What Is The Difference Between; Reading Glasses, Distance Glasses, Sunglasses & Sunreaders ?

Many people in the UK are unaware that they need Distance Glasses or Reading Glasses simply because they have never had their eyes examined regularly. We all need to understand regular eye tests are important not only for our eyes but also as part of monitoring our general health. Reading Glasses and Distance Glasses can make a big difference in our lives and are important for the things we do on a daily basis such as reading, writing, typing, driving, browsing the internet or just seeing clearly.  Clear vision is something that…

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What is the difference between POLARISED SUNGLASSES and UV 400 SUNGLASSES?

Why should we wear sunglasses ?  What are UV rays? Ultraviolet radiation is a type of light that is not visible to the human eye, and is  part of the rays that reach us from the sun.  Excessive exposure to UV Rays can result in the front surface of the eye becoming damaged, much like sunburn on the skin. Without proper precautions, these rays can also have harmful cumulative effects that may develop over time. Too much exposure to UV rays may result in one or more of the following…

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A Vision Of The Sunny Past – The History Of Sunglasses

The precursors to sunglasses were thought to have been worn in the 1300s by Chinese judges who wanted to hide their expressions from the court they presided over. They did not offer any sun protection which means they could not be worn outside, and although later designs were made in Italy to offer some protection to the eyes, these were again designed for use in court and not outside. It was not until the 1900s that sunglasses become a popular accessory – with the American military promoting these items by…

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Sun Readers Or Sunglasses: Which Should You Choose?

Glasses come in many shapes or forms, depending on fashion and of course the prescription lenses that the individual requires. There are also various reasons why people wear glasses – perhaps because they are longsighted, because they are short sighted or perhaps because their eyes have been damaged by illness or injury. When the sun comes out there is a whole new glasses dilemma to face – do you wear your normal glasses and just squint? Wear sunglasses and not be able to read properly or invest in a pair…

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Buying Online Sunglasses and Reading Glasses

For many people, glasses are an essential part of everyday life. Some people need to wear glasses all day every day, whereas others may only need to wear reading glasses or perhaps wear sunglasses when outdoors on a sunny day. Whatever the need for glasses may be, there are plenty of choices online for consumers to choose from. When searching for online sunglasses, reading glasses or sun readers, consumers can choose from a huge range of styles to suit their own personal budget. Many website pages have a filter, so…

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Buying Sunglasses Online

During the summer months, sunglasses become a staple part of many people’s ardrobes. Not only do they provide a practical solution to the sun’s glare when driving or reading, but they can also help to accessorise an outfit. Many people choose to buy their sunglasses online as they have a wide range of sunglasses at their fingertips. Budgets of all sizes can be accounted for and many sites offer discounted sunglasses which inevitably prove popular during this time of economic recession. Buyers can simply search for the brand or the…

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