Go Back to School with Real Kids Shades!

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Last updated on February 29th, 2020 at 07:48 pmCalling all Real Shades lovers: It’s back-to-school season, and here at Real Kids Shades, we think that means it’s the perfect time of year for a little contest that shows off your back-to-school style! Want to learn how to enter? We know each and every one ofRead more…

Photokeratitis: Know the Signs

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Last updated on February 22nd, 2020 at 01:16 amWe’ve blogged about photokeratitis before, and discussed the long-term damage that can occur to your eyes if they are not protected from the harmful rays of the sun. But do you know the signs and symptoms of photokeratitis? It’s important to be able to identify the earlyRead more…

Decisions, Decisions: A Guide to Choosing Sunglasses for Kids

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Last updated on February 26th, 2020 at 04:29 amWhen you pick out your new pair of summer frames, don’t forget to shop for your kids, too! Children’s eyes are the most sensitive to harmful sun damage, which can cause real problems later in life, from macular degeneration to cataracts and surface eye diseases like burnsRead more…

Make Your Child Love Getting Glasses

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Last updated on March 14th, 2020 at 06:25 amWe understand. Nobody truly WANTS to get glasses – especially kids. Unfortunately, there is still a stigma for children when they need glasses, which can cause some anxiety when the infamous “glasses day” rolls around. Although your child may initially fight you on needing glasses, there areRead more…

Getting in the Habit of Wearing Sunglasses Starts in Youth

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Last updated on December 29th, 2019 at 08:58 pmHumans are creatures of habit. When you start developing habits when you are very young, like the way you learn to tie your shoes or which side of your mouth you brush first, those habits stay with you well into adulthood. Sun protection is no exception. IfRead more…