Category Archives for "Eyeglasses"

Women’s Eyeglass Frames

Need new eyeglasses? The choices in women’s frames are nearly unlimited. But that’s sometimes the problem: How do you find the frame styles that look best on you? Narrowing Down Your Choices Ask yourself a few questions before shopping for eyewear: Do I want a frame that’s delicate or bold, retro or modern, conservative or […]

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The Basics of Eyeglasses

Eyeglasses are more popular today than ever, despite the availability of contact lenses and vision correction surgery. Frame styles branded with high profile designer names are always in demand. And eyeglass frame materials have evolved with the advent of new plastics and various types of metals. For safety glasses, you may want an extra tough […]

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Specialty Eyewear

When it comes to eyewear, “one-size-fits-all” doesn’t always apply. In fact, it’s rare that one pair of eyeglasses is suitable for all situations. Whether you want optimum vision and comfort for a specific activity, such as computer use, work, hobbies or driving, or you need glasses that provide an extra margin of safety for work […]

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Men’s Eyeglass Frames

When it comes to eyeglasses, most men may want style, but are most interested in comfort, fit and durability. In fact, very few men will forsake comfort and fit just to look good. Comfort and Fit Here are some key areas to check out to make sure the eyeglass frames you choose will be comfortable […]

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Lens Options for Eyeglasses

When it comes to choosing eyeglass lenses, it’s no longer a simple choice of “glass or plastic?” Let’s look at your many options in eyeglass lenses in detail: Want Thinner, Lighter Lenses? Choose a High Index Lens Material Nearly everyone can benefit from thinner, lighter lenses. High index lenses can be up to 50% thinner […]

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Eyeglass Frame Materials

Finding eyeglasses with the qualities that are most important to you could be as simple as choosing a frame material, each distinguished by its own strengths. You can also choose frames based on factors such as color, hypoallergenic materials, durability, lightness, price and uniqueness. Metal Frames Metal is the most popular material for eyeglass frames. […]

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