Tips to protect your eyes from the blue light in the sky

Sunglasses

Sunglasses aren’t just a summer-time staple. It’s crucial to protect your eyes from rays 365 days a year. Here you will find information about the importance of sunglasses year round and discover what a “good” pair of sunglasses means. Don’t worry-they can still be runway worthy!

Lens Technology

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Behind the lens

Your go-to guide to lens technology.
Confused about all your lens choices? Not sure what the latest technology is all about? This handy guide will help make you a lens extraordinaire in no time.

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A timeline on the history of sunglasses

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The history of sunglasses

Join us as we travel back in time and take a closer look at the evolution of sunglasses.

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Blue light comes from the sun too

Tips to protect your eyes from the blue light in the sky

You’ve heard it before. Too much screen time can be straining on the eyes and could potentially increase the risk of  cataracts or macular degeneration.[1] It’s all thanks to blue light ─ glaring from your smartphone, tablet or computer. Even …

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Get the perfect fit: find the right lenses for your sunglass needs

If you wear eyeglasses and spend a lot of time outdoors, you may want to consider prescription sunglasses. Providing convenience, comfort and protection, they can enhance your time outside. And today you have many choices when it comes to finding …

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The glaring risks of winter: The vision-saving role of sunglasses in the cold

Anyone who has watched the winter Olympics understands the necessity for sunglasses even on the coldest, shortest day of the year. Snow can be blindingly reflective— sometimes literally. And the cold, while it diminishes the sun’s heat, doesn’t reduce the …

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The specs on shades: How to pick the right pair of sunglasses

Jack Nicholson once said that without his sunglasses, he’s just fat and 60. He may have a point. Sunglasses can improve your look, but not if you’re a heart shape wearing frames made for a square. Regardless of your face …

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  • 80% of learning in the first 12 years comes through the eyes

    Source: The Discovery Eye Foundation, Learning-related vision problems, July 2014.