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4 Things You Need to Know About Eyeglass Lenses Online

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Feb 24, 2022

4 Things You Need to Know About Eyeglass Lenses Online

If you’re on the lookout for buying eyeglass lenses online we have a few suggestions to keep in mind before your start your search.

Your frames add to your style, but your lenses are the ones that need the most attention. They are responsible for taking care of your eye needs, so be sure to choose your lenses with a lot of care. There are a plethora of options to choose from when it comes to lens coatings and materials, making it easy for people to feel overwhelmed about which one would work best for them. This is where we come in. We're going to help you navigate through buying eyeglass lenses online. The suggestions below apply to both prescription and non-prescription lenses.  

1. A Medley of Materials

When on the fence about purchasing eyeglass lenses online start small – begin with lens materials. Lenses are made of varying materials. With the progression of technology, lenses have advanced too. In the olden days, they were made only with glass but now most of them are made with unbreakable materials. You can take your pick from:

Glass lenses- it has very good optical quality and offers excellent clear vision.

Plastic lenseslighter than glass. Most lenses are made from this material.

Hi-index lensesthese are thinner and lighter than plastic lenses. It is made of a special plastic material that refracts light in a different way than plastic lenses.

Polycarbonate lensesthis is an advanced material that is more resistant to shattering than plastic.

2. Coverup 

Now that you’ve picked your lens material, let’s move to the coating. You can choose from a range of coatings for your lens as per your needs: blue light blocking, anti-glare, hydrophobic (water-resistant), these lenses keep snow, fog, and rain at bay. That’s not all, there are more to choose from: scratch-resistant lenses, photochromatic lenses (these change to a dark shade in the sunlight and turn clear indoors), and UV protection lenses. Pick a coating based on your daily needs and lifestyle.

3. Wallet Woes?

Now that you have these two factors in place, go ahead and go on your shopping spree online. If you’re worried about stores being more expensive online don’t be. You can purchase eyeglass lenses online at a lower price range in comparison to their offline counterparts. 

4. Prescription Problems?

If you have prescription lenses, don’t fret. You can also buy prescription lenses online without any hassles. All you have to do is upload your prescription and you'll get a wide variety of lenses and frames as per your prescription. 

So, cut down on your travel time to the physical store and sit in the comfort of your home while browsing through the best online eyeglass lenses.

Is there a woman who doesn’t like to look good at all times?

Is there a woman who doesn’t like to look good at all times?

Age can’t and shouldn’t stop you from feeling confident every day.

The whole idea behind Vicci™ Eyewear is providing you with beautiful and quality eyewear that you’d be proud to wear at all times.

Vicci™ Eyewear offers a wide selection of eyewear so you can easily choose the perfect pair of glasses that complements your features and easily matches your makeup to complete your look.

A Mama's Boy's Love for His Mother

Vicci™ Eyewear was inspired by a son’s love for his mother and his passion for fashion.

David Abramovici, the Founder of Vicci™ Eyewear, came from a family of artisans dedicated to craftsmanship since the 1920s.

David recalls that when his mother was around 65 years old, she would always ask him to stop by the local pharmacy to pick up some generic readers.

He would spend at least 20 minutes every time he went there, just standing in front of a rack full of tacky, ugly readers. It was difficult for him to choose a "nice" design that he thought would look good on his mother.

His mother enjoyed attending events and spending money on her dresses and accessories. Unfortunately, the readers are often underwhelming, and she was embarrassed to ever be seen wearing them. Like most women, she'd usually hide it in her lovely purse and would always look around before using them to read the menu or bill.

David wondered why there weren’t more choices for high-quality and fashionable custom readers for older women like his mother. Something she’d actually love to wear and be proud to be seen wearing.

And that’s when it hit him!



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