Prescription eyeglasses are always the best choice for all people. Even doctors also prescribe to go for prescription eyeglasses despite of recent innovations in contact lenses and vision correction surgery.
Even for youngsters who might ordinarily dread the “nerd” factor of wearing eyeglasses, popular fiction characters like the bespectacled young wizard, Harry Potter, have become role models.
Now a day’s eyeglasses have also become quite stylish as fashion accessories. Many people choose frames the same way they choose shoes or handbags selecting different colours and styles to match their wardrobes.
Prescription Eyeglass Frame Styles
New innovations include wood and bamboo frame materials and bold shapes, colours and designs in both plastic and metal frames.
1. Women’s Prescription eyeglasses now are available in playful cat-eye shapes, swirls and angular patterns.
2.Men’s Prescription eyeglasses new styles that include classy designer logos and patterns embedded in translucent backgrounds.
3.Unisex Prescription eyeglasses rimless styles.
4. Kids’ Prescription eyeglasses more colourful with the emphasis on durability.
Face shape plays a significant role in whether a certain style of glasses will look best on you or not.
Prescription Eyeglass Frame Based on Face Shape
Oval Face Shape
For an oval face shape, look for eyeglass frames that are wide or wider and Walnut-shaped frames.
A heart-shaped face chooses frame shapes that are wider at the bottom. Thin, light-coloured frames and rimless frames that have a light, airy appearance.
Oblong Face Shape
An oblong face shape frames with decorative or contrasting temples also add width to the face.
Square Face Shape
A square face shape, narrow frame styles, frames that have more width than depth, and narrow ovals.
Diamond Face Shape
For the diamond-shaped face, rimless eyeglasses and frames with oval or cat-eye shapes also can be good choices.
Round Face Shape
A round face shape has thinner and longer, angular narrow eyeglass frames.
For a base-down triangular face shape frames with cat-eye shapes also can be good choices.
Prescription Eyeglass Frame Based on Colour
When choosing eyeglasses, face shape isn’t the only factor that determines which frames will look best on you — your skin tone, eye colour and hair colour also play vital roles.
An Olive skin(cool) complexion has blue or pink, and a warm complexion has a “peaches and cream” or yellow cast coloured frames.
Eye colours usually are a secondary element in determining your colouring because of the many variations of eye colour.
Cool hair colours also are considered like Strawberry blond, platinum, blue-black, white, auburn, salt-and-pepper and ash brown are cool. Warm hair colours include golden blond, brownish black, brown-gold and “dirty gray.”
Once you have determined if you are “warm” or “cool,” then you can easily find the Prescription eyeglasses frame colours that will suit you the best.