3 ways to remove #Scratches from #Sunglasses & Why They're All Bad Ideas
#Toothpaste & Baking Powder
In theory, the micro-abrasives within the substances, when combined with force, can gently buff out the scratch. But it’s not going to happen in one application, or two, or probably even 25. You’re dealing with micro-abrasives that are safe and gentle enough to put in your mouth. If you think they’ll wear down that scratch in one go, you’ll be disappointed.
This method is applicable for lenses with mirror coating, and it does work. At least, it works if the scratch only affects the mirrored layer of the lens. If it cuts into the plastic or glass, you’ve still got problems.
This method is only recommended for plastic lenses with a coating, because that’s what you’ll be stripping off to remove the scratch. The active ingredient in glass etching products is hydrofluoric acid, which is highly corrosive. It eats the top coating off of the plastic lens.
New Replacement Lenses. This option is typically far less expensive than purchasing brand new sunglasses. You can keep using the sunglasses you already own and you won't need to mess around with DIY methods that probably won't end up working anyway. (more…)
Dangers of Digital!
Digital Eye Strain is a big deal, but many people still don’t know about its dangers.
The Vision Council 2016 annual report found that 88% of people spend more than two hours each day using a digital device. This constant exposure to electronic devices and technology is detrimental to our eyes and eye health.
3 ways to ease the pain and protect your eyes.
#1: Take breaks from looking at your screens,
#2: Reduce the brightness and glare from your screens
#3: Invest in a pair of computer glasses (more…)
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