Cut refers to the proportions, size and shape of the lens or frame. Eyeglasses should be in proportion to the size of your face and should be harmonious with your features. The shape of the frame should contrast and compliment the shape of your face.
This refers to the quality and construction of the frame and lens optics. Look for premium lens materials and enhancements such as high-index lenses and anti-reflection coating . These options optimize the cosmetic appearance and provide better, clearer vision.
This refers to the frame color as well as various tint options for sunglasses. Choose a frame color that will compliment your skin tone. Pale complexions look good in warm colors such as rose, amber and copper. Darker complexions look stunning in white, yellow or rose gold. All metallic frames suit black skin including gold, silver and rose. When it comes to lens color, try on different lens tints to determine which one you like best. The most popular shades are grey, brown and green. Custom colors and tint intensity can be made to order.
This refers to the weight of the frame as determined by its composition: plastic, stainless steel, various metal alloys, titanium or gold. Fames that are lightweight are more comfortable and less noticeable. Rimless frames are a great option for a light, barely there feel.
There are some key considerations to ensure the frames you choose are comfortable and well-fitting. The temples should not indent into the sides of your head and the tips should gently curve behind your ears. Next, the bridge and the nose pads should be fine-tuned so that the frame perfectly conforms to your nose.