Polarized Lenses

Transitions Xtractive Polarized Lenses vs. Polarized Sunglass Lenses: Which Offers the Best Polarization?

When choosing the proper eyewear for outdoor activities or daily use, many people weigh the benefits of Transitions Xtractive Polarized lenses against traditional Polarized Sunglass lenses. Both types aim to reduce glare and enhance visual clarity, but they serve slightly different purposes and use various technologies. In this blog, we’ll dive into each lens’s features […]

What is the difference between transition gray and polarized gray lenses?

Understanding the difference between Transition Gray and Polarized Gray Lenses is straightforward. Choosing the right lens type can make a significant difference when protecting your eyes while ensuring optimal vision in varying light conditions. Transition Gray and Polarized Gray lenses stand out for their unique capabilities. Whether you spend a lot of time outdoors, enjoy […]

The Real Difference Between Polarized and Non-Polarized Lenses

Polarized vs. Non-Polarized Sunglasses When it comes to choosing lenses to protect your eyes, you don’t want to take any chances. There are several different options for lens colors that will protect your eyes from a variety of factors. You’ve probably heard the term “polarized” at some point in reference to sunglasses. In most cases, […]

Who Makes the Best Polarized Sunglasses?

While all good quality sunglasses are designed to protect your eyes against the harmful UV rays produced by the sun and minimize the effects of glare, not all are made equally. If you really want to cut out any glare from causing you distractions, discomfort or even pain, then it may be time to invest […]

Can You Put Prescription Lenses in Sunglass Frames?

If you have any type of eye issue, you inevitably need to spend more time adjusting to the world around you. From taking a second to double check that you have your glasses to dealing with potential symptoms of your eye ailment, the time and effort spent accommodating your eye issue can be frustrating. Which […]

The Wiley-X SG-1 with Removable Lens System is the Last Pair of Glasses You’ll Ever Need

In the world of people who still wear prescription lenses, an industrial work place and/or active life can cause you to be constantly switching glasses. Many of us end up with three to five pairs, each with their own application, because having the right prescription and eye protection for each task is incredibly important. The […]

Should You Always Use Polarized Lenses on Nike Prescription Glasses?

Polarized lenses are effective at wiping out surface glare. This is a problem common to many outdoor activities such as boating, fishing, and driving. Fishermen swear by them because polarized lenses strip away the surface glare of water that blocks their view of fish. Motorists benefit from reduced road glare, reflected glare from cars, and […]

Nike Sunglasses: Understanding Polarized Lenses

Most sunglasses owners are familiar with polarized lenses and agree that they’re very effective at reducing glare. All too often, this technology is given too much credit for doing many things that it doesn’t do very well if at all. Understanding what polarized lenses do will prevent misconceptions that can potentially harm your eyes, such […]

Prescription Sunglass Lenses 101

Shopping for a pair of sunglasses can be a nightmare. With the proliferation of brands, lens materials, curves, tints, and coatings there are just too many options for the average consumer to know what’s best. And that’s not even considering the most important standard of all, will they make you look cool? Here’s a breakdown […]

Advantages of Polarized Sunglasses and Why You Need Them

Polarized sunglasses are exceptionally popular these days with everyone from kids to celebrities, such as Robert Pattinson and others, wearing them. Besides being fashionable, they’re also good for your eyes. If you’re considering buying polarized sunglasses, here are some reasons why you need them, along with a few of their many other benefits. How They Work […]

The Technology Behind Four of the Best Brands for UV Protection Sunglasses

Protecting our eyes from the sun is just as important as applying the proper sunscreen to our skin while outdoors to prevent immediate effects of sunburn and also restrain the cumulative damage the sun can cause to our skin and eyes such as cataracts and macular degeneration. Thank goodness today’s manufacturers are combining fashionable style […]

What Color Lenses Should You Get in Your Sunglasses?

Many people these days wear sunglasses.  How important is it to do so?  Pretty important indeed.  There are many health risks associated with sun exposure, and several are eye related.  Summer or winter, exposure to the sun’s UV rays increases health risks.  Some of the increased risks are for macular degeneration, conjunctival cancer, intraocular melanoma, […]

What Are The Best Sunglass Lens Colors For Driving?

Many drivers do not realize this, but there are certain types of sunglasses that are not suitable for driving. There are some sunglasses that will not let enough light come into the eyes. If there is not enough light coming in, your driving ability can be significantly impaired because you are not able to see […]

How Do You Know if You Need Glasses for Driving and is There a Difference?

There are many reasons why someone might need glasses but most importantly – driving. Night driving can affect many aspects of vision including color recognition, peripheral vision, and depth perception. You may have asked yourself, “How do you know if you need glasses for driving and is there a difference in the glasses?” Well, here […]

Eyeglass Tech Articles: Are Transition Glasses or Sunglasses the Right Fit?

If you wear glasses or even sunglasses, you may have heard about transitions but are not sure how they work. Some people may not even realize what it is that these eyeglasses and sunglasses do. Without having to wade through eyeglass tech articles here is what you should know about transition glasses and if they […]

Polarized Prescription Sunglasses with Flash Mirror Coatings are Sexy

By now you’ve probably realized that sunglasses aren’t just for protecting your eyes. A lot of times sunglasses make a statement. Just ask Bono, who you’ll be hard pressed to ever see without his sunglasses. Times change and styles change and the only thing sexier than polarized lenses filling your frames is adding a flash mirror […]

Is Anti-Reflective Coating or Polarized Prescription Sunglasses a Feature to Invest In?

When picking out prescription sunglasses, sometimes the extras and the choices you have may be overwhelming. Anti-reflective coating, polarization, mirror coating, UV protection, and scratch coating are just a few of the choices. However, when it comes to you eye protection, you want the very best. Here are a few tips on choosing features such […]

Protect Your Eyes: What Lens Color Is Best For Sunglasses

Our bodies are constantly in motion. Whether we realize it or not, we are constantly blinking, squinting and making every other eye movement in between. As active human beings we subject ourselves to harsh sunlight on a daily basis. We may not realize the permanent damage we are doing to our eyes. What is the […]

What is the best sunglass lens color for blue eyes?

Sometimes trying to find the best sunglass lens color for blue eyes can make you feel lost at sea. Let us throw you a lifeline, as we guide you to just the right one for you. Since people who have light – colored eyes are more photosensitive than those with darker eyes, darker lenses are […]

What polarized lenses work best in eliminating glare?

There is nothing worse then having the glare in your eyes.  Using a polarized lens can help reduce the glare.  Polarized glasses are very common among fisherman because it helps reduce the glare from the water while fishing.  I personally use polarized lenses everyday.  The only down fall from using polarized lenses is that it […]

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