May 17, 2018

Vintage Pictures of People Wearing Sunglasses

Sometimes all we need to do is look to the past to find a little inspiration. At Glasses Tips, we obviously love compelling and emotive photography, and these vintage sunglasses pictures are nothing short of that—we want those frames!

Dorothy Dandridge was literally the best, and here she is about to kick butt in court with some nearly Cat-Eye frames:

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April 5, 2018

What Are Digital Lenses?

Between our smartphones, tablets, and TV’s, we spend a lot of time viewing screen based content, and its only increasing. That’s where digital lenses come in. But what does “digital lenses” mean exactly? It can be confusing so let’s clear it up.

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November 27, 2017

Tips For Maintaining Your Glasses

1. Cleaning and glasses maintenance

For the best glasses maintenance, avoid using glass cleaner that contains ammonia or alcohol because these can damage the lens coatings. Rather, The American Optometric Association suggests you clean your lenses with a solution of diluted dish soap by gently rubbing with your fingers (as long as your fingers are relatively soft). Then, dry the lenses with a clean cloth or microfiber cloth designed for eyeglasses—sometimes included with your new glasses. Never use paper towels or ordinary tissue paper as these may cause scratching. And never wipe your glasses when they are dry.  Alternately, there are good alcohol free glass cleaners available for purchase.

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