Why Should We Wear Sunglasses? (2)
As mentioned above, that skin cancer has been found around the eyes, from overexposure to UV rays, lines and wrinkles form as well around the eyes from the sun too. Sunglasses protect not just your eyes, but the area around your eyes, as well as the sides of your face, forehead and brim of your nose. Being able to cover this sensitive area is just as important as covering your eyes as well. The less exposure your skin has to harmful rays, the fewer sun lines and sun spots your skin will develop.
Sunglasses are also a fashion statement as well. They can complete any outfit while protecting you at the same time. Designer sunglasses are comfortable and cosmetically pleasing, so as to be worn as part of a fashion statement as well. Such designers as Tom Ford and Ray-Ban, give you all the benefits of the UV protection needed, while creating sunglasses that are unique, different and stylish as well. Also, there have been numerous advancements in sunglass designs, to make them lighter, sleeker and completely custom designed for the wearer. Such specialist like Silhouette make sunglasses made of titanium, that are extremely light and durable, as well as being cosmetically appealing for the fact that there are no screws or hinges on the sunglasses as well.
There is also the option of choosing glasses that darken when in the sunlight. Such as Transition lenses, regular lenses that are part of glasses and will on their own turn to a shade of grey and become sunglasses while outside and in bright lighting. Transitions Lens darken in sunlight and offer the same UV-A and UV-B protection as regular sunglasses, however, you do not need to change your glasses or bring extra sunglasses with you. Using Transition lenses can be more convenient for people who need to always wear glasses and do not want to have to carry around multiple pairs of glasses to be able to see.
Lastly, if you travel regularly, it has been found that sunglasses actually help with jet lag and transitioning from one time zone to another when travelling during the day. The internal body clocks are affected by light and wearing sunglasses during daylight travel while in the plane helps the body adjust to the new time.
No matter what reason you choose to wear sunglasses, it is important to always have them on while outside. UV rays are dangerous to your eye health and taking care of them will be a huge benefit to you in the years to come. Protecting your eyes and skin, while accentuating an outfit or your best features, are all benefits of sunglasses. There are so many choices available now as well, that there is definitely something for everyone.
Most of us wear suntan lotion to protect our skin from sunburn. Without adequate eye protection, exposure to bright sunlight can damage our eyes. We need to be careful about protecting our eyes with the right kind of sunglasses.
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