Sunglasses existed since prehistoric ages, the Romans used sunglasses made out of emeralds, the Chinese used crystal sunglasses to correct vision. In the start of 1920, sunglasses were used extensively by actors and actresses, which led to a widespread increase in demands of sunglasses among general public, especially for fashion and giving themselves a boost in lifestyle. People started to discover new designs in the field of lenses and frames, more stylish and protective sunglasses were invented, which became widely used by everyone all across the world.
Common Uses Of Sunglasses
One of the most common use of sunglasses is to protect your eyes from harmful radioactive ultraviolet radiations from the sun, which could damage your eyes and lead to various eye diseases and vision impairment, possibly cancer. Most people feel uncomfortable with ultraviolet radiations, thus modern sunglasses prevent these radiations from reaching your eyes, as everyone knows well enough, that in recent years the amount of ultraviolet radiations have increased considerably, thus modern sunglasses are equipped with high quality protective films to stop these harmful radiations from reaching your retina, these lenses are called UV400 lenses. These modern sunglasses can filter out more than 99% of UVA and UVB radiations from the sun.
Sunglasses are comfort gadgets during high intensity lighting conditions with properties like anti glaring and anti reflection. Modern sunglasses give you extra comfort by providing all possible properties in the design of lenses and frames. Sunglasses also uses thin anti dusting films to give it a long lasting finish with anti scratch properties as well. Comfortable nose pads and well designed temple just gives you a stress free vision throughout the day.
Sunglasses are tools to cover your eyes and prevent people from keeping a direct eye contact, hides wrinkles seen around your eyes, hides redness in eyes, hides eye disorders and common eye diseases, prevents the exposure of your inner feelings like sadness, crying or weeping to the outside world. The most common of all hides identity, sunglasses with proper apparel can completely hide your identity and make you look completely different.
The extensive use of sunglasses in the field of movies and entertainment, has transformed fashion to the next level. Mostly used for style and fashion, sunglasses has been widely accepted as a fashion gadget and a must have fashion accessory. Fresh new design and eye catching coloured lenses keeps emerging, leading to a better business with increased demand and sales every day. Newer brands have emerged with their own unique style and modern technology.
Sunglasses are extensively used in the field of sports and outdoor activities. Activities like surfing, skiing, swimming and cycling uses sunglasses most of the time. Pilots uses sunglasses as a means to prevent glaring, reflection and UV radiations. Sunglasses are also used for driving vehicles during the day and at night, during high intensity lighting conditions, like glaring during the dawn.
Aviator Sunglasses – The classic pilot aviator sunglasses with drop shaped lenses and thin metallic frame, has been an all time classic, from movies to common public, it has been the longest trending design which people have accepted at all times and all seasons. The aviator sunglasses were widely accepted and used by pilots in the early 1970s, hence the name pilot aviator sunglasses, since the release of movie ‘Top Gun’, it has been in fashion till now.
Oversized Sunglasses – The common style and design of early 1980s, mostly adapted by actors and actresses, the round rectangular thick frame oversized sunglasses was a common fashion trend. This oversized sunglasses have recently bloomed in the fashion world with a twist in design as compared to the older design, where you can find oversized butterfly sunglasses for women, a common modification to the old model. Oversized aviator sunglasses, oversized round sunglasses, oversized oval sunglasses, oversized square sunglasses and oversized rectangle sunglasses are all modification of the old oversized sunglasses with square design.
Teashades Sunglasses – Also called `John Lennon` sunglasses, is characterized by perfectly medium round lens with thin metallic frame. Dark lenses are very common, but modern sunglasses comes with different shades and coloured lenses. Teashades glasses are quite rare but give you a perfect fashion boost in style and increases your overall lifestyle by giving you different kind of uniqueness.