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Ever hear of Snow Blindness? Heading on a Ski Holiday soon? Here's a few reasons to pack High Quality Sunglasses ⛷

Snowblind — it's a frightening word. Thankfully, it's a condition that is preventable by a couple key pre trip measures. Snow blindness is a painful, temporary loss of vision due to overexposure to the sun's UV rays at high altitudes. In fact, snow can reflect more than 80 percent of the UV rays that fall upon it meaning it's very important to pack the right eye protection for your trip! You have planned a ski trip with friends or family, you have your ski pass ordered, your pants, boots, jackets and ski goggles packed, but what about your Sunglasses? It’s very important to don your shades in snowy and icy conditions. The reason for this is not to just look...

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Want to know how much time Irish people spend at screens each day? 👨🏼‍💻👩🏼‍💻

How many minutes do you spend at a screen each day? Between work screens & laptops, at home on your phone, and Netflix, chances are, it's a lot! Check our our infographic below with some of the the most recent stats of screen usage in Ireland.  Have you ever got a headaches after a long day at work or struggled to sleep after a lot of screen time? Our guess is that you are being exposed to a lot of harmful blue light! Check out the Blue Light collection starting at €49.99 here. #HOWMANYMINUTES Check out our collection of Henshaw Blue Light Filter glasses here.

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My experience with Digital Eye Strain (DES): Are you aware of the signs?

Hi Guys, Following my last piece on my experience with Blue Light, I had alot of questions about Digital Eye strain and it's effects. I have some pointers below on how to spot it, and keep on top of it! Thanks for reading, Robbie What is Digital Eye Strain? Digital Eye Strain (DES) in short is a culmination of symptoms caused by staring at digital devices for too long, such as phone, laptop, computer monitor or tablet. There are a variety of symptoms of the ailment that people can experience, ranging from singular to multiple reported. What are the symptoms? The most common symptoms reported include: Eye Fatigue Discomfort or irritation in Eyes Headaches Dry or itchy eyes Blurry or double...

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