In line with the latest Government Guidelines all M&S Opticians are now fully open and offering a full optical and hearing care service.
We’ve been working hard to ensure we can offer eye tests in a safe and considered environment. As such, we’ve implemented a number of changes so we can operate safely. These changes include;
Yes you can. We are able to provide routine eye tests although we must still maintain the appropriate infection prevention and control measures.
Wearing contact lenses is safe, however it is crucial that you wash your hands with soap and water and dry them with unused paper towels before putting your lenses in your eyes or when removing them.
Contact lens wearers with cold/flu/COVID-19 should stop wear until at least 24 hours after all symptoms have resolved.
We advise that you replace your contact lens cases at least every month. To clean your contact lens case:
It is important that you continue to use your eye drops and make sure you’re thoroughly washing your hands before putting the drops in your eyes.
A red eye is usually nothing to worry about and often gets better on its own. If you are a contact lens wearer, it’s important to stop wearing your contact lenses until the red eye has resolved. Sometimes a red eye can indicate something more serious, contact us if you experience any light sensitivity, pain or a decrease in vision.