Halloween Contact Lenses: What You Need to Know Now

If you’ve ever been curious about coloured or novelty contact lenses, there’s no better time than Halloween to give them a try. By now, you’ve probably settled on the perfect costume, and some looks just beg for that final touch – dramatic eyes. Whether you’re going… Read more

Recipe: Salmon with Gnocchi and Spring Veggies

It would be great to be able to reverse the natural effects of aging, but until science catches up, we’ll just have to settle for slowing them down a bit. A healthy lifestyle means adequate exercise and proper nutrition: two things that are easy to neglect when life… Read more

Fight back against seasonal allergies!

Seasonal allergies can be torture for contact lens wearers. From itchy and watery eyes, to redness that just won’t quit, pollen from trees and grass just won’t leave many of us alone. Allergies and hay fever can start to… Read more

What vitamins are best for your eyes?

Vitamins are essential nutrients for the health of your body. There are 13 basic types of vitamins, and you can get an adequate supply of these by eating a balanced diet. Some vitamins are stored in the body, while others are regularly eliminated. Below, we’ve <b… Read more

Sunglasses Lens Colours

Sunglasses are more than just a fun fashion statement. The colour of lenses you choose can mean different things for your vision. Your eyes and the delicate skin around them are especially vulnerable to sun damage from UVA and UVB rays. Although some contact lenses… Read more

Contact lenses for winter sports

Contact lenses can be a real game changer for athletes by improving their comfort, raising their performance levels, and ensuring safety. And, they’re especially convenient for winter sports. Whether you’re an avid skier or just an occasional snow bunny, here’s what you need to know about <b… Read more

Dry eye syndrome

About 50% of contact lens wearers suffer from dry eye syndrome. But what is it that causes dry eyes? There can be two answers: either insufficient tear production, or any defects in the tear film. When your eyes have lack of lubrication and moisture on their surface,… Read more

Halloween’s spookiest traditions

What’s not to love about the one day every year when it is socially acceptable, and yes, even encouraged, to wear an outrageous costume and consume massive amounts of candy and sweets? Absolutely nothing, we say. Visions of pumpkins and ghosts are all around us, but … Read more

Halloween vampire make-up inspiration

There are two types of people in the world: those who love Halloween, and those who really love Halloween. We, at Alensa, fall into the latter category. If you’re like us, then why not accentuate your Halloween look with coloured or themed contact lenses? We’ve… Read more

Our ultimate guide to coloured contact lenses

Have you dreamed of trying out a different colour for your eyes? Or maybe you just want to enhance your own beautiful eye colour to make your eyes look even brighter? This is possible with coloured contact lenses. They are available with corrective power,… Read more