- What are tinted lenses for?
Tinted lenses have been in fashion trend ever since. Beyond complimenting your daily outfits, there are so many important aspects for lens tints.
A good tinted lens can not only protect your eyes from ultraviolet radiation and provide comfortable visual experience, but also filter blue light radiation to the best level no matter in strong light or diffuse light.
- Dark tint / Light tint / Gradient tint
Dark and light tints are single solid color from the top to the bottom of the lens. However, gradient tints are darkest at the top of the lens and lightens gradually from the top to the bottom, which react to the amount of light they are exposed to.
Light tinted lenses can be worn indoors, however they may not have excellent effect to protect your eyes from the harmful UV rays while going out. At the same time, light tinted glasses, like purple and brown lenses are great accessories, they are not only a chic way to see the world, but you can also choose different colors to match your daily look according to your wardrobe.
Dark tinted glasses, such as grey or green are ideal for when you’re out in the summer sun. Dark tints can mute brightness, but still maintain clarity and strong contrasts. They are dark enough to provide protection from glare, but are light enough to ensure that your vision is not impaired.
- Choosing the right color for yourself
Grey: Grey tinted lenses can provide good protection from glare and keep color distortion to a minimum. Generally speaking, grey lenses are most common choice for everyday use and best for outside driving or fishing.
Brown: It can filter out blue light, and improve vision comparison and clarity, which also has wide application in outdoor sports like golf.
Green: Green tinted lenses can mildly heighten contrast and preserve color balance in low light conditions. The human eyes are most sensitive to green wavelengths of light, so green lenses can provide the highest contrast and visual acuity.
Blue: Blue tints can be good choice for fashion tints in lighter shades. Moreover, it can reduce yellow light and have been commonly applied in working conditions with sodium vapor lighting and excessive glare, or entertainment place like ski resort.
Purple: Purple is balanced color which provides natural color perception while shading the eye, which is also a chic choice for fashion-forward look on the bright sunny day.
- Order your own tint glasses:
After choosing your favorite frame and fill in your accurate prescription, then you can select tints you need.
We haven’t covered every lens tint possibility in this article. And we encourage you to know about your real need and analyze your own situation before creating an order. You won’t regret spending time or money spent investing on right tinted lenses.