Eyecare Hub: Health, Advice & Information

Here at Optical Revolution, we're experts in all things eye health, but we're equally invested in sharing our knowledge with our customers.

That’s why we’ve created our Eyecare Hub, where you’ll find plenty of helpful resources on a variety of different topics related to vision health and wellness, along with some essential glasses styling inspiration guides! 

Learn about lots of common health conditions and understand the importance of routine eye exams, read up on our favourite brands ahead of your glasses styling consultation, or make the most of some general wellness advice from us. Ready to book an appointment at your local opticians practice? Simply get in touch with us today.

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How To Treat & Manage The Symptoms Of Dry Eyes

Dry eyes are a very common condition, whether you experience an occasional feeling of dryness, or you suffer with dry eye syndrome frequently. It can be caused by a range of both physical and lifestyle factors, and can make your eyes feel itchy, uncomfortable and tired.

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How To Pick Frames To Suit Your Workwear Style

Many people who wear prescription glasses choose to invest in two pairs: one for work, and one for general life. It’s common to make distinctions between workwear and casual wear and glasses are no different – you might have a fun, colourful pair for the weekend, but you might not want to wear them to your Monday meetings!

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How Can Computer Vision Syndrome Affect Vision?

If you spend long periods of time using screens or work at a computer, you could be at risk of something called Computer Vision Syndrome. This condition can affect your vision and cause pain and discomfort around the eyes, head, neck, and shoulders.

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A Guide to Short Sightedness

Short sightedness, also known as Myopia or near-sightedness, is a common condition in which the vision is blurred when looking at objects that are far away, while close vision is usually unaffected

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The Ultimate Guide To Colour Blindness

Colour blindness is also referred to as colour vision deficiency and it’s when a person sees colours differently to most people. Colour blindness is caused by abnormalities in the three colour-sensing cones in the retina which can make it hard to differentiate between certain colours or certain shades of colour.

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Choosing The Perfect Glasses For Your Face Shape

Deciding on the style of glasses that best suits you can be tricky. The question of ‘what glasses shape suits me best?’ is one that you may think of as being quite subjective, and you’d be right. However, there are certain elements of our face shape that can steer us in the right direction as to what will work best for our features from a proportional point of view.

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A Complete Guide To Diabetic Retinopathy

Those with diabetes are at risk of developing diabetic retinopathy if their condition is not properly managed and monitored. In this guide, we break down everything you need to know about the condition and answer commonly asked questions to help you understand how to prevent it from occurring.

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Long Sightedness: Symptoms & Treatment Guide

Long sightedness, also known as farsightedness, hypermetropia, and hyperopia, is the term used when you have difficulty seeing things up close. People who are long-sighted can see objects in the distance with no problems but when they look at things up close, they appear blurry or out of focus.

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Brand Spotlight: A Guide to Tom Davies Eyewear

Tom Davies is a cult eyewear brand based in the UK, specialising in creating glasses frames that not only provide high-quality function and exceptional fit, but that also exude style as unique as the individual wearing them.

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Headaches & Eyesight: Understanding Key Links

Headaches are a common problem that many of us will suffer from over the course of our lives. They’re often not a cause for concern but they can significantly disrupt our daily routines and tasks.

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