152016Feb
What treatment is available for Dry Eye?

What treatment is available for Dry Eye?

Many of the current treatment options for Dry Eye are aimed at treating the symptoms of the condition. Eye drops and lubricants are often quite effective in treating Dry Eye Syndrome however the effects are often only temporary. Punctal plugs (plugging the drainage system for the tears), anti-inflammatory eye drops, oil-gland expression and improving nutrition are some…

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152016Feb

What is Dry Eye?

Dry eye causes a chronic lack of sufficient lubrication and moisture in the eye. This happens when the eye doesn’t produce enough tears, or the tears have a chemical composition that causes them to evaporate too quickly. What are the Symptoms? • Persistent dryness • Red eyes • Watery eyes • Grittiness • Scratchiness •…

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32016Feb
Caring for your child’s vision

Caring for your child’s vision

Did you know eye disorders are the most common long-term health problems for children, along with allergies and asthma? Good vision is important for a child’s educational, physical and social development. With many children suffering from an undetected vision problem, it’s important to give every child the best chance of reaching their full potential.

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32016Feb
Signs that could indicate your child has a vision problem

Signs that could indicate your child has a vision problem

These days, a large portion of childhood learning in the classroom is taught using visual aids. That means if your child has a possible vision problem, they will most definitely be impacted in their development and learning. Children will often have no idea that they even have a vision problem nor will they speak out…

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182016Jan
The Pros and Cons of Ortho K Technology

The Pros and Cons of Ortho K Technology

Orthokeratology, also known as Ortho-K lenses, is a non-surgical, reversible procedure that uses custom-made contact lenses to gradually, gently reshape the front surface of your corneas to provide clearer vision. Unlike traditional contact lenses, you can wear Ortho-K lenses overnight while you sleep, and remove them each morning. The benefit is your reshaped corneal surface…

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72015Dec
What causes migraine?

What causes migraine?

Do you suffer from Migraines? Have you considered that your eyes could be a cause of your migraines? Eye Strain Just like the muscles in your body, your eyes can get tired. For the job they do, your eyes contain the strongest muscles in your body. But as strong as they are, they can become…

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12015Dec
30% off famous brand frames – Now is the time to shop

30% off famous brand frames – Now is the time to shop

For those exclusive and beautiful frames that you want, now is the perfect time to shop with Insight Optometry’s special 30% off famous brand frames: Cocowear is one of the most beautifully decorated frames matched with such exquisite elements as silk, dried flowers, feathers, semiprecious stones, metal accents and enamelling. These frames grace the face of…

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12015Dec

Silhouette, our number one selling range of designer glasses

Silhouette,  Austrian-made eyewear, the company has been setting benchmarks in style, comfort and material since 1964. The design is limitless and constantly surprising, whilst simultaneously being distinctive and unique. Consistent clarity and weightlessness – a timeless statement. Authentic eyewear for authentic people. Beauty based on harmony and on self-confident individuality; Silhouette eyewear creates perfect unity…

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92015Nov

Our specialised equipment – Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)

People often experience changes in their vision when they reach their 40s. Early signs of eye conditions and more serious problems can be detected by using an OCT device that takes a detailed 3D image below the surface of the retina, giving a more detailed picture of one’s eye health. The Optical Coherence Tomography is…

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22015Nov
Tips for Maintaining a Healthy Lifestyle

Tips for Maintaining a Healthy Lifestyle

We all know that eating right can help you maintain a healthy weight and avoid certain health problems, but your diet can also have a profound effect on your mood and sense of wellbeing. Eating more fruit and vegetables, cooking meals at home, and reducing your fat and sugar intake on the other hand, may…

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262015Oct

Introducing Maui Jim and Etnia

Insight Optometrists takes pleasure in introducing you to the world of two famous eyewear manufacturers: Maui Jim and Etnia Barcelona. Maui Jim fashion eyeglasses: where beauty and functionality come together. Maui Jim is a Hawaiian-based manufacturer of sunglasses based on the island of Maui and marketed worldwide. The majority of their lines are marketed with an oceanic…

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