They have been designing and creating a huge range of lenses for over 170 years.
Their history began in France under the name of Société des Lunetiers, a frame making brand that began acquiring lens and frame factories in order to export products all over the world. The name eventually became Essilor in 1972, and since then the brand have continued to pioneer innovative breakthroughs in lens technology.
From the creation of the world’s first varifocal lens, the team at Essilor create solutions that are tailored specifically to your lifestyle, age, hobbies and visual needs.
Everyone’s vision is different, and our modern technology has allowed us to accommodate for this, making enhanced vision more accessible.


Essilor lenses are the number one spectacle lens brand recommended by opticians worldwide.
Essilor have a visual solution for all lifestyles and needs:

- Get sharp vision with Varilux varifocal lenses
- Reduce and prevent eyestrain with Eyezen single vision lenses
- Combine your corrective lens design with Transitions for the ultimate in vision protection and comfort

Eyezen Single Vision

Single vision corrective lens design. Enhanced everyday lenses, designed for modern lifestyles and adapted for digital device use.

Varilux Varifocals

Varifocal corrective lens design. You are able to see close-up, far and everything in between, with visual comfort.


We have committed to offering you the best possible eye care services, with state-of-the-art equipment and lenses to help you see clearly and comfortably.


Our highly-skilled dispensing opticians & lab technicians will be able to offer you a great range of lens options, including varifocals, single vision, photochromic lenses, polarised lenses and more. We also have a range of lens coatings that will make your lenses remain scratch free with additional protective elements for UV light and reflections.


A lens solution is made up of three sections. Firstly, you need to find out what your visual needs are. Your independent local optician will carry out a thorough eye examination and establish what your prescription is. Based on this and your lifestyle, your optician will be able to recommend the best visual solution, either a single vision lens design (Eyezen) or a varifocal lens design (Varilux).


Go beyond your correction and shield your eyes from reflections, smudges and scratches for picture-perfect clarity.
Benefit from clarity of vision with a Crizal lens enhancement. Crizal lens coatings ensure your lenses shield your eyes from reflections, protects your lenses from scratches, smudges, dust, water and protects your eyes from UV and can even filter harmful Blue-Violet light. Choose a lens enhancement for your everyday needs; Crizal Sapphire UV or Crizal Prevencia depending on your needs, enhanced lens aesthetics or superior eye health protection or Crizal Drive to enhance your driving lenses.

Crizal Easy UV ensures your lenses stay clear and are easy to clean, because clear lenses make it easier for you to see.

The Benefits of Crizal Easy UV are the increase the durability of your lenses. By adding Crizal Easy UV you are making your new lenses more durable with scratch protection.


Your Essilor lenses are also incredibly easy to clean ensuring you always have clear vision.

At the same time, your eyes will always be from UVA and UVB rays. As protecting your eyes from UV is just as important as protecting your skin. Crizal Easy UV lens enhancements offer UV protection contributing to your overall health. Thanks to its glare reduction properties your lenses will help combat eye strain by reducing glare from your television, computer screen, and smartphone.

The Benefits of Crizal Prevencia include Blue-Violet Light Projection. Prevencia protects your eyes from harmful Blue-Violet light meanwhile being fully dust-repellent, repelling dust particles for clearer vision and easy to clean lenses. Crizal Prevencia selectively filters out harmful UV and Blue-Violet light as reducing Blue-Violet exposure helps supports retinal cell survival. Crizal Prevencia blocks UV rays from passing through the front of the lens and prevents UV rays from reflecting off of the back of your lens into your eye, resulting in an E-SPF rating of 35, the highest E-SPF index on a clear lens for optimal UV protection.

Your Essilor lenses will also be smudge resistant, repelling bothersome smudges for visual clarity and easy to clean lenses. This feature also comes with scratch-resistant, ensuring you have clear vision [guaranteed for 2 years] with added UV Protection, protecting your eyes from UVA and UVB rays.


By opting to add Crizal Prevencia to your prescription lenses, you are also making your glasses water repellent. This added feature repels water droplets so your lenses stay clear. At the same time, this coating includes glare reduction which minimises reflections providing you total clarity of vision and improved aesthetics.