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Choosing the right sunglasses for your face shape

Summer 2017 is approaching, and I for one, can’t wait! I’m such a summer lover. The mere hint of a bit of sunshine is enough to put a smile on my face, and gives me a fab excuse to wear my lovely sunnies! I have a bit of a collection of sunglasses now. I think it is a hold over from when I wore prescription glasses before I had laser eye surgery about 12 years ago. I never used to be able to buy eyewear ‘off the shelf’, and couldn’t get the lovely designer frames that my friends had. Once I...

April Social Media News: AR on Facebook, Ads on Snapchat & More

April showers bring May flowers (depending on where you live). This April also brought an onslaught of augmented reality, or AR, from a few of your favorite social media apps.Just like last month, Facebook and Instagram continued to compete with Snap Inc. in April, with all three apps launching new products and features to keep more users and marketers spending their time there.This is good news for marketers: Social media platforms are making it easier to do your job well. The tricky part...

The day wearing glasses suddenly became cool

The day wearing glasses suddenly became cool – words Amy TurnbullThis new-found specs appeal essentially started to flourish when the likes of Topshop, Primark, and H&M got their hands on them, specifically, the selling of glasses with non-prescription, clear lenses. Though it might have been puzzling to real spectacle wearers to discover that people with perfect eyesight were strutting around with glasses, this undoubtedly led to a swift change in how this item was perceived. Plus any...