By Emily TaitWith the festive party season upon us, it's time to think about which dresses people are going to wear and plan their hairstyles, but one important consideration that they often neglect to focus on is getting eye makeup right. Clairissa Cioch, manager of Hot Spot Salon & Spa,... Read more


By Adrian GalbrethDiseases such as age-related macular degeneration and retinitis pigmentosa can severely impact people's lives and eventually lead to blindness, with the main problem for some being the fact that no highly effective drugs or means of delivering them are widespread yet. However,... Read more


By Alexa KaczkaThe policeman who was shot and blinded by Raoul Moat is to take part in a clinical trial which could possibly restore his vision, it has been reported. According to the Daily Mail, PC David Rathband, 43, has asked to take part in a new type of therapy which involves using electrodes... Read more


By Emily TaitThere has been an explosion in the popularity of false eyelashes in the last couple of years thanks to the popularity of TV shows glamorising heavy make up and accessories, and it seems the latest trend is for decorative, paper eyelash extensions.The Daily Mail reported that the... Read more


By Alexa KaczkaPeople heading away in the near future have been advised to pack sunglasses in their suitcase, even if they think they will not be visiting a sunny clime. This is because the effects of the sun can be just as harmful in the colder months as the hot ones, with vision still susceptible... Read more


By Emily TaitProgrammes such as The Only Way is Essex have contributed to a boom in the demand for fake eyelashes and other products to alert women's appearance, according to a new report. Research carried out by Alibaba.com shows that companies have been cashing in on the desire for false... Read more


By Alexa KaczkaA top baseball player has revealed how he was been able to take his game to the next level after undergoing a vision correction procedure. Pablo Sandoval, the third baseman with the San Francisco Giants, underwent LASIK laser eye surgery in a bid to improve a 20/40 impairment in his... Read more


By Alexa KaczkaPeople should never feel that their eyesight is perfect, even if they are not experiencing any vision problems, one expert has advised. Speaking to Female First, to Debbie Bathgate, lens product manager from eyewear manufacturer Rodenstock, noted that even people who appear to have... Read more


By Emily TaitEvery woman knows that the winter weather can play havoc with their hair and complexion, but now it appears that even the eyes are not untouchable, as they look older at this time of year. That is according to a clinical study carried out by Adonia Organics as part of the development... Read more


By Emily TaitThe major makeup trend this season is likely to be for 'panda eyes' as women seek to emulate female celebrities by laying the eye makeup on thick. Already, celebrities such as Harry Potter star Emma Watson, former X Factor judge Cheryl Cole and Kate Middleton have been pictured... Read more


By Alexa KaczkaWith winter almost upon us and the temperature dropping, it is easy for people to think that they are no longer in danger from the sun's rays, but that is not the case, as UV can still harm the skin and eyes.Although many people will have put their sunglasses away for the winter,... Read more


By Adrian GalbrethPeople who make the decision to undergo laser eye surgery will notice the benefits of the procedure almost immediately, according to one expert who has extolled the virtues of the operation.Wayne Crewe-Brown, a leading consultant ophthalmic surgeon and medical director at Optilase... Read more


By Alexa KaczkaA significant proportion of fleet drivers are not having their eyes regularly checked through company testing, according to a new poll.The survey of 127 fleet operators by Brake's Fleet Safety Forum, seen by Fleet News, revealed that some 42 per cent of fleets do not offer... Read more


By Adrian GalbrethAs recently as 50 years ago, there were very few means of correcting vision without having to wear bulky glasses or prototype contact lenses, but all that has changed in the last half a century thanks to new inventions coming onto the market and helping people to enjoy a new lease... Read more


By Emily TaitThose looking to imitate the eye makeup glamour of Kim Kardashian can choose between the more simple daytime look or the complex night time looks that she is known for. Makeup artist Mario Dedivanovic recently told Starlounge that his client's eyes are her best feature and the... Read more


By Emily TaitThose wanting to show off their eyes in the best possible way should consider investing in classic sunglasses, an expert has advised.Erika Chloe, celebrity stylist and chief executive officer at Myimageexpert.com, said that those looking to buy new lenses should opt for some of the more... Read more


By Alexa KaczkaContact lenses are one of the essentials that town chiefs are advising should be included in people's evacuation bags.The City of Edinburgh council is urging residents living in the city centre to make up a grab bag of items as part of its major incident evacuation plan, the... Read more


By Adrian GalbrethScientists have announced an exciting new development that could allow emails to be projected onto people's contact lenses.Teams based at Washington University and Finland's Aalto University have successfully tested the technology on animals, with no sign of negative... Read more


By Emily TaitThose looking to follow the hottest makeup trends this season should make sure they use a combination of eye-catching tints, an expert has advised.Journal Online has highlighted the great way that properly-done eyes can tantalise onlookers and claimed that lashes are an important area... Read more


By Alexa KaczkaA new scheme is being rolled out in Canada in an attempt to encourage improved eye health among children of kindergarten age.The Alberta Association of Optometrists has announced that it will be launching an Eye See Eye Learn programme that will aim to address the impact that poor... Read more