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Tint Your Photochromic Lenses Any Colour You Want

You can tint your photochromic lenses any colour you want. Tinted lenses stay one colour all the time, no matter where they are worn. They can be a solid, uniform colour or gradient, fading from top to bottom. Tinted lenses can be had in almost any shade you can imagine and in all different lens materials. Choose a colour for  Read More →

Photochromic Lenses are not all the Same

If you don’t want the expense of buying a second pair of glasses or simply want the convenience of not having to switch pairs, photochromic lenses may be the answer to owning prescription sunglasses as well as regular eyeglasses. Photochromic lenses react when exposed to UV light, darkening within minutes or even seconds to allow you to see comfortably in  Read More →

How to Read Your Eyeglass Prescription

Did you ever wonder what all those numbers and abbreviated terms on your eyeglass prescription meant? If you’d like to be able to decipher all the parts of your prescription so you can discuss it intelligently with your optician, read on. What Do OD and OS Mean? OD stands for oculus dexter and OS stands for oculus sinister, Latin terms  Read More →

The Pros and Cons of Transition Lenses

If you wear prescription glasses and are tired of switching back and forth between your normal glasses and prescription sunglasses, photochromic lenses, also known as Transition lenses, could be the answer. These lenses adjust to allow you to see clearly under changes in lighting conditions. Before buying, you should be aware of the pros and cons of Transition lenses to  Read More →

Prescription Sunglasses with Foam Inserts

There are many varieties of prescription sunglasses, but have you considered sunglasses which have foam inserts? They are crucial when you work in an environment which is dusty and you are likely to get dust in your eyes. If you work in conditions where there is a lot of wind, you should wear sunglasses with foam inserts. People who work  Read More →

Make a Statement with Rimless Eyeglasses

Steve Jobs wore them and so did Sarah Palin. Rimless eyeglasses have long become a fashion statement thanks to their minimalistic appeal. If you are a natural beauty, why would you want to hide your face behind bulky frames, colored or patterned? You would want your beauty to shine through by wearing rimless glasses. Also, they lend a mature, intellectual  Read More →

A Guide to Prescription Sunglasses

People with eyeglasses always find it difficult to drive when the sun is shining on them. Under such circumstances, prescription sunglasses come in handy. For those who wear contact lenses, prescription sunglasses are a lot more easy to handle when they are outdoors. For instance it is not recommended to wear contact lenses while taking a sunbath on the beach  Read More →

Performance Eye Glasses for Cyclists

Riding your cycle can be a lot more enjoyable if you don’t have to squint your way through it. While  many cyclists thinks that fashionable shades or everyday glasses suffice the need, it’s just a misconception. Prescription eye gear, on the other hand, can improve your bike riding experience. Protective eye gear A good cyclist knows the important of clear  Read More →

Different Sunglass Styles that are Popular Today

Sunglasses have become a necessary fashion accessory today. Most looks are complete only when topped with the right pair of designer shades. Here is a list of sunglasses that will give you a rough idea about the different styles that are available. Check out what you think suits you best. Aviators This is an all-time favorite of quite a few  Read More →

Types of Sunglasses and their Functions

Sunglasses have come a long way from the era when they were designed with the purpose of reducing the exposure of the eyes to the sun, rather than reducing the intensity at which sunlight falls upon the eyes. Today, sunglasses have multiple purposes depending on how they are designed. Here are a few types of sunglasses, and the major roles  Read More →

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