Can I Wear Contact Lens if I Have Astigmatism?

Can I Wear Contact Lens if I Have Astigmatism?

The simple and straightforward answer is: Yes, you can. And, it’s not even a big issue. Actually, one third of all people that wear contact lenses also need to correct for astigmatism. Astigmatism affects people regardless of whether their other vision issues are with nearsightedness or farsightedness. The current percentage of people being corrected for… Read More

The Man With Droopy Eyes

The Man With Droopy Eyes

Around 3 years ago a gentleman with unaided vision (his long-distance sight was perfect) said all of a sudden his eyes were constantly squinting, with the eyelids drooping for no discernable reason. Before coming to see us at Visual Q Eyecare he told us he’d already visited 4 ophthalmologists (eye specialist surgeons), 1 neurologist and… Read More

From Denmark With Love: ProDesign

From Denmark With Love: ProDesign

If you’ve never heard of ProDesign from Denmark, then it’s time you were introduced to one of the most highly evolved, modern and artistic designer glasses companies in the world. When it comes to stylish and fashionable frames using multi-coloured acetates, high quality metals and highly innovative hinge systems, ProDesign leads the way in many… Read More

Contact Lens

Contact Lens

We at Visual Q Eyecare know that prescribing contact lenses should not be taken lightly, or rushed in any way. There are a number of variables you should be aware of when considering the purchase and use of contact lens, such as the type, the brand, how the lenses feel on your eyes, cleaning solutions,… Read More

Glasses

Glasses

Visual Q Eyecare helps you to achieve your vision in life. We pride ourselves on our ability to look at the finer details when you are choosing glasses. An example of this is our Practice Manager Simon, who when helping a customer does not answer the telephone. Our boutique service focuses on providing you with… Read More

Eye Tests

Eye Tests

What does Visual Q do? We at Visual Q Eyecare are opposed to the stereotypical optometry test, as these basic level analyses don’t really discover the underlying problem behind an eye issue. Our expert optometrist Susana has over 20 years experience in the industry, and she knows you need to look deeper to understand the… Read More

How Does Your Contact Lens Feel?

How Does Your Contact Lens Feel?

Contact lenses need to feel comfortable on your eye. You really shouldn’t even be aware that they are there. However, there are a number of issues that can arise that will affect how well your contacts feel. For example, gritty eyes, red eyes, dry eyes, or simply feeling the contact lens can all be quite bothersome. Gritty… Read More

Designer Frame Brands

Designer Frame Brands

Visual Q loves design and style in glasses. We are very aware of how powerful a stylish pair of glasses can make you look and feel. In the field of pure design we have a variety of brands and styles to choose from. For the minimalist we have Porsche Design, while lovers of colour will… Read More