eyes

eyecare | Longevity LIVE

No more than a few decades ago, taking care of your eyes meant nothing more than eating your carrots, going for your annual eye test to make sure everything is still functioning as it should, and vaguely believing your mother when she says you’ll get square eyes if you stare

crow’s feet | Longevity LIVE

When it comes to aging skin, our eyes are always the first to go. This leads to the development of fine lines and wrinkles around the eye area regularly referred to as crow’s feet. Crow’s feet are entirely normal and they slowly develop over time as a result of regular

Glaucoma

Thousands of South Africans are unaware that they have glaucoma, a leading cause of blindness. In conjunction with World Glaucoma Week from March 10-16, Novartis South Africa urges South Africans to be aware of their risk and to take steps to have the disease diagnosed as early as possible. Sometimes

eye | Longevity LIVE

To better prepare for the year ahead, it’s important that our health is in optimal condition. In the case of our sight, the month of January serves as National Glaucoma Awareness Month in the United States. Glaucoma is an eye disease that also happens to be the second leading cause

makeup | Longevity LIVE

Spectacles are not merely for better vision. The right frame can be a valuable accessory to complete one’s look. Apart from doing vision tests and ensuring patients frames are comfortable and complement their appearance, Mellins i-Style optometrist, Meriek van den Berg regularly advises on different eye makeup and techniques for

The eyes are not only the gateway to your soul – they’re also a dead giveaway of your age, especially if you’ve led an unhealthy lifestyle. Age and beauty The skin surrounding your eyes is delicate, making it more susceptible to accelerated aging than the rest of your skin. Karen

tired eyes | Longevity LIVE

Make-up Artist Bobbi Brown shares some of her favorite tips and tricks on how to hide those tired eyes, giving you a fresh appearance. First Steps • Before applying your foundation, prep skin with oil-free moisturisers such as Oil Control Lotion SPF 15 or Protective Face Lotion SPF 15. •