It's your wedding day, but what will you choose glasses, contacts, or no vision?

So you’re about to walk the aisle and get married – congratulations!You have lots of decisions to make, some big some small. You have to pick a location, find a willing cleric, buy some fairly expensive one-off clothes, arrange for a reception, pay for an expensive cake, not to mention all the... Read more

Paris Fashion Week Closed With Touching Blind Fashion Show

This year's Paris Fashion Week closed with a very moving event dedicated to all people who suffer from blindness or partial blindness. The final day of this fashion festival hosted an event called Blind Fashion Show. This event featured many visually impaired models walking down the catwalk with no... Read more

Sarah Jessica Parker Dishes About Her Smoky Eye Makeup

News outlets have just revealed that American actress Sarah Jessica Parker wears her distinctive smoky eye makeup both on and off the red carpet. Parker told reporters that she loves the way her eyes look with the sultry dark color around them, so she just decided to put on this makeup every... Read more

Hydrogel Market Growth Means a Clearer Future for Contact Lens Wearers

The number of contact lens wearers, both for vision correction and cosmetic eye-color beautification, continues to increase annually. This growth is primarily attributable to the use of Hydrogel in contact lenses.Hydrogel is a network of water-insoluble polymer chains capable of retaining 90% or... Read more

Cosmetic Carbon Dioxide Injections May Be Just As Crazy As They Sound

Carboxytherapy is a relatively new cosmetic procedure that proponents claim can rejuvenate the skin around the eyes. The procedure involves injecting the areas around the eye with carbon dioxide. At first this causes severe swelling at the injection site.The claim is that as the CO2 is removed by... Read more

Dizzee Rascal undergoes laser eye surgery

Rapper Dizzee Rascal is just one of a long list of celebrities to discover the benefits of laser eye surgery, after undergoing an operation to clear his blurred vision. The artist was finding it hard to see clearly, and sometimes could not even see all the way to the back of the audience when... Read more

Cosplayer May Lose An Eye After Poor Cosmetic Contact Lens Care

Johnny Santos, who is more popularly known as Johnny Hybrid, may end up losing an eye after suffering an eye injury at the hands of cosmetic contact lenses. Santos frequently wears colored scelral contact lenses when dressing as Gambit, and character from the X-Men.The incident that resulted in his... Read more

Coloured contact lenses "proving popular" this summer

There has been a rise in the number of people wearing coloured contact lenses to events and parties in recent times, it has been claimed. Contact lens expert Rob Doole said that the popularity of the products is being driven by interest from fashionistas aiming to transform their appearance, as... Read more

Non-official coloured contact lenses "can be dangerous"

People who wear coloured contact lenses that have not been purchased from an official retailer risk putting their eyesight at risk, one healthcare authority has warned. According to the US regulatory body the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), many people have been attempting to imitate the... Read more

Makeup shades "should complement your eyes and skin tone"

When buying new makeup it should always complement your facial colourings, an expert claims. Abigail James, a facialist, holistic therapist and founder of abigailjames.com, advises that skin tone can be broken down into fair, light, medium and dark, each of which better suits certain makeup... Read more

Sunglasses "are far more than a fashion statement"

Sunglasses have long been an essential fashion accessory for people stepping out into the sun, particularly at this time of year when the sun peeks out from behind the clouds and dazzles us. However, too many people are unaware that sunglasses also play a key role in helping to protect us from the... Read more

Eye makeup application "holds personality clues for employers"

A person's appearance could hold clues about their personality to employers. While making an impression is recommended, employers take only 30 seconds to make up their minds about a candidate, meaning it is essential not to make any beauty blunders. An unkempt appearance, such as wearing a... Read more

Eye creams "do not work for everyone"

Eye creams that claim to do amazing things to people"s skin and boost their appearance are not necessarily the be all and end all when it comes to solving skincare issues, it has been claimed. Jane Druker, a health and beauty expert, said that although most people find an eye cream or gel works to... Read more

Subtle colours "key for daytime eye makeup"

Using subtle colours is the key to achieving excellent results when applying daytime eye makeup, an expert has claimed.Bang Style Hair and Culture has highlighted the fact that there is an unwritten code detailing what is suitable to wear during the daytime, which can often help people decide what... Read more

Stylish sunglasses "look great in winter sun"

Many people will be making the most of the winter weather in the coming weeks be heading off to one of the stylish ski resorts across Europe and taking part in some skiing or snowboarding. For many people it is the highlight of their year as they schuss and slalom down the slopes and show off their... Read more

Oil-free makeup "the best choice" for contact lens wearers

The best makeup choice for people who wear contact lenses is a type that is mainly oil free, according to one advice site.One India compiled a list of tips for contact lens wearers who apply makeup, noting that water resistant makeup products do not smudge the eyes and can also prevent... Read more

Potato slices "can cure puffy eyes"

Every morning, millions of people across the globe wake up with puffy eyes and have to travel to work knowing they don"t look their best, but this problem can be solved through a rather unexpected means, it has been claimed.According to weightwatchers, the humble potato can play a major role in... Read more

Contact lens wearers offered makeup tips

People who wear contact lenses, particularly coloured ones, will know that it can often be hard to choose the right makeup to accentuate their eyes while keeping with the rest of their face. For many who wear a style of contact lens that is already striking, they do not want to detract from the... Read more

"Read the instructions" when switching contact lenses

People considering switching contact lenses or using special decorative ones have been reminded to ensure the read the instructions when using the products.Coloured contact lenses are perfectly safe as long as they are purchased form reputable organisation, said Harold Wagener, a doctor of optometry... Read more

Contact lenses "can combine fashion with vision correction"

For years, people have been able to wear almost any type of garment or buy any accessory to match their hair or outfit, but nowadays people can take it one step further by investing in coloured contact lenses.The rising popularity of coloured contacts was recently highlighted on DNAIndia.com in an... Read more