The Different Types of Glasses Lenses

If you are getting a new pair of glasses, you may be wondering which lenses you should select. Choosing the right lenses for your needs can greatly impact your vision. Whether you are nearsighted or far-sighted or have other needs, you have many lens options to choose from.  With such a selection of materials, designs, features and benefits, you may […]

What Are Blue Light Glasses?

The amount of time the average person spends looking at a screen daily has increased exponentially in recent times. As screen exposure increases, the effects that screens have on your body and eyes also heightens. Professionals have acknowledged that excessive screen use can harm the eyes, especially when we do not use the appropriate measures to protect our eyesight. Many doctors […]

How Often Should You Replace Your Glasses?

You never want to replace your glasses unnecessarily, but there are times when replacing your glasses has to be done. Regularly replacing your glasses is vital to the health of your eyes and maintaining working vision. The importance of replacing glasses concerns your general quality of life and overall ability to maintain good vision when engaging in daily activities, such […]

Never Buy Glasses Without These 3 Things

So you’ve gotten your prescription and are ready to get the lenses and frames, likely from the pushy glasses salesperson who cornered you the second you left the exam room. They’re likely having you try on frame after frame, of course telling you the most expensive one looks the best. Fun times. Understandably, the frames get the most attention during […]

Digital vs. Traditional Lenses

Digital lenses, also known as freeform or HD lenses, are a relatively new type of lenses which entered the market around five years ago. Many have hailed them as a great step forward in optical technology, but they still have a lot to prove. In order to understand the potential benefits and advantages of digital lenses, we must first understand […]

Polarized vs Non-Polarized Lenses

To polarize, or not? Sitting in check out, unsure of whether you should polarize your lenses? We know, it’s a difficult question. And to best guide you towards your answer, it will be helpful for you to understand how light affects polarized lenses — as they are not suitable for all situations. We’ve listed the primary differences between polarized and non-polarized prescription […]