Whether you purchase your sunglasses from a designer boutique or a discount store, fashion sunglasses are definitely a fashion accessory that should be worn all year long. But sunglasses are not just a pretty accessory; they protect your eyes from harmful sun rays, provide shade on a sunny day and improve visibility.
But did you know that not all sunglasses are created equal and are not of the same quality. It is important to keep that in mind when shopping for fashion sunglasses. The most important thing to consider when sunglass shopping is to find a pair that completely protects your eyes from both UVA and UVB sun rays. Some eye experts disagree about the effects that UVA rays can have on the eyes, but it is documented that UVB rays can cause permanent eye damage.
Fashion sunglasses come in many different styles. If being fashionable is your number one objective, pick a pair of sunglasses that you like and have custom lenses added to the sunglasses. On the other hand if sun protection is your number one objective, select a pair of wraparound sunglasses that completely block out UVA and UVB rays.