The dry, warm and sunny weather is leading to high birch pollen levels. Indeed, experts are predicting the worst spring season for allergies since records began in 1951.
If you are suffering from itchy, sore, watery eyes, the NHS recommends you to wear wraparound sunglasses. However, ordinary wraparound eyewear still allows pollen to penetrate around the rims, particularly on windy days.
Effective pollen blocking requires sunglasses with a gasket
To block pollen from entering your eyes and getting trapped around your eye sockets, you need special wraparound sunglasses with a gasket fitted around the rims. This...
Silicone ear grips, or temple tips as they are often called, are a handy, inexpensive accessory that we recommend to anyone:
- who is thinking of trying moisture chamber glasses, hay fever glasses, or windproof sunglasses for the first time
- who has worn a pair of these glasses for a while but wants to improve their effectiveness
Achieve fine control over the closeness of fit
Our experience is that they give you fine control over the closeness of fit of Ziena, 7eye AirShield, or Body Specs protective glasses.
Simply slide the ear hooks onto the...
Eyewear Accessories have just made your decision whether to purchase our protective glasses a whole lot easier.
From 26 March to 30 April inclusive we are offering free Royal Mail tracked returns on all UK orders for 7eye, Ziena, and Body Specs glasses.
This offer applies to returns only, not exchanges. It excludes accessories such as spare eye cups.
Order now with greater confidence
If you've been researching our eyewear online but you've been hesitating whether or not to buy, now is the time to go ahead with confidence.
For the next month, you can order the above...
Polarised clip on sunglasses from Eyewear Accessories are a really effective way to cut down glare.
Our quality polarised clip on sunglasses meet or exceed all international standards of optical clarity, durability, and safety. Our lenses are designed to ensure that the polarised horizontal axis is never compromised for maximum visual comfort.
Not all polarised lenses are the same
What many people don't realise is that when a product is advertised as having polarised lenses, it may not cut glare particularly well if it is low cost product.
When looking for polarised clip on sunglasses, you should therefore avoid products...
Now that many of us are having to stay at home due to social isolation, it's hardly surprising that we are spending much longer in front of our PCs, laptops, tablets, mobiles and TVs. Partly to keep in touch, partly as something to do, partly for company.
Rise in screen time takes its toll on our eyes
But this rise in daily "screen time" takes its toll on our eye health. Because our eyes get fixated by the screen, our blink rate drops significantly, leading to increased evaporation of tears, and subsequently to dry eye disease.
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