Mirrored vs. Polarized Sunglasses

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When you’re in the market for a new pair of sunglasses, you have plenty of options. Two of the words that you might hear tossed around are “mirrored” and “polarized.” Both types of sunglasses have their advantages, but which one is right for you? Mirrored These sunglasses are as they sound—they contain a mirrored orRead more…

How to Protect Your Eyes During Allergy Season

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Spring is here, but with warmer temperatures comes more pollen. You’re sneezing, you’re coughing, and your eyes are red and itchy. It’s not a good look, and it certainly doesn’t feel good either, so how do you protect yourself, or your kids, against it? Protect your home Allergens can still follow you inside, so it’sRead more…

5 Ways to Protect Your Child’s Eyes from Digital Screens

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Remember when the most screen time you’d get during the school day was playing a game of Oregon Trail? These days, kids spend so much of their lives in front of computer, smartphone and television screens—both at home and at school. In fact, research shows that 8- to 18-year-olds consume an average of 7 hoursRead more…

March is National Save Your Vision Month

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At Real Kids Shades, we’re on a mission to protect young eyes from the sun’s harmful rays by creating comfortable, stylish sunglasses designed specifically for kids. That’s why we’re thrilled to observe National Save Your Vision Month in conjunction with the American Optometric Association (AOA). Today, we’d like to take this opportunity to discuss theRead more…

Don’t Make These Common Eye Care Mistakes

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For many of us, caring for our vision comes down to having the right prescription, and wearing our sunglasses when we go outside. But eye care goes way beyond that, and here at Real Kids Shades, we want to make sure you’re keeping your eyes as healthy and hygienic as possible. With this goal inRead more…