Author Archives: Salim Juma



Fabulous new Cartier ranges available at Eye Emporium Swiss Cottage!

Cartier looks beyond the fleeting fashions of the day, forging a style out of its extraordinary history, travels and encounters with exceptional personalities. Founded in 1847 in Paris, Cartier stands as one of the world’s most esteemed and respectful Maisons in … Read more



The facts behind your amazing eyes

It’s pretty safe to say that most of us usually take our eyes and eyesight for granted. But when you stop and think about it, your eyesight is an amazing thing. Without it your life would be completely different – … Read more


New testing machines added at John High Opticians Kent branches

Your eye test will be even better, thanks to our new state-of-the-art equipment

When you visit your optician, you want to know that your eyes are being thoroughly examined and even the slightest changes are being monitored. You also want to be sure that you’re having all of the latest tests and checks … Read more



Cataracts: an overview

Have you ever noticed someone with cloudy-looking eyes? It’s almost as if the person has a white contact lens in over their pupil, isn’t it? This is what a cataract looks like. It’s likely that you’ve heard of cataracts before. … Read more


Tips for your eyes during pregnancy from Eye Emporium Opticians

If you’re pregnant, remember that your eyes may need some extra attention too

It’s likely that if you’re pregnant you have a lot on your mind. You need to make sure you’re eating enough of the right things while avoiding the wrong things; you may be experiencing morning sickness or back pain; and … Read more


John High

Eye Emporium to introduce hundreds more frames to John High Group

As you may know, the John High Group has recently joined the Eye Emporium family. These four practices are already fantastic when it comes to the level of friendly, attentive service that you can expect from an Eye Emporium optician, … Read more



Are your sunglasses keeping your eyes safe while keeping you stylish?

What glorious weather we’ve been having lately. It’s always unexpected when we have such a long run of sunshine in the UK; what we call a ‘heatwave’ is what other countries call ‘summer’! It’s likely that the great weather has … Read more


Clear vision

Discover clear vision all day long, without glasses, contact lenses, or laser surgery

It sounds almost too good to be true, doesn’t it? That you can wake up to clear vision and go about your day without your trusted specs or contact lenses. In fact, if you’ve relied on vision correction for a … Read more



Imagine your life without sight

At some point in your life you may have wondered what it might be like to be blind. Perhaps you have a friend or family member who is blind, or you’ve come across someone who is blind while you’ve been … Read more


Peripheral vision

Loss of peripheral vision can have a big impact on your life. Do as much as you can to prevent it

Have you ever noticed something out of the corner of your eye, then seen the funniest, prettiest, or most exciting thing? Sometimes we see things in what we call our peripheral vision, and are lucky enough to catch sight of … Read more



How will myopia affect your vision?

A few weeks ago we wrote a post on hyperopia and what it means for your eyes. We explained long- (or far-) sightedness in simple terms and talked through the types of vision correction that’s available for this condition. This … Read more



Do Transition Lenses Actually Work

It is now widely accepted that exposure to sunlight over the long term can have a detrimental effect on your sight and may lead to the development of conditions such as cataracts and macular degeneration. Eye care professionals generally recommend … Read more


What Happens At An Eye Appointment

Having an eye exam is one of the best steps you can take to protect your vision. Eye problems are most treatable when they are detected in their early stages, and regular eye exams can pick up eye defects in … Read more


Football world cup

If you’ve been inspired by the World Cup, read on…

It’s that time again when football fever takes hold of countries across the globe. Yes, the World Cup means that for a few weeks, football fans eat, sleep and breathe the beautiful game. You can’t watch television for more than … Read more


Summer Holiday

Protecting Your Eyes This Summer

Most people look forward to the summer, to holidays and to spending time in the open air, but it can be a time when your eyes are most at risk. Whether it is damage from bright sunlight, sports injuries, accidents … Read more