In the past two years or so, we’ve seen an increase in online retailers specializing in prescription glasses. These websites boast large selections of frames and apparently easy, step-by-step purchasing at lower costs. However, they fail to warn consumers of the consequences that follow the wearer after buying glasses online.
All aspects of Hakim Optical eyeglasses are critically important to the customers’ vision and ability to see comfortably. Making lenses themselves require extensive detail in manufacturing to produce the finest results that make each pair of eyeglasses perfect. As your lens experts, Hakim Optical puts the highest standard of workmanship behind every lens we create to ensure you are always receiving top of the line eyeglasses for all of your vision needs.
As we age, we start to notice certain changes in our bodies and the way we function, including difficulty in reading at a close proximity. We start holding objects farther and farther away so we can read small type clearly. This condition is called presbyopia, and usually begins to occur around the age of 40 and progresses over time. This is around the point in your life when you may need reading glasses.
People learn in many different ways, especially youth. The majority of children learn the most from what they see, so your child’s classroom vision and how much they learn are intrinsically linked. If your child is experiencing poor eyesight, they’ll likely lose their ability to succeed in their studies. This can impact their capacity to process information and affect their future successes in the classroom.
When the sun is shining and you’re wearing glasses you’re either blinded by the light or you’re constantly switching back and forth between your eyeglasses and sunglasses. To combat this annoyance, you can get photochromic lenses, or as they’re more commonly known, Transitions lenses! There are many reasons to purchase Transitions lenses, if it isn’t for the benefit of protecting your eyes outside, then it might be for the money you can save from buying separate prescription sunglasses; which can get very expensive.
Use our Style Guide to Stay Fashionable!
We’re bringing you our Men’s Winter Style Guide in this weird half winter, half spring February that has been very confusing for many Canadians and their outfit choices.
Despite the inconsistent weather, one thing that can remain consistent for you, no matter the weather, is your glasses. You can use them as the foundation on which to build your outfit or you can add them in as an accessory at the end, but either way, they can really change your style.
Take the Quiz: Lens or No-Lens?
Unfortunately, not all of us are blessed with the ability to wear glasses every day. Some people want the fashionable frames, but can’t use the lenses to back them up.
These poor souls are cursed with perfect vision and although they wish to wear stylish frames , they cannot.
Fall is the most fashionable time of the year and our fall style guide will keep your style trending.
It’s not too hot to wear pants or a long sleeve shirt, but it’s also not to cold that you have to wear a puffy, goose-down jacket. There is an art to fall fashion – you have to be able to dress appropriately for the weather while still managing to have a unique style.