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Sunglasses

Sunglasses are important for everyone. Unprotected exposure to the sun's ultraviolet (UV) rays can increase the risk of developing cataracts and damaging the retina, which could lead to total blindness. However, it's never too late to begin protecting the eyes from the sun's harmful rays.

All About Sunglasses
Learn all about sunglasses, including how to find the perfect pair and why you really should wear them.

Shopping for Sunglasses
Learn all about what to look for when shopping for sunglasses.

Tips for Buying Sunglasses
A few quick tips for buying sunglasses.

Sunglass Frames
Learn about the many sunglasses frame materials and styles.

What are photochromic lenses?
Learn all about photochromic lenses.

What are polarized sunglasses?
Learn about sunglasses with polarized lenses.

What are prescription sunglasses?
Learn about prescription sunglasses.

Sunglasses - Eye Protection and Sunglasses
Sunglasses are necessary for protecting your eyes from sun damage, but they can also be a unique fashion statement. It's never too late to begin protecting the eyes from the sun's harmful rays. Do you wear sunglasses?

Sunglasses: Does Color Matter?
Handy tips for picking tints and colors for sunglasses.

Sunglass Fashion Trends
Learn the latest trends in sunglass fashion.

Sunglasses: Anti-Aging Devices
Learn how UV rays from the sun can make your eyes age faster.

Polarized Lenses
What are the advantages of polarized sunglasses lenses?

Sunglass Fashion Trends
Learn the latest sunglass styles and fashion trends for 2011.

Golf and Your Eyes
Learn about ways to achieve the best vision for golfing.

Sun Wear Style Tips
How do you pick out a pair of shades? Learn a few style tips for choosing sunglasses.

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