It may save you money, but buying glasses online could be rather short-sighted.
The high cost of prescription spectacles and contact lenses on the high street has led many to look online for bargains.
Researchers from consumer champion Which? bought and examined 36 pairs from 13 online retailers.
Of these, 15 were not up to scratch and four were described as ‘woeful’, with problems including mismatched lenses and failure to meet the prescription supplied by the testers.
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Also, A study by the School of optometry, l’Université de Montréal, found an astounding 94% failure rate with a random sampling of eyeglasses ordered online!
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