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How many glasses do you need?

How many glasses do you need?

Don't be overwhelmed by all the options out there!

There are new kinds of lenses for spectacle wearers coming onto the market all the time: lenses for use with digital devices, lenses for working with computers, lenses for driving and self-tinting lenses that react to light and UV. But just how many pairs of glasses do you actually need? Here are our tips to help you find what...

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A checklist for buying new spectacles

A checklist for buying new spectacles

Spectacles for near and far, progressive spectacles, sports spectacles, reading spectacles or spectacles for the workplace: what do you need to know?
What’s important when you’re buying a new pair of spectacles? What do you need to know? What mistakes can you avoid, and how can you further enhance your enjoyment of your new spectacles? BETTER VISION...

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Different eye sight test results – how can this happen?

Different eye sight test results – how can this happen?

Or: When is the best time to go for an eye sight test?
We are often asked why the measuring results obtained in sight tests differ – even if two examinations are performed in short succession. Different results in subjective refraction may be attributable...

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Wrap, slim or colourful: ZEISS lenses fit the bill every time!

Fashionable frames & precision lenses? A challenge that demands the utmost in optical know-how
Every season, the catwalks in the world's major fashion meccas give us a fascinating glimpse of things to come. This also applies to eyewear. With their inventive creations, designers repeatedly confront...

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Ten tips for choosing the right lens coating

BETTER VISION with new lens coatings – for more comfort and greater durability
Coatings put the perfect finishing touch to your lenses. They turn your spectacles into a masterpiece of technology that will help you enjoy outstanding visual comfort. Lenses with the right prescription...

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Maximum comfort with ultra-thin, super lightweight spectacles

Less is more! These tips are the key to getting ultra-light spectacle lenses and frames
The lighter spectacles are, the more comfortable they are to wear: Optimum comfort is achieved by making the frame and lenses as lightweight as possible. Modern manufacturing methods and extremely lightweight...

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Simplicity and elegance: LINDBERG spectacle frames and ZEISS sunglass lenses - a summer hit

BETTER VISION asked the frame manufacturer LINDBERG what makes LINDBERG sunglasses so special.
The Danish Royal Family, politicians, business tycoons, and high-profile celebrities are all wearers of spectacle frames from LINDBERG, the Danish spectacle frames designer. A special highlight is this...

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How to ensure your spectacle lenses always hit the right (colour) tones

The right makeup for coloured lenses
They can be admired on many prominent faces and are real eye-catchers on international catwalks: spectacles with colourful lenses. But you don't have to be a star or model to have an attractive appearance...

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Eye-catching sunglasses with expert protection for your eyes

A look at some of the coolest new colours for summer 2013
Summertime = sunglasses time! We've taken a look behind the scenes at this year's coolest colours: BETTER VISION rounds up the latest trends in sunglasses, ZEISS sun protection lenses, innovative self-tinting...

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Self-tinting lenses for more comfortable vision, flexibility and protection

10 tips from BETTER VISION: who are photochromic prescription spectacle lenses by ZEISS ideally suited for and when should they be worn?
Modern self-tinting lenses, like PhotoFusion® by ZEISS, can be a loyal and useful partner for all light conditions in your life. They make seeing less strenuous and more comfortable, while also offering...

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Crystal clear advantages for spectacle wearers

ZEISS cleaning wipes for prescription spectacle lenses and other optical surfaces
Shirt sleeves, ties or handkerchiefs are often close at hand but, in fact, they are unfortunately not really suitable for cleaning modern prescription spectacle lenses. Rubbing lenses with these rough...

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When spectacles are too tight. The best tips for relaxed vision and the perfect fit.

Whether it's the sides, nose bridge or spectacle frames, there are several criteria that are crucial for optimal vision.
The spectacles are pressing against the sides of your head, seeing is strenuous, the nose bridge is annoyingly uncomfortable. What do you do when the spectacles don't fit properly? What can you watch out...

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Clever gift ideas for spectacle wearers

From the perfect case to stylish accessories: our present tips are guaranteed to include the ideal gift for every spectacle wearer
Whether it's for Christmas, a birthday, an anniversary, a little reward for young ones or a present for a special event - there are plenty of occasions and opportunities to give a gift to spectacle wearers....

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The right spectacle frames for children

Making decisions is never easy. And it's not only the look that is important in the choice of spectacle frames for children.
According to statistics, approximately one in five children need spectacles. At first glance, colour and "coolness" are the most important factors in the choice of spectacles for children. After...

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Help, does my child need spectacles?

Why it's so important for babies and children to have eye tests on a regular basis.
Just like adults, children perceive about 80 % of their impressions visually. Good, sharp vision is therefore fundamentally important for children development. What should parents know before visiting...

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A person's spectacles reflect their character

Choosing spectacles comes down to more than formal criteria – it's also a matter of type
They're not only a vision aid, but also a stylish accessory. Spectacles allow you to express your personality and emphasize your style. But what does a pair of spectacles say about someone’s type? We wanted...

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How should I take care of my prescription spectacle lenses?

If you take good care of your spectacles, you'll find it easier to keep everything in focus. Here are our tips
Today's modern prescription spectacle lenses really are a miracle of technology. If you want to enjoy your spectacles for as long as possible, it's not only important to take good care of them. It's also...

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Mini style guide with a huge perspective: spectacles and fashion – an unbeatable team

These tips will guarantee you an eye-catching look for every occasion
There are some people that have the same fashion style from morning to night – for almost every day of their lives. Finding the perfect pair of spectacles for these straightforward souls is quite easy....

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Tips for buying spectacles: how to find the correct ones for you

Two things are important when buying new spectacles: optimum and relaxed vision as well as a great appearance.
Putting a lot of thought into the selection of new spectacles means that they will not only be eye-catching, but they will also reflect and become a part of your personality. Nowadays, it goes without...

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Look better and enjoy better vision with fashionable spectacle frames

BETTER VISION asks spectacle frames manufacturer Menrad: What are the current trends in fashionable eyewear and spectacle frame brands?
Besides suitable spectacle lenses, spectacle frames are also crucial to comfortable and relaxed vision. When choosing frames, we are making a fashion decision for a longer period of time – four years on...

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Old spectacle lenses – new spectacle frames Is that even possible?

If you no longer like your spectacle frames, but the lenses are still perfectly customized to your eyesight condition, how can the optician help you in your search for a new model?
Fashions change at an ever increasing pace. And we are not just talking about clothes and shoes here, the same goes for spectacle frames. If slimline models were the product to set spectacle wearers' pulses...

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The new spectacle frames with the perfect fit - eyes, nose, ears and character

The ErgoFlexx Individual spectacle frames from ZEISS can be individually selected for every face and every individual vision requirement.
ZEISS spectacle lenses already reflect the very special importance placed on the individual requirements of the wearer. Now ZEISS and Menrad have developed a unique system for assembling spectacle frames...

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Anatomy of a Shade: Mykita & Bernhard Willhelm’s Franz

Everything you always wanted to know about sunglasses but were afraid to ask
They are instantly recognisable, celebrities’ favourite accessory, an absolute must have. But what is the story of FRANZ? Take a peek behind the scenes at MYKITA, the brand behind the cult sunglasses.

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How do I find the perfect frame for my face?

Tips that will help you choose the perfect pair of glasses
Lots of choices can make decisions difficult: A good pair of glasses is an important investment. After all, you will have to and want to wear them for a long time. Most importantly, you want your glasses...

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Finding an Excellent Optometrist

Many people around the world have vision problems. If you are concerned about the health of your eyes, it is time to see an optometrist who will help you restore your 20/20 vision.
If you are already wearing glasses or need to get your first pair, your best foundation is a professional optometrist. Who is the perfect optometrist for your needs? In this article you will find helpful...

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Spectacles Cleaning and Care

A few hints for better spectacles care
It only takes a second – a greasy fingerprint suddenly appears on your lens, debris and dust make it harder for you to see or moisture creates film that fogs up your glasses. What now? Many of us grab...

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Vision problems despite a new pair of glasses?

You may have to get used to your new glasses to get the most out of them
Your new spectacles look stylish and fit you perfectly. The only problem: You still cannot see sharply. You may wonder what might be wrong with them. Why is your vision not perfect despite your new spectacles?...

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Makeup Tips for Women Who Wear Glasses and Contact Lenses

Tricks for superior eye-makeup that sets the stage for your eyes behind glasses
Many women who wear glasses and contact lenses are familiar with the problem: It can be quite difficult to create dramatic eye makeup when you wear vision aids. Not only do the vision aids and the frame...

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Do Yellow Lenses Make People Happier?

Better vision thanks to shaded lenses
Shaded lenses will indeed bring colour into your life. But what are the benefits of shaded lenses? Which shading is the most beneficial and which colours drive the latest fashion trends? This article will...

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Preventing Wrinkles

Don’t forget your sunglasses!
What do you look for in a weather beaten seafarer? Of course, we all know it – the deep wrinkles around the eyes will give him away. He refuses to wear sunglasses as he stands on deck for hours while the...

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