• Protection from the elements – sunglasses help protect your eyes from:
o Dirt, dust, sand, snow and other debris
o Flying insects – yes it’s true, especially during high-speed activities. And it can hurt.
o Wind – prevents tearing of the eyes.
• They cut down on glare.
o Polarized lenses help you see better when fishing, driving, or participating in snow sports.
o Sunglasses can help sharpen contrast too, making things look sharper and clearer.
o Less squinting reduces eye strain, fatigue and headaches.
• Protection from sun-related health issues by blocking 100% of the sun’s UVA & UVB rays.
ALL Tifosi Optics sunglasses have 100% protection from harmful UVA and UVB rays.
o Skin Cancer – because the skin around the eyes is sensitive, they need extra protection from the sun’s rays.
o Macular Degeneration – when a part of the retina begins to deteriorate and affect vision. UV radiation can speed up the degenerative process.
o Pterygium – a growth on the eyeball also known as “surfer’s eye”. Can cause pain and irritation in the eye.
o Cataracts – causing clouding on the eye’s lens. Prolonged exposure to UV rays can contribute to cataracts.
o Glaucoma – exposure to UV rays with Glaucoma can worsen the symptoms or create further complications.
• Sunglasses are a must-have fashion accessory! Check out our entire collection of Tifosi eyewear. And if you’re looking for prescription eyewear, Tifosi has a wide array of styles to choose from.