Children’s Glasses

Children’s Glasses

Many parents are already looking towards back to school: what their child should bring for lunches, what supplies they need, and–most importantly–what items (like glasses) they need to succeed in September. For children with poor eyesight, a pair of glasses with an...
Dry Eye Syndrome

Dry Eye Syndrome

Throughout the year, many Canadians will, unfortunately, experience dry eyes. If you’ve ever had dry eyes you understand that it can be extremely irritating, painful and itchy. While common, dry eye syndrome can feel exhausting to deal with and having regular eye...
Toric Contact Lenses

Toric Contact Lenses

Eye health is so much more than just regular glasses, sunglasses, and contact lenses. Modern medicine has offered us so many unique forms of corrective eyewear to ensure we are seeing the best we can and feeling the best we can. Toric contact lenses are just another...
What Are Cataracts

What Are Cataracts

At Hakim Optical, we want to take the time to help educate Canadians about what exactly cataract awareness means. While we’re sure you’ve heard of cataracts, if you’ve never dealt with them personally, you may not know what they are and how they can affect your life....

Types Of Hinges For Your Glasses

Although glasses hinges may not be the first thing you think of when purchasing a new pair of glasses, they’re one of the most crucial parts of the inner workings of your eyewear, as they contribute to their functionality as well as how comfortable they are when you...