All About Buying Glasses Online

Tips And Benefits

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Our experience as one of the largest online prescription glasses retailers in the UK has taught us all about the advantages and disadvantages of ordering prescription glasses online. That is why we want to share some of that knowledge with you. We are going to cover both the pros and cons of buying glasses online (yes, there are some setbacks) as well as tips to make sure you have a positive experience.

Why should I buy glasses online?

It’s convenient

The convenience of purchasing glasses online means you can access them at any time, no matter what time of day or night it is. You can also have your glasses delivered directly to your door.

It’s cheaper

By not having a physical presence, you are able to pass on savings to you, the customer, as well as gain access to exclusive deals and discounts online.

You have more choice

In comparison to brick-and-mortar stores, you are provided with a wider variety of shapes, colours, styles, and brands when you purchase glasses online.

Help is always available

In addition to qualified opticians, we have a dedicated customer service team on hand to assist you with any questions you may have. We may even contact you regarding your order as a result.

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Tips for buying online

Follow these helpful tips if you wish to make the most of your online shopping experience.

Know what you are looking for and what suits you best

If you already own glasses and know what works best for you, this may be easier, but it is essential to get the right pair of glasses.

In order to save you time, it is important to have an idea of what you are looking for, whether it is a particular color, material, or shape. However, if you are uncertain, do not hesitate to ask. There are a number of tools and guides available to help you narrow down your options, such as our free Face Shape guide.

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Measure the frame dimensions

You can ease this process by entering the measurements of your current pair of glasses into our Best Fit Machine. A list of possible frames will appear, and from there you can choose glasses knowing that they will fit.

Related Questions

What are the advantages of buying glasses online?
You can browse over 1000 styles of glasses online without having to feel pressured by sales representatives. This is one of the major advantages of buying glasses online. In addition, you can customize your shopping experience by selecting your favorite brands, shapes, sizes, colours, or even your current frame measurements, making it easy for you to find what you are looking for.The fact that we do not have a physical store also allows us to offer frames from iconic brands at very competitive prices as well as year-round offers and discounts so that you are able to save even more.
Can glasses purchased online be as good as those purchased in a physical store?

Despite not physically seeing you first, glasses can still be just as you wish if they are made without seeing you first. Your concerns are understandable, but rest assured we will receive all the necessary information from your eye test to create the lenses that will satisfy your needs. Our opticians will contact you if we need any additional information.

Our selection includes everything from the same brands as physical stores to our own exclusive brands, and all of our frames are made from high-quality materials.