From deciding what style you want, to selecting the frame thickness, to determining if you need progressive lenses or anti-reflective coating, a lot of decisions go into selecting a new pair of glasses. This process can be intimidating to some – particularly those who previously have not worn corrective lenses.
Relax! The selection process can be fun, and gives you a chance to express your individual style! Plus, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know.
Let’s start by looking at some General Guidelines to follow when selecting eyewear; then we will take a look at your facial structure and review how to determine your face shape. Understanding your face shape and facial features is the key to selecting the right frames and achieving a balanced look that accentuates your best features for a flattering appearance.