Basket 0

Our dry eye blog — hay fever itchy eyes

Are you prepared for the 'Pollen Bomb'?

hay fever glasses hay fever itchy eyes hayfever sunglasses itch eyes hay fever itchy eyes hayfever pollen bomb

A 'pollen bomb', that's what the media are calling it. The UK has the classic conditions for a spike in pollen levels this month: a very wet spell of weather followed suddenly by warm, sunny conditions causing plants to release large amounts of pollen.

pollen is released by grasses, trees and other plants in spring

Lockdown may increase the frequency and severity of allergic reactions

The pollen bomb is likely to cause hay fever misery for millions of people.

Medical experts have suggested that more people will suffer this year and that allergic reactions to pollen may be more severe.

...

Read more →


Sharp increase in demand for our protective eyewear during the Coronavirus lockdown

coronavirus eye protection dust blocking goggles eye protection coronavirus garden hay fever itchy eyes photophobia sunglasses stop itchy eyes wind blocking glasses

There has been a sharp upsurge in demand for our protective eyewear during the Coronavirus lockdown. We look here at the possible reasons behind it.

We expect an increase at this time of year as more people get outdoors and require eye protection. However, since the start of the Coronavirus lockdown this has been more marked as more people than usual are getting out in their gardens or going for their daily approved exercise - whatever the weather.

And they are seeking to maximise their enjoyment of being outdoors, whether at home in the garden, or out and about in their...

Read more →


Want to stop having itchy eyes due to hay fever? Try these sunglasses with a protective gasket

hay fever itchy eyes hay fever sunglasses itchy eyes pollen

If you are a hay fever sufferer, you will know all about the problem of itchy eyes when pollen levels are high.

An effective way to reduce this problem is to get a pair of sunglasses which have a protective gasket to help block the pollen entering your eyes.

hay fever sunglasses

Eyewear Accessories are the UK's leading specialists in sunglasses for hay fever. They sell three ranges of sunglasses with protective gaskets at different price ranges.

These sunglasses are also effective for dry eye sufferers because the gasket helps to keep your eyes from drying out in...

Read more →


Suffering from itchy eyes due to pollen? Great value protection from Body Specs sunglasses

dry eye sunglasses glasses to stop itchy eyes Glasses to stop the wind goggles for dry eyes hay fever glasses hay fever itchy eyes hay fever sunglasses hayfever itchy eyes hayfever sunglasses how to stop itchy eyes from hayfever itchy eyes hay fever itchy eyes hayfever itchy eyes sunglasses moisture chamber sunglasses sun dries out my eyes

Suffering from itchy eyes due to pollen but looking for hay fever sunglasses on a limited budget?

Try these new wraparound sunglasses with protective gaskets from Body Specs. They offer great value plus delivery and can help reduce itchy eyes associated with allergy to pollen and dust, and can help dry eye sufferers by reducing tear evaporation.

hay fever sunglasses

protective gasket blocks pollen

Read more →


Why are my eyes more itchy in the evening during the hay fever season?

allergic to dust mites glasses for hayfever hay fever itchy eyes hay fever sunglasses hayfever sunglasses how to stop itchy eyes from hayfever itchy eyes in the evening sunglasses for hayfever what causes itchy eyes

Most people with hay fever suffer most from itchy eyes in the mid-morning and early evening because that is when pollen levels are usually at their highest.

why are my eyes more itchy in the evening

Worse on warm, breezy days

Other factors that affect when and how much you suffer from pollen allergy include the temperature and wind speed. Most people suffer most acutely from itchy eyes during the grass pollen season, especially when the weather is warm and dry and there is a breeze causing the pollen to blow around.

Where you are affects your risk...

Read more →