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High 1.74 Index Progressive Lenses

When Do You Need High Index Lenses?

For those who want ultra thin lenses, purchasing 1.74 high index progressive lenses could be the perfect choice.  These lenses offer bifocal vision without the thick lenses and have many benefits to offer to those that wear them. What Are 1.74 High Index Lenses? High index glasses come in ranges of 1.67 to 1.90 index….

The Benefits of Anti-Reflective Coating on High-Index Lenses

Anti-Reflective Coating

There was once a time when those who had a strong eye prescription were forced to wear thick, heavy glasses.  Thankfully, technology has allowed us to create high-index lenses that are thinner and lighter than ever before.  Not only this, but high-index glasses can receive helpful add-ons such as anti-reflective coating that can benefit you…

Why round small Frames make my lenses look thinner

Genius G508

The Genius G508 Glasses are a great choice if you are looking for a small round frame that can accommodate High Index Lenses.  This frame is available in 2 color options: Amber and Black. The small round frames make the lenses appear smaller because the cut is closer to the center thus providing a uniform…

Do you see any Clearer with high index lenses

Do you see any Clearer with high index lenses

The purpose of high index lenses is for prescriptions that are high and the lens thickness is an issue. Seeing Clearer with high index lenses High Index Lenses are designed to not give you the “bug-eyed” look with certain types of frames. As you increase the curvature of lenses, they become thicker. With higher prescriptions,…

Why should I buy 1.74 high index lenses

Why should I buy 1.74 high index lenses

When you are looking for glasses and you have a high prescription try our 1.74 High Index Plastic. Should I buy 1.74 high index lenses? This type of lens is the thinnest and lightest of high index lenses.  The 1.74 High Index Plastic lenses are extremely scratch resistant and are available in more color and…

What is the best high index lens on the market today?

What is the best high index lens on the market today?

If you have a high prescription and do not want the “bug eye” look than high index lenses are the answer for you. Today’s best high index lens on the market Now the best high index lenses on the market all depends on whether or not you want a plastic or a glass lens.  The…

new high index lenses availability

new high index lenses availability

We are constantly keeping up with the new options in the optical world. Availability of new high index lenses One of the “newer” high index options not available everywhere is the 1.90 High Index Glass.  It is very thin and attractive when made with extremely high prescriptions. As with other high index glass materials, this…

High index lenses with transitions

High index lenses with transitions

One of our great features on our website is the ability to pick and choose many different options to customize your glasses. Transitions High Index Lenses When you are ready to pick all the different options you will see a red circle with a white question mark inside it.  By clicking on this you are…

Can 1.74 high index lenses be tinted

Can 1.74 high index lenses be tinted

1.74 High Index Lenses is the thinnest high index lens available in plastic. Can 1.74 high index lenses be tinted The 1.74 is available in more color and prescription options than any other high index lens material. If you select to have your lens material 1.74 High Index then you have the following options as…

When to buy high index lenses and when not to

When to buy high index lenses and when not to

Purchasing High Index Lenses is absolutely a personal preference. When to buy high index lenses and when not to I personally have a -8.50 prescription in both eyes and I really like the 1.70 High Index Lenses for my lenses because it is reasonable in price and when the lenses are in my frame they…