Winter Eye Care

Healthy Foods for Eye Care this Winter Winter is upon us, and with the change in season, we adjust our lifestyles to better suit the chilly climate. This shift brings with it a particular focus on health and nutrition to avoid falling victim to seasonal ailments such as colds and flu. We tend to focus […]

Top Five D·eye·Y Treatments To Love & Pamper Your Eyes

We all suffer from eye puffiness or dark bags under our eyes from time to time, the causes of these symptoms range from water retention to sleep deprivation, they can even be affected from allergies we develop to makeup substances we use on a daily basis. Luckily there are a few cost effective methods of […]

Age-Related Macular Degeneration Explained

Macular degeneration, also known as age-related macular degeneration (AMD or ARMD), is the deterioration of the small central area in the retina responsible for detail central vision, called the macula. The function of the macula is to ensure that you can read, recognise people’s faces, drive and be able to perform many tasks that require […]

Great Coffee helps to bring Inspired Vision to Life

EXCLUSIVE: HARRY MOLE SHARES HIS WBC2019 EXPERIENCE SCASA’s 2019 National Barista Champion, Harry Mole, is back in the country after a much needed break, traveling the good ol’ USA and competing at the World Barista Championships in Boston last month. Harry took some time to share his WBC experience with us. Q The World Barista […]

Anti-Reflective Coatings

WHAT IS ARC? Anti-Reflective Coating (or ARC) is a coating applied to the surface of your lenses to reduce reflection. It is basically a thin film applied to the inside and outside of your lenses. These protective films provide physical protection, filter out certain light frequencies and reduce or eliminate annoying reflections. A common problem […]

6 Things You Need To Know About Contact Lenses

Just what did we do before the revolutionary discovery of contact lenses? You just pop them into your eyes, and within seconds suddenly the world seems such a beautiful place! With the more recent development of soft and pliable lenses, contact lenses have never been more comfortable.  If the idea of contact lenses is a […]

What Is Astigmatism Signs and Symptoms

Astigmatism is a very common refractive error and usually occurs in conjunction with short sightedness or farsightedness. When the lens or the cornea of your eye has an irregular curve/shape, it changes the way light passes through the eye. This makes your vision blurry. Astigmatism is not an eye disease; it is the physical result […]

What is Ultraviolet Light: How Does It Effect My Vision?

Ultraviolet light or UV light is a form of electromagnetic radiation that is invisible to the eye. It is invisible to us because its wavelengths are shorter than those of visible light.  UV light make up less than 10% of the sun’s total light output and only a fraction of this 10% actually penetrates the […]

Hello Square Eyes – Blue Light Alert

SHOULD I BE WORRIED ABOUT BLUE LIGHT? We’re all using screens more – especially during lockdown. Our devices help us work from home, stay in contact and even entertain us – but at what cost? Modern screens (like smartphones, tablets and LED and LCD TVs) emit a lot of blue light. While it’s part of […]