How to Get a Pair of High-Index Eyeglasses

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High index lenses have been around for a fairly long time, but in many places people are only just now beginning to hear about and ask for them. If you are one of the many members of the glasses wearing population, you may have recently heard about the potential of high index lenses for reducing…

1.74 High Index Lenses: Get Your Perfect Glasses

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If you’re looking for quality lenses, they are a natural choice. They are thinner and lighter than 1.67, and will do the best possible job of correcting your vision and allowing you to see clearly when you have a high prescription. Although they are more expensive, you are getting what you pay for: an extraordinary pair…

How Thin Can High-Index Lenses Get?

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High index lenses are the thinnest solution for eyeglasses that has ever been achieved and they just keep getting thinner. For those that keep up with the lens crafting industry, either as professionals or interested glasses-wearing individuals, it has become apparent that the available index for lenses will continue to rise. In the last decade, we…

Show Off Your Eyes with High Index Lenses

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They say the eyes are windows to the soul, and if that’s true, most people who wear glasses are double-paned. Especially for those with strong prescriptions for myopia or hyperopia (near and far sightedness), the thickness of the lenses can get extreme. The more common near-sighted prescription requires lenses to be thinner in the middle…

Six Perks to Add to Your High Index Eyeglasses

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The recent developments in high index lenses have been a miracle for people with strong prescriptions. The way lenses work means that the stronger your prescription, the wider your lens edges (or centers for the far-sighted) are, creating an unattractive and eighties-classic coke-bottle appearance even in the most modern frames. This unavoidable yet stills stereotypical factor…

High-Index Glasses for Those with Serious Eye Injures and Other Problems

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It’s often a serious problem when you end up with a very high prescription for glasses due to natural eye decline over time, inherited myopia, a serious eye injury, or any other reason, especially if you aren’t used to wearing glasses with that level of thickness. However, regardless of the reason why you end up…

Choosing the Right Index for Your Glasses

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The index rating for your glasses is more important than you might initially think. The higher the index, the more efficient it’s going to be at helping you correct your vision without a lot of extra material. Where to Begin It’s obviously not the case that index is the only thing you need to worry…

How High Index Glasses Tech Revolutionize Your Glasses

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One modern invention when it comes to eyewear is the high-index lens. Traditionally, glasses use additional material for bending light either at the ends of the glasses for the nearsighted, or more material at the center for the far-sighted. However, this modern technology allows you to do more with less. Here’s some information on the…

Start the New School Year Off Right With High-Index Eyeglasses

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Right now, you are probably busy enjoying the warm weather and freedom offered by summer. However, no matter how much you enjoy the wonderful things the summer season brings, they do eventually have to come to an end. Before you know it, it will be time to close out the summer and begin a new…

The Ins and Outs of High-Index Eyeglasses for Children

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Whether you are looking for new eyewear for your little one or have just discovered your child’s apparent need for glasses, you might be feeling a bit overwhelmed by all of the options out there. From hundreds of different frame styles to various tinting options, there is a lot to choose from when it comes…