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Health Canada’s Tips for Choosing Sunglasses

According to a government website, the amount you pay for a pair of sunglasses isn’t as important as the protection they offer. Here are health tips for choosing sunglasses from Health Canada. Different kinds of light The kinds of light most likely to injure your eyes are: •    ultraviolet radiation or UV rays, which are invisible •    bright or intense  Read More →

The Four Kinds of Sunglasses You Should Own

Sunglasses are a part of any “sunny day” outfit and it’s not just because sunglasses protect your eyes from the UV rays of the sun. They also add style to any outfit. People wear sunglasses for different reasons, whether it’s protection from glare, for comfort and protection while engaging in outdoor activities or simply as a fashion accessory. There are  Read More →

Winter Eye Protection with Sunglasses

It is one of the most common misconceptions to assume that sunglasses are meant for the summers alone. Yes, you need sunglasses to protect your eyes and face from the harsh summer sun, but have you wondered how it is equally important to protect your eyes from the sun during the winter. Sun rays can continue to inflict harm to  Read More →

Debunking Common Myths About Sunglasses

There are a number of common myths related to wearing sunglasses; one of the most important among them being that sunglasses are not all that important. Needless to say that this is not true at all. Sunglasses are vital because the sun can inflict some major damage on your eyes. Your sunglasses offer protection from harmful ultraviolet radiations, reducing the  Read More →

How to Pick the Right Sunglasses for Driving

It is important that you pick the perfect pair of sunglasses for driving. Considerations of fashion come after you have zeroed in on the appropriate coating, tint and level of protection from glares. When it comes to driving, functionality trumps fashion; consider the following tips when you choose sunglasses for driving.  Some helpful tips Focus on the lens; it is  Read More →

4 Factors to Look at when you Pick Out Sunglasses

Sunglasses are often considered more than accessories, because, unlike other accessories, you can revolve your entire outfit around your designer eyewear. You cannot just pick out a pair that you like and expect it to go with everything you wear. You have to plan the purchase in advance, to check what the designs really mix with. Here are a few  Read More →

Three Extremely Desirable Sunglasses for Boaters

The sunglasses industry has become so specialized today that there are specific designs built for specific functions. While some may think this unnecessary, it does come in handy in many places. For example, a boater cruising at high speeds in humid conditions will have set requirements that people who are skiing in the mountains. Boaters not only require general protection  Read More →

Top Five Eyewear Brands for Men

The range of sunglasses mentioned in this list is great for sports, excellent for everyday use (while driving, for example), and it is uniquely designed even for military purposes. Ray-Ban RB 3364 Ray-Ban is among the most favorite brand of sunglasses available in the market. The RB 3364 design is especially great for regular use and driving. They are sleek,  Read More →

Why You Need to Go for Polarized Glasses

From boaters to cyclists, polarized eyeglasses are popular among many outdoor enthusiasts.  Apart from using these glasses for outdoor activities to reduce glare and get a clearer vision, they can also be used by patients who have undergone a cataract surgery and are light-sensitive. Here are some benefits of polarized glasses. Why do you need polarized glasses? The light that  Read More →

Cheap versus Expensive Sunglasses

Why are sunglasses so expensive? Does it really take a lot of investment to put together two pieces of tinted glass or plastic in a metallic or plastic frame? Well, the truth is that good quality sunglasses have a lot more to them than just plastic, metal and tinted glass. Every lens type that is developed has a specific purpose.  Read More →


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