyes your New Year’s resolution

Here we answer some questions about eye health and what you can do to look after your eyes better this year.

How are your eyes feeling?

AmrikSappal tackles three common but uncomfortable issues for eyes

The leading cause of severe sight loss for over 55s in the western world

Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a degenerative retinal eye disease that causes progressive loss of central vision. Smokers double the risk of developing it

Eyewear by luxury fashion house Kenzo at Specsavers Opticas on Costa del Sol for limited time only

All glasses in the 19-strong range are priced from €199 for two pairs - making catwalk-inspired designer specs more affordable than ever

Dry eyes in the winter months

This month, the team from Specsavers explain dry eye and offer a few hints to help prevent eye soreness over the coldest months of the year

Ask the Optician: Eye advice for the over 60s

In a new eye-health column, Specsavers Marbella boss Leighton Griffiths advises over 60s to get an eye test once a year

Kylie Minogue launches new range of eyewear with Specsavers

TO mark the launch of Kylie Minogue’s new range of glasses at Specsavers Opticas, we asked her some questions about her new range. Q. How’s...

How to choose the right glasses to look your best

Leighton Griffiths, Store Director at Specsavers Opticas Marbella, gives the low down on how to look best in specs

Ask the Optician: Glaucoma

Amrik Sappal from Specsavers Fuengirola has the lowdown

Ask the Optician: Why should I have an eye test?

Leighton Griffiths from Specsavers Marbella explains the importance of regular eye tests

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