Online shopping is one of the best things the internet brings us. I love how you can compare dozens of stores and their respective products in a matter of minutes, instead of having to drive around for hours on end, wasting your time and your money in the process. Because wasting half a tank in order to save less money isn’t the smartest move.
These days, you can buy all kinds of things on the internet. And while some people will prefer to try the item on before buying, for things such as clothing or shoes, for other daily needs buying online is a no brainer.
Take contact lenses for example. You need them, you buy them on a regular basis, why bother going to a store every time you have to refill a prescription? It’s more, shopping online for contact lenses can save you hundreds. Why is that? Well first many stores on the high street sell their own brand, which is really a regular brand with their logo on the box. So if you go online, you can get the generic lenses which are the exact same model, for a lower price. You can absolutely get your prescription from your regular optician then go buy your contact lenses wherever you please.
In order to do that, you can look up charts online to find out the equivalent of the branded lenses you usually buy. If you add up the cost of lenses, solution and the regular appointments, you can find out how much your contact lenses and eye care is costing you every year. Some places will offer a monthly scheme, but in general you can get a better price if you order your products online, and get your appointments on the side. As a matter of facts, the NHS and some stores offer free eye testing. Because your vision evolves, you want to ensure you get tested regularly, and keep buying the lenses that are the best fit for your needs, otherwise you could damage your vision. Put a reminder in your calendar that it’s time to get tested, and try to do it promptly after you get the reminder.
Taking care of your eyes is a priority, and a must. That doesn’t mean you have to pay a high price for it. So shop around and try to get the best deal possible since the contact lenses are the same as the high street ones.
Click here to find out more about the products sold on Vision Direct. If you use the discount code SURPRISE you can get 10% off your first order, and shipping is free on orders over £49.
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