Front Row Eyewear

3 Ways to Protect Your Eyes Against the Harsh Summer Sun

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UV light, which is the type of light that’s emitted from the sun, can be extremely harmful to a person’s eyes. In fact, UV light is associated with eye cancer. While UV light is harmful year-round, your eyes may be more at risk in the summer time based on the fact that your exposure to UV light is most likely greater than it is in colder months. As such, taking precautions to protect your eyes is essential to eye health and longevity. Here are three ways to protect your eyes against the harsh sun this summer: 1) Prescription Sunglasses Prescription...

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6 Things Your Glasses Say About You

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Eyeglasses come in a variety of different styles, and the style that you choose may do more than just complement your face shape; it may provide insight in regards to your personality, too. When you choose glasses, you’re choosing something that will add to your style and look, flair and attitude. Here are five things that your choice of glasses says about your style: 1) You’re Classically Chic Big frames are all the rage these days, and are usually worn by those who consider themselves to be classic and chic in style. Also, referred to as geek-chic, these big frames—often...

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When Should You Replace Your Eyeglasses?

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It’s not always easy to tell when it’s time for a new pair of specs. Sure, you may find yourself squinting a bit more, or the frames are a bit wobbly, but it’s not a big deal, right? Well, those are definitely signs that it may be time (or past time) for a new prescription and frames.  1) You’re Squinting or Leaning Away Squinting or leaning away means your prescription is no longer working for you, and it’s time for an eye exam. Of course, many of us don’t realize that our prescription has become too weak because it doesn't happen...

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5 Benefits of Wearing Eyeglasses

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The options in eyewear are as plentiful and appealing as ever. Countless people prefer to wear eyeglasses instead of contact lenses. While the reasons for this preference may vary widely, some of the benefits of wearing glasses are pretty compelling. The following are a few of the top advantages associated with eyeglasses as opposed to contacts. 1) Eyeglasses Offer Better Protection If you already wear glasses, you may be aware that they provide a certain level of protection against various irritants. When you're driving, for example, your eyes are vulnerable to any insects that may fly through an open window....

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8 Flawless Eyewear Trends for Spring 2015

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Spring 2015 is all about busting out of the winter doldrums and slipping into some light, carefree styles. Swirls of pastels, bright pops of blue, and unique shapes are just some of the cool glasses trends we’re loving this season. And, after the winter we’ve had, we seriously can’t wait to inject some fun into our everyday outfits. Below, check out the 8 amazing eyeglass trends that will definitely give you some spring fever. 1) Two-Tone Frames Why have one color when you can have two? Two-tone frames have been a big hit this spring, particularly with glasses that are...

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