Modern lens materials, allied to computer-based design and manufacturing technologies, mean that manufacturers can make lenses that are thinner and lighter than have ever been possible before. With higher prescriptions, the differences can be extraordinary.
If you’re short sighted, the thickness of the edge of standard lenses can ruin the effect of an expensive designer frame, while if you are long sighted, conventional lenses can bulge out from the frame and magnify your eyes. Modern thin and light lenses have put an end to these drawbacks.
Even though Thin and Light lenses are thinner, they’re nevertheless very resistant to breakage. Airwear & PNX (Trivex) Thin and Light lenses offer unmatched protection from impact and 100% protection from UVA and UVB radiation. They don’t just look better -thinner lenses are naturally lighter, so they’re much more comfortable to wear.
We have a range of Thin and Light lenses, including 1.74, 1.67 and 1.6, each offering slightly different benefits. So, whether you wear single vision lenses or varifocal lenses, ask us about Thin and Light lenses which can really make the most of your new spectacles.