28.08.2009

By Emily TaitAn expert has noted that women are having trouble with finding the right sort of eye makeup for them.Karen Kay, a fashion and beauty journalist, explained that it is a skill to use makeup and suggested that women get some professional help to assist them."I think the majority of... Read more


27.08.2009

By Emily TaitWomen who want to keep abreast of the next season"s trends have been told about the "smudgy" eye look.According to the London Evening Standard, catwalks have been featuring models with heavily kohl-covered eyes.Makeup artist Kay Montano told the paper that women who want to... Read more


26.08.2009

Written by Emily TaitThe importance of special effect contact lenses in television has not diminished with time, a critic has noted.Les Anderson reviewed Sky, a 1975 TV series, for the DVD Times and made special note of the effect the contact lenses worn by one actor had.In the programme, a... Read more


25.08.2009

By Alexa KaczkaSunglasses for young eyes have been reviewed by a national newspaper.The Mail on Sunday selected five models of children"s shades that it found to be among the best products available.Baby Banz, at £10.75, has an adjustable strap to make sure the sunglasses stay properly on the... Read more


25.08.2009

By Emily TaitMakeup advice has been given to women who want to give themselves the fashionable "smoky eyes" effect.Writing in the Examiner, Taylor Olson said that it is a "surprisingly easy" look to recreate and listed two eyeshadows, eyeliner, mascara and brushes both for... Read more


24.08.2009

By Emily TaitA man has spoken of how his contact lenses give him a more youthful appearance. Writing for Catholic Online, Tom Kneier recalled how he began wearing contact lenses when he reached middle age.His wife had had her ears double pierced at the same time.Mr Kneier wrote: "I started... Read more


21.08.2009

By Alexa KaczkaA would-be mugger had to leave empty-handed after his chosen victim refused to hand over his glasses.John Townsend was approached by a man with a pen knife outside Leeds station, according to the Daily Mirror"s cricket blog.The knifeman demanded Mr Townsend"s sunglasses, but was told... Read more


21.08.2009

By Adrian GalbrethA man who is registered blind is fighting for the NHS to fund drugs which he says could save his sight.Dean Norris told the BBC that all he can see is "shadows" as he suffers from bad eye health including glaucoma.The sight in one of his eyes is gone and he has had two... Read more


20.08.2009

By Alexa KaczkaContact lenses provide a degree of protection for eyes against the rays of the sun.This is the information given by Alison Johnson in a Newport News article that appeared in the Baltimore Sun.She explained that contact lenses do shield part of the eye against sunshine, but added that... Read more


20.08.2009

By Martin BurnsThe sun is more powerful and harmful to young eyes than most parents realise, an expert has stated.Adrian Knowles of the Eye Care Trust told the Sun that most eye problems that are associated with the ageing process are usually inherited while the sufferer was a child.Although the... Read more


19.08.2009

By Adrian GalbrethContact lenses need to be thoroughly rinsed in order to get rid of deposits of protein left on them.This is the conclusion made in a study reported by OSN Super Site.Participants in the research wore silicone hydrogel contact lenses from CIBA Vision for five days, using a... Read more


18.08.2009

By Adrian GalbrethGlasses are being used by children to make style statements, according to an optometrist.Dr Amy Walker told the Source that most children who are prescribed glasses are not upset about it.She explained that more stylish frames have turned glasses into accessories for children and... Read more


18.08.2009

By Alexa KaczkaContact lenses are an increasingly popular choice for youngsters, according to a Canadian newspaper.Jo-Ann Rupert of Edson Pearle Vision and Debbie Burgess of Focus Optical, told the Edson Leader that children are opting for contact lenses instead of glasses more and more.Ms Rupert... Read more


14.08.2009

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14.08.2009

By Emily TaitA retro, catlike tone for eye makeup is being reported as one of the coming trends for next season.Writing for the Examiner, Kelly Kirby said that celebrities such as Angelina Jolie and Sophia Loren have been spotted wearing the 1950s and 60s inspired cats" eyes look.She suggested that... Read more


14.08.2009

By Martin BurnsA contact lens firm is shifting some of its manufacturing operations from Australia to the UK.CooperVision announced that part of this activity will be moved from Adelaide to Hamble in Southampton.The contact lens giant is also transferring part of its manufacturing from Norfolk,... Read more


13.08.2009

By Adrian GalbrethA new brand of solution for gas permeable contact lenses has been released.OSN SuperSite reports the launch of the Opti-Free GP contact lens solution from Alcon.A multi-purpose solution, it is used for cleaning and disinfecting gas permeable contact lenses.It contains the Tetronic... Read more


13.08.2009

By Emily TaitThis summer sees sunglasses in bright colours, according to a report.An article in the Cumberland News explained that pink, floral and fluorescent yellow frames are in fashion for this season.Celebrities such as Paris Hilton have been seen in novelty sunglasses such as heart-shaped... Read more


12.08.2009

By Emily TaitCameron Diaz has admitted she wears coloured contact lenses in public to help hide her identity.The film actress confessed to taking some of the costumes she has worn for various roles in order to disguise herself when she goes out in public, according to the Sun.She said she especially... Read more


11.08.2009

By Emily TaitAcuvue brand contact lenses has begun a new reality series based on an all-female rock band.The contact lens brand, produced by Johnson & Johnson, is involved in the series, which will show how the band, KSM, began and details of their touring.It will co-host episodes on the... Read more