Lens FAQ's for Glasses

Light Adaptive / Transitions / Photochromic Lenses
Light Adaptive, Photochromic, or Transition lenses offer clear lenses whilst indoors but darken on exposure to sun (UV) light, making them a great alternati...
Mon, 13 Jan, 2020 at 11:34 AM
Polarised Lenses
Ordinary tinted lenses soften sunlight but Polarised lenses protect from harsh reflected light, known as glare. As well as eliminating 99.9% of glare, polar...
Mon, 13 Jan, 2020 at 12:12 PM
The Thickness of Your Lenses
When selecting your new frame, it is important to consider how thick your lenses will be in the finished product. There are 4 main factors which contribute ...
Thu, 3 Aug, 2023 at 10:36 AM
Lens Prices
For the lens prices and information on the coatings included, please see our Lens Prices
Sun, 14 Jun, 2020 at 9:49 PM
Lens Coatings: UV, Scratch-resistant, Anti-reflective
For the information about our lens coatings (UV protection, Scratch-resistant coating, Anti-reflective coating) please see our Guide to Lens Coatings
Sun, 14 Jun, 2020 at 9:59 PM
Our Lenses
Find out more about the different lenses we offer so you can decide what's right for you and your new glasses. Please see our Guide to Lenses
Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 at 1:53 PM
Sunglasses Lenses
We offer a collection of sunglasses lenses in various tints and gradients with polarised options available. For available sunglasses options please check ou...
Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 at 3:49 PM
Bifocal & Progressive (Varifocal) Lenses
We offer various types of varifocal (progressive) glasses and bifocal glasses. For further details please see this article Bifocal & Progressive Lenses
Mon, 22 Jun, 2020 at 9:23 AM
Digital Protection & Blue Block
If you're looking for a 'Blue Block' filter for your next pair of prescription glasses, we can highly recommend our BlueGuard Digital Protection...
Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 at 4:02 PM
Are SelectSpecs lenses glass or plastic?
We stock plastic lenses only, as they are lighter and more durable, to find out more please see this page - Guide to Lenses
Mon, 22 Jun, 2020 at 8:37 AM