1.67 High Index Lenses – A Light and Thin Choice

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You may not yet be familiar with 1.67 high index lenses but they are something to learn about. There are plenty of reasons why these are the right choice for all types of lens wearers and here are just a few. High index lenses are explained by their refractive index. The higher the refractive index,…

Do You Need High-Index Eyeglasses After Your Diagnosis?

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If your eyesight is very bad, you will probably think you will be required to wear a thick pair of eyeglasses with thick lenses. However, not everyone loves wearing a thick pair of eyeglasses. People usually refer to thick glasses as “coke bottle glasses”. However, there are new solutions to those style of glasses.  Do you…

Make A Lasting Impression When You Wear High-Index Eyeglasses

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Eyeglasses have the ability to offer more benefits, especially with the advancements in technology. Eyeglasses are becoming more and more exact in their accuracy. This solution to eyesight problems is able to compensate for the impairments in vision someone may have. Sometimes it can feel like you are not even wearing eyeglasses because of the…

Are 1.74 High Index Lenses Right For You?

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High index lenses may be a relatively new development in eyewear technology, but there is a constantly expanding breadth of options on the market today. Because there are so many combinations of lenses, lens styles, and lens treatments available for consumers, you may find yourself wondering what type of lens is the right fit for you. One…

High Index Eyeglasses Offer More Than Just Aesthetic Appeal

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Anyone who wears glasses with a high prescription lenses has probably had the dreaded coke bottle moment at the eye doctor. The moment you hear that large number rattled off for your prescription, you instantly pictured super thick glasses that make your eyes look like your eyes look 3 times their normal size. For those…

How Do High Index Eyeglasses Work?

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Like many other medical sciences, the field of optometry has made vast improvements in the last few decades. In terms of comfort, durability, and versatility, the eyeglass industry has grown in leaps and bounds – and one of the great achievements of modern optometry has been the invention and use of  high index eyeglasses. For those who aren’t…

“Look” Like a Geek but Still Have Thin Lenses? No Longer Just A Dream

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Certain looks are difficult to pull off with thick lenses, but advances in eyewear and style are causing a change in the tide.  Specifically in the past 10 to 20 years, the word “geek” has undergone a massive transformation.  What was once considered a somewhat pejorative term about overly intellectual and socially inept individuals who…

What High Index Lenses Do for Your Lenses

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Considering that eyes are our business, we find them a fascinating thing. We therefore consider anything about high index lenses fascinating, too. When people come to us for glasses or contacts, all they know is that they can’t see. Their eyes can’t focus from one angle to another, their eyes are simply aging and can’t…

An Introduction to Lens Options and Definitions

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If you’re getting ready to purchase new glasses, you’ve probably thought a lot about what kind of frames you want. You will probably try on dozens of frames to make sure you find one you love. But when it comes to eyeglasses, frames really are just that — they merely support the important part, the…

Plastic vs Glass: The Right Lense For Your High Index Eyeglasses

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High index eyeglasses have been rising in popularity in recent years, and there are many good reasons why. If you have a high prescription of vision correction, you’re already familiar with the problems you face with traditional glasses. Generally, the higher your prescription is, the thicker your eyeglass lenses will be. For those in need of…