Archive for February 2013

Are Transitions Lenses for You?

Transitions lenses can be the perfect fit for someone who is looking for versatility in one pair of glasses. Transitions lenses are clear indoors and at night and darken with exposure to sunlight. They also provide full UVA, UVB protection when exposed to sunlight.

There are four types of Transitions lenses that are available, we will give you the high points of each lens to help you decide which one is right for your lifestyle.

Transitions VI:
– The original Transitions lens, these are the most balanced adaptive lenses that Transitions offers.
– The clear completely when indoors and at night.
– These lenses boast a fast fade back speed.
– Block 100% of UVA and UVB rays.
– They are designed to fit any prescription and any frame.
– They are suitable for any age, including children.
Verdict: Perfect for normal, everyday wear and someone looking for a lens that fades quickly and provides protection when outdoors.

Transitions Xtra Active:
– These lenses help protect your eyes from harsh outdoor light and bright indoor light.
– They feature a comfortable hint of tint indoors to shield eyes from indoor light.
– These are the darkest Transitions lenses outdoors.
– Block 100% of UVA and UVB rays.
– Xtra Active lenses activate completely even behind a windshield.
– Designed to work with most prescriptions and frames.
Verdict: Great for someone who is exposed to bright light everyday at work or at home and wants a slight tint all the time.

Transitions Vantage:
– Thanks to breakthrough technology these lenses not only darken but polarize with exposure to changing light.
– Polarization adapts throughout the day to match the level of outdoor glare.
– Block 100% of UVA and UVB rays.
– Designed to work with most prescriptions and frames.
Verdict: The perfect lens for someone who spends a lot of their day outside and wants polarization.

Transitions Drivewear Sun Lenses:
– These lenses are great for those who spend a lot of time in the car.
– Using NuPolar polarization they remove glare off the road and the hood of the car.
– Adjust the color and tint of the lens as needed during driving.
– In low light or overcast conditions, the lenses are a green/yellow color that provide high contract and minimize glare.
– Behind the windshield the lenses activate to a copper color, enhancing color recognition and depth perception.
– In bright outdoor light, lenses activate to a dark red-brown to block excess light.
– Designed to fit most prescriptions and frames.
Verdict: The ideal lens for someone who drives a lot and needs protection from the sun and changing conditions.

If you are considering making the switch to Transitions lenses, schedule an appointment at eye2eye and our team will help you decide which lenses are right for your lifestyle!

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Sweet Deal: Red Frame February

February has can be pretty sweet, we’re making it even sweeter with our February deal! Buy one complete pair of glasses and get a second pair with free lenses (value up to $99).
February’s frame color of the month is red. Are you daring enough to sport a crimson hue? There are tons of fashionable choices in red glasses, from Bevel frames (pictured above) to red Ray-Ban Wayfarer sunglasses. Outfit your whole family in red frames with these adorable Zoobug red Daisy frames!
Stop in the store for details about our February deal or schedule an appointment for you and your sweetie to get an eye exam and new lenses!
Happy February!
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Sweet Deal: Red Frame February

February has can be pretty sweet, we’re making it even sweeter with our February deal! Buy one complete pair of glasses and get a second pair with free lenses (value up to $99).
February’s frame color of the month is red. Are you daring enough to sport a crimson hue? There are tons of fashionable choices in red glasses, from Bevel frames (pictured above) to red Ray-Ban Wayfarer sunglasses. Outfit your whole family in red frames with these adorable Zoobug red Daisy frames!
Stop in the store for details about our February deal or schedule an appointment for you and your sweetie to get an eye exam and new lenses!
Happy February!
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