The Sun Authority - Sun Safety, Sunglasses, and More. http://www.sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority Sun Safety, Sunglasses, and More Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:39:08 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.1 Finding the Best Sunglasses Frames for your Skin Tone http://www.sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/how-to-choose-the-best-sunglasses-frames-for-your-skin-tone http://www.sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/how-to-choose-the-best-sunglasses-frames-for-your-skin-tone#comments Tue, 12 Apr 2011 15:55:10 +0000 http://sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/?p=554 frames are best for your face shape, but now let’s address the color. Suitable sunglasses color choices are most often determined by your skin temperature. In other words, whether your skin tone is warm or cool in tone. How do you determine if your skin is warm or cool?

In natural daylight, examine the undertone of the skin on the underside of your arm. Those with cool toned skin tend to have a pink or rosy undertone and bluish veins; while those with warm toned skin have a golden or apricot undertone and greenish veins.

In terms of sunglasses (and clothing), cool toned wearers should gravitate towards frames in blue-based hues; while warm toned wearers ... Read More »]]> You want your sunglasses to be as flattering as possible. Did you know that choosing frames by color can actually complement your face? We’ve already discussed which frames are best for your face shape, but now let’s address the color. Suitable sunglasses color choices are most often determined by your skin temperature. In other words, whether your skin tone is warm or cool in tone.

How do you determine if your skin is warm or cool?


In natural daylight, examine the undertone of the skin on the underside of your arm. Those with cool toned skin tend to have a pink or rosy undertone and bluish veins; while those with warm toned skin have a golden or apricot undertone and greenish veins.

In terms of sunglasses (and clothing), cool toned wearers should gravitate towards frames in blue-based hues; while warm toned wearers should look for yellow-based hues.

Sunglasses Suggestions for “Cool” Skin Tones

Blue, pink, plum, magenta, tortoise, green, silver and black frames or lenses are most suitable for cool skin tones.

Example: Angelina Jolie, Sarah Jessica Parker, Cameron Diaz

Angelina Jolie Sarah Jessica Parker Cameron Diaz
“Cool” Skin Tones
Sunglasses Suggestions for “Warm” Skin Tones

Warm skin tones are flattered by gold, copper, orange, brown, tan, olive, dark red and off white frames or lenses.

Example: Lindsay Lohan, Beyonce Knowles, Nicole Richie

Lindsay Lohan Beyonce Knowles Nicole Richie
“Warm” Skin Tones

Resources on Choosing Frames for your Skin Tone:

Womens Health Care Topics

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Sunglass Maintenance and Care http://www.sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/sunglasses-maintenance-and-care http://www.sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/sunglasses-maintenance-and-care#comments Mon, 04 Apr 2011 22:04:55 +0000 http://sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/?p=861 Taking care of your sunglasses, through simple sunglasses maintenance and care, will make them last longer. We will show you how to adjust your sunglasses, how to clean and repair them, and how to remove scratches from your sunglasses. Proper care of your sunglasses will make them last all the longer.

Sunglasses Care and Maintenance Diagram of Sunglasses Parts with Definitions Sunglasses Glossary; glossary of sunglasses-related terms How to Remove Scratches from Lenses How to Clean Sunglasses How to Repair Sunglasses ]]>

Sunglasses Maintenance and Care

Taking care of your sunglasses, through simple sunglasses maintenance and care, will make them last longer. We will show you how to adjust your sunglasses, how to clean and repair them, and how to remove scratches from your sunglasses. Proper care of your sunglasses will make them last all the longer.

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Finding the Best Sunglasses http://www.sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/finding-the-best-sunglasses http://www.sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/finding-the-best-sunglasses#comments Sun, 03 Apr 2011 22:11:32 +0000 http://sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/?p=869 There are so many options when it comes to buying sunglasses. How do you decide which direction to go? This guide will help you determine what sunglasses are best for your face shape, skin tone, and budget. Something as small as choosing the material or tint your lenses should be made of should be based on your preferences and lifestyle.

Sunglasses & Face Shapes: A guide on how to choose the best sunglasses for your face shape. Sunglasses & Skin Tones: A guide on how to choose the best sunglasses for your skin tone. How Sunglasses Should Fit: A guide on how to determine if your sunglasses have the proper fit. Sunglasses Tints: A guide on the various different lens tints and their respective meanings. Glass vs. Plastic Lenses: An evaluation of the pro and cons of plastic ... Read More »]]>

There are so many options when it comes to buying sunglasses. How do you decide which direction to go? This guide will help you determine what sunglasses are best for your face shape, skin tone, and budget. Something as small as choosing the material or tint your lenses should be made of should be based on your preferences and lifestyle.

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Polarization http://www.sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/polarized-sunglasses http://www.sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/polarized-sunglasses#comments Sun, 03 Apr 2011 22:01:53 +0000 http://sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/?p=857 You’ve heard of polarized sunglasses before. But what do they do and why are they important? We’ll explain it all. Learn about how to determine which sports and activities require polarized sunglasses, and the benefits of wearing them. Are your driving sunglasses polarized? We’ll help you determine whether or not they are.

 

 

What are Polarized Sunglasses? How Polarization Works Types of Polarized Lenses Tinted Lenses vs. Polarized Lenses Buying Guide for Polarized Lenses Polarization Test: How Do I Know If My Sunglasses are Polarized? Nitrogen Polarized Lenses 3D Media and Polarization Sports and Polarized Sunglasses Benefits of Polarized Lenses ]]>
You’ve heard of polarized sunglasses before. But what do they do and why are they important? We’ll explain it all. Learn about how to determine which sports and activities require polarized sunglasses, and the benefits of wearing them. Are your driving sunglasses polarized? We’ll help you determine whether or not they are.

 

 

  • What are Polarized Sunglasses?
  • How Polarization Works
  • Types of Polarized Lenses
  • Tinted Lenses vs. Polarized Lenses
  • Buying Guide for Polarized Lenses
  • Polarization Test: How Do I Know If My Sunglasses are Polarized?
  • Nitrogen Polarized Lenses
  • 3D Media and Polarization
  • Sports and Polarized Sunglasses
  • Benefits of Polarized Lenses
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    Sun Safety http://www.sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/sun-safety http://www.sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/sun-safety#comments Fri, 01 Apr 2011 22:14:39 +0000 http://sunglasswarehouse.com/thesunauthority/?p=874 Sunglasses have an important place in the fashion world, but sun safety is the most important aspect of wearing sunglasses. Learn about preventative measures you can take to protect against skin cancer and the many other eye damaging affects of UV rays. Protecting yourself is simple, and educating yourself when it comes to sun safety and UV protection is as easy as reading these articles.

    How to Protect Yourself from UV Rays Reasons to Wear Sunglasses While Driving Easy Way to Protect Your Eyes UV Rays by Geographic Location Ozone Depletion and Health UV Rays on Cloudy Days ]]>

    Sunglasses have an important place in the fashion world, but sun safety is the most important aspect of wearing sunglasses. Learn about preventative measures you can take to protect against skin cancer and the many other eye damaging affects of UV rays. Protecting yourself is simple, and educating yourself when it comes to sun safety and UV protection is as easy as reading these articles.

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