Lenses & Frames

Progressive Lenses

Progressive Lenses Progressive lenses, sometimes called no-line bifocals, give you a more youthful appearance by eliminating the visible lines found in bifocal and trifocal lenses. They provide the ability to see at all distances including arm’s length for computer use, and up close for reading. Progressive lenses are the most natural form of vision correction…
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Thinner & Lighter Lenses

Thinner & Lighter Lenses Do you desire thinner, lighter-weight lenses? A variety of new plastic materials are available to provide thinner and lighter lenses. This means less lens material can be used to correct the same amount of prescription. In addition to looking thinner, your lenses will also reduce the magnified “bug-eye” or “coke bottle”…
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Scratch Protection

Scratch Protection When eyeglass lenses are scratched, they become less clear and are more likely to cause eye fatigue. Scratches also make it harder for others to see your eyes from the front, and may even begin to bother the wearer if scratches are noticeable. Although no material is completely scratch-proof, there are some treatments…
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Frame Materials

Frame Materials This article outlines the facts on all types of frame materials, currently used to manufacturer eyeglasses available in the marketplace, to help you select the best eyeglasses for your lifestyle. Magnesium Magnesium is the eighth-most abundant metal element on earth. Lighter than both titanium and aluminum, magnesium is either extracted from the ocean…
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