The History of Sunglasses

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It’s hard to imagine a world without sunglasses, but for a long time, most humans went without them. Here we take a look at how sunglasses came into being: The first sunglasses The earliest known sunglasses were not the kinds of sunglasses we know and love today. Instead, they were “sun goggles.” Invented by theRead more…

The Best Sunglasses for Your Face Shape

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When you’re buying a pair of sunglasses, you’re buying them for two reasons: protection and style. As important as sunglasses are for protecting your eyes from sun damage, you also want them to look good while you’re wearing them. However, not all frames look great on the same people In fact, it mainly depends onRead more…

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…

Snapchat to Release a Pair of Its Own High-Tech Sunglasses

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Science-fiction authors have all but exhausted fantastical scenarios in which new technology gives humans the ability to play back and relive captured memories. With the advent of Snap’s Spectacles, however, this idea may become a reality sooner than you think. The social-media company behind Snapchat first unveiled Spectacles late last year with a soft launchRead more…

Snow Blind: Why Sunglasses Are Important in the Winter

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Sunglasses aren’t only for sunny summer days. Have you ever experienced snow blindness in the winter months? We’re talking about being out on a bright day in the snow, leaving you with eyes that ache and seeing spots for a few seconds before you recover and can keep moving. Snow blindness may not seem likeRead more…