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UV rays love snow. But we do too and, we want to enjoy the outdoors while keeping our eyes healthy!

December 3, 2020

Meet Tom Davies, the iconic eyewear designer behind Catch London

New Look is introducing Tom Davies, the creative mind behind the boundary-pushing Catch London brand. Made in London, the designer brand creates urban, elegant styles reflecting London’s effortlessly bold character. We had the opportunity to virtually sit down with the man behind the frames and get a look into what inspired his new collection.

August 24, 2020

10 Reasons to Love Kenneth Cole

Kenneth Cole is a designer from New York City who has been in business for over 30 years. We love Kenneth Cole, not only for the company’s high-quality, sophisticated frames from the Reaction collection, but also because of the brand’s social causes. Here are 10 reasons why we love this brand:

August 3, 2020

Choosing Lenses With Our Refinement Scale

When you purchase new glasses, there are many different lens options available and it’s sometimes hard to find which lens is right for your needs. To help you choose the right lens, New Look has created a simple-to-use lens refinement scale. Jacinthe Laurendeau, optician and merchandising director at New Look, explains how this innovative scale works.

July 16, 2020

Contact Lenses and COVID-19: Myths and Facts

Over the past few weeks, several media outlets around the world have been suggesting that contact lenses should not be worn during the COVID-19 pandemic. But where are the experts on this issue? The most recent studies demystify the topic and confirm that contact lenses are safe to wear, as long as they are handled with care.

April 15, 2020

Prevent eye strain : Symptoms & Remedy

In a world where the use of digital screens is part of everyday life, especially now with the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s important to know what impact they have on our eyes.
March 30, 2020

How often should you get an eye exam?

Your eyes are the most precious thing you have. To ensure that you maintain healthy eyes, optometrists recommend having your eyes checked regularly. The frequency of an eye exam will vary depending on your age and health.

An optometrist is the health care professional trained and authorized to perform an eye examination. It is necessary to make an appointment with an optometrist who is a member of the College of Optometrist in your province.

March 2, 2020

Government’s New Eyeglasses Reimbursement Program (RAMQ)

Did you know that the Quebec government has been offering a financial assistance program for parents since September 2019 to help them purchase glasses and contact lenses for their children? In addition to eye exam coverage for children under the age of 18, the new See Better to Succeed program from the Régie de l’assurance maladie du Québec (RAMQ) offers a $250 refund on eyeglasses or contact lenses.

March 2, 2020

Determining the quality of a frame: what you need to know

When the time comes to choose a new frame, how do you evaluate its quality? It is a complex subject as there are so many variables between the manufacturers and the materials. Here are some basic tips for selecting the right eyeglass frame, which you can confirm with the recommendation of an experienced eyecare professional.

March 2, 2020