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Old 21-02-2019, 02:59 AM   #5170
kaixin18
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I believe this is a common misconception about eyechecks.

Eyechecks are NOT done for free.

Most shop do it for ''free'' if you make a pair of glasses or Contact lens.
Our eyes are important just like our health. A good example is e.g. we see a doctor for a body/health check, we still have to pay a consultation fee or even for a quick check at the dentist.

We,Optometrist and Opticians also study, train and make sure we are qualified before coming out to the field to practice. Thus it's not some ''Chapalang''/unqualified individual that is checking your eyes.

Our eyes are really important thus we make sure that we put our utmost best in the refraction and analysis all the time.

I hope this clears up all about the notion too
sounds about right .. nothing too out of the norm
i need to make a pair of glasses for myself. I don't really want to go to Owndays. I feel like its overrated? is there any other places i can go to? which is cheap, value for money and not so pushy?
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