Prescription Glasses – What type of lens is best for me?

Prescription Glasses

When buying new prescription glasses, the frame you choose is important for both appearance and comfort, but the lens you choose impacts your vision and safety. So how do you know what type of lens is best for you? In this blog post we’ll talk about single vision lenses, bifocal lenses, multifocal lenses and what conditions these lenses are suitable for.   Single vision lenses If you have myopia (short-sightedness) or hyperopia (long-sightedness) and you’re under the age of 40, you will most likely need single vision lenses. These are specifically designed to correct one field of vision (near or far) […]

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How Often Should I Change My Contact Lenses?

Did you forget to take out your contacts again? When was the last time you swapped over to a fresh set? Keeping track of change-over dates can be tricky when life happens and time gets away, but jotting down the last time you opened a new box may save your peepers from uncomfortable irritation and potential infection. But how often should you change contact lenses? The final answer is dependent on the type of lens your eye expert has prescribed, but there are a few general guidelines you can follow when it comes to changing contact lenses if you’re not […]

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Can You Put New Lenses into Pre-Owned Frames?

Every pair of spectacles tells a story. They’ve been with you through it all, helping you see every word, corner, twist and turn without demanding much attention. While the first few weeks were awkward or you felt some hesitation, they’re a part of you now. We don’t want to change that. There’s no reason why you can’t continue your lover affair with the pair you wear every day! Learn a little more about how you can reglaze prescription glasses with Custom Eyecare today and ready your peepers for a strong sight experience… without losing your favourite frames! What is Reglazing? […]

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Custom Eyecare Optometrists always learning

At Custom Eyecare we pride ourselves on keeping up to date with advances in technology and the latest information available to our profession. As a results our Optometrists spend a lot of time each year educating themselves and others.

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