Sunglasses are an indispensable accessory with their ability to combine sun protection, vision correction and style. Whether you’re driving, taking a trip to the beach or looking to enhance your style, the professionals at OptoPlus will help you find your perfect match.
Tint and Lens Protection
Tinted lenses come in a variety of colours and shades. With options ranging from pale-brown to green and even grey, there’s a broad range of tints to choose from; but be careful, not all tints are created equal. Contrary to popular belief, tint and protection don’t go hand in hand. A darker tint does not necessarily mean better protection. It is important to check the UV index. The UV index is a measurement used to gauge the strength of the sun’s ultraviolet radiation and the risk of adverse health effects, especially to your eyes. Manufacturers follow voluntary industry standards when labelling these products. Sunglasses that follow these standards usually fall within the following categories:
Types of Lenses
There are different types of lenses according to various needs:
For more information or for a demonstration, please do not hesitate to contact our specialists at your OptoPlus clinic.