The Best Sunglasses for UV Protection

By | June 5, 2019

Keep your eyes protected and your style flawless with doctor-approved eyewear for your next sunny adventure.

You’ll have a hard time losing these

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If you love hitting the beach, pool, or lake but are prone to losing your favorite sunnies (hey, it happens to the best of us), you’ll be obsessed with these Rheos Sapelos Floating Sunglasses. We think they’re the best sunglasses for active, on-the-go types because the frames are designed to float instead of sink when they hit the water. Your shades will never fall victim to a rogue wave on your amazing summer beach vacation again.

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Fashion lovers will see longterm benefits

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The best sunglasses offer ultraviolet protection while serving serious style, like these Chloé Myrte shades with 100 percent UV protection. “Ultraviolet (UV) protection of the eyes is so important because UV damage is cumulative and irreversible,” explains Justin Bazan, optometrist and medical adviser to The Vision Council. “Finding sunglasses with UVA/UVB protective lenses will help individuals avoid some of the awful short- and long-term effects of UV damage.”

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Reflecting wisdom all summer long

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A pair of mirrored Nike Flip sunnies offers 100 percent UV protection, streamlined lightweight frames, and gender-neutral styling just about everyone will love. According to Dr. Bazan, “It’s always best to choose a reputable brand from a reputable seller.” In this case, just do it. But before you make the purchase, make sure you brush up on the things you need to know before buying sunglasses.

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