Category Archives: Top Tips

How to properly clean and care for your glasses

Wash your face, clean your teeth, anti-bac your shopping trolley. We’ve all had to step up our daily cleaning regime lately but, be honest, how well do you really care for your eyewear? The answer is probably ‘Not well enough’. Well, fear not, we’re here to walk you through the Dos and Don’ts of freshening […]

Black Friday Blowout Top Ten Picks

Being asked to choose your top ten fave frames from the Low Cost Glasses Black Friday Blowout is a bit like being asked to choose your favourite child. Not easy and a little controversial. But always fun to give it a go. As you’ll only be seeing your friends, family, colleagues and, well, pretty much all […]

Can you wear glasses in VR: the ultimate guide to eyesight and virtual reality

Can you wear glasses in VR? The ultimate guide to eyesight and virtual reality Looking at buying a virtual reality headset and wondering; should I wear glasses in VR? Virtual reality (VR) headsets became all the craze after they were released in 2016. Although their history goes much further back than that, 2016 is when […]

How to stop eyes strain caused by screens | Low Cost Glasses™

Screen-time fatigue anyone? While many of us are well used to spending eight hours a day looking at our screens for work, we may be less used to looking at that screen from the sofa, a makeshift desk on the breakfast bar, or from a panic-bought chair that’s far from fit for purpose. Working from […]

Tips for taking a good selfie with glasses | Low Cost Glasses™

Love them or hate them, the selfie is here to stay, so let’s embrace it. Did you know the word ‘Selfie’ has shimmied its way into the Oxford Dictionary? There is even a National Selfie Day (we’re not kidding!). And it is said that the average Millennial will take up to 25,700 selfies in their […]

Face mask advice for glasses wearers – stopping fog | Low Cost Glasses™

Hey Glasses, meet Face Mask, your new friend. Let’s see if we can all play nicely together shall we? As lockdown life eases and the ‘New Normal’ comes into effect, glasses-wearing commuters around the world battle with their steamy specs and masks without much success. Face coverings are now mandatory on public transport with the […]

Choose the right tint for you and your style!

Okay, so life isn’t going quite as we’d planned for 2020 (possibly the understatement of the year!) but at least the sunshine is on our side. So let’s not torture ourselves with thoughts of holidays lost or cancelled. But we can still remain hopeful, that the British Summer continues to deliver some serious sunshine this […]

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