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Sunglasses Ready For The Summer Months

Wearing sunglasses is not just a fashion statement, but it also plays an essential role in protecting your eyes from harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. Prolonged exposure to UV radiation can lead to various eye conditions, including cataracts, and macular degeneration.

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Wearing sunglasses is not just a fashion statement, but it also plays an essential role in protecting your eyes from harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. Prolonged exposure to UV radiation can lead to various eye conditions, including cataracts, and macular degeneration. Hence, it's crucial to wear sunglasses whenever you're outside, whether the sun is shining or there is cloud coverage.

When looking for your next pair of sunglasses, it's important to look for those that block 100% of Ultraviolet rays. Polarized lenses can also be a good option as they help reduce glare, making it easier to see on brighter days.


Several brands offer high-quality sunglasses that provide both protection and style. One popular brand is Ray-Ban, known for its classic Wayfarer and Aviator styles. Maui Jim offers polarized lenses that provide excellent clarity and colour contrast, making them a great choice to protect your eyes for outdoor activities. Other top brands include Eco, Tommy Hilfiger, and Radley, which offer fashionable and trendy designs.


In conclusion, wearing sunglasses is crucial for protecting your eyes from harmful UV rays, and choosing the right brand can enhance both protection and style. Don't forget to wear sunglasses whenever you're outside to keep your eyes safe and healthy.

Visit your local Martyn Kemp Opticians practice to browse what sunglasses we have available and to speak to a member of our team to find out what type of sunglass frames are best for you.

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