Titanium glasses are the eyeglasses frames made of titanium. Titanium is a silver-gray metal that’s lightweight, durable, strong and corrosion-resistant. Titanium glasses can be produced in a variety of colors for a clean, modern look with a hint of color. And they are hypoallergenic. Because of these advantages, they are a great choice for those in hot, humid environments and people with active lifestyles or those with prescriptions that require thicker lenses. However, some titanium frames are made from an alloy that is a combination of titanium and other metals, such as nickel or copper. In general, titanium alloy frames cost less that 100 percent titanium frames.
Titanium eyeglasses frames come in a wide assortment of shapes, styles and colors. Choosing the right titanium eyeglasses frames can be a fun and rewarding process once you narrow down a few key aspects. Try one many different eyeglass frame styles to get a feel for what you like and an idea of the type of titanium eyeglasses frames that best suit you. As with any accessory category, titanium eyeglasses frame styles can be numerous and include many attractive options in both men’s and women’s eyeglasses frames sections.
The size of the eyeglass frames makes a difference. There are many types, styles, colors and sizes to choose from but depending on the size of your face, you want the eyeglass frame size to match. The perfectly sized frames can be found by having an optometrist perform accurate measurements to determine the width between your eyes, across your forehead, and even the bridge of your nose. Once you get these measurements from the eye doctor, you’re then able to use them when choosing the perfect pair of frames. If you do not have the measurements from a vision center, you can measure these areas on your own by using a ruler. The dimensions on eyeglasses are all different depending on the pair. In selecting a frame size, you also need to consider your prescription, since some prescriptions will require thicker lenses that might be better suited to smaller or thicker frames.
When it comes to buying eyeglass frames, there are many titanium eyeglass frame designs to consider. Depending on the eyeglass frame style, you will find that frames come in a variety of shapes to accommodate different looks. You can choose from a rectangular shape, half-moon look, round or boxed rims and other shapes. Depending on your style, face shape and measurements, you might look and feel better in one style of eyeglass frames over another.