Protect Your Vision: Beyond UV

Protect Your
Vision: UV+ Blue Blockers

When it comes to protecting your eyes, UV coverage is not enough. UV+ Blue Blockers lenses provide all-day protection-indoors and out-against the harmful effects of high-energy visible (HEV) blue light and UV rays.

The Downside of Blue Light

Prolonged exposure to blue light can have damaging effects on your eyes over time.

Risk To
Young Eyes

Kids are more vulnerable to blue light and UV since natural eye defenses have yet to develop.

Eye
Strain

Too much blue light exposure can cause tired eyes, headaches, and blurred vision.

Permanent
Eye Damage

Long term exposure to blue light has been linked to a greater risk for vision loss.

We're surrounded by blue light

We're exposed daily to blue light from both natural and artificial sources.

Sun

sun

Desktop
Device

devices

Artificial Light

artificial light

With the rise of digital technology, we're being exposed to even more sources of blue light over longer periods of time.

97%

of US kids under age 4 use mobile devices

77%

of Americans have smart phones

6.5 hrs

is the average time teens spend on screens each day

Virtually Clear, Everyday Lens

Our UV+ Blue Blockers leverage cutting-edge technology from Mitsui Chemicals, a global leader in development and manufacturing of ophthalmic lens materials, to deliver a virtually clear lens with minimal color distortion. That means UV+ Blue Blockers lenses are best-of-breed and can be used with your everyday glasses for all-day protection from blue light and UV light.

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UV+ Blue Blockers

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Pricing for UV+ Blue Blockers Lenses with standard anti-reflective coating included
starts at just $16.75.

How To Order UV+ Blue Blockers

1
prescription

On the order page, select Prescription Type
(note: not available in bifocals) and enter your prescription details.

2
lens

Choose UV+ Blue Blockers in the lens options.
UV+ Blue Blockers is available in 3 refractive indices to accommodate most prescriptions.

3

Proceed to checkout.

FAQ

Is UV+ Blue Blockers lens a regular lens with a special coating?

No. UV+ Blue Blockers from Zenni are made with a special blue-light blocking monomer (http://uv420cut.com) from Mitsui Chemicals, a global leader in development and manufacturing of ophthalmic lens materials, that is directly incorporated into the lens. That means the blue- blocking technology won’t chip or wear away. By absorbing blue light, this monomer prevents blue light from passing through the lens to your eye.

DO UV+ Blue Blockers COME WITH ANTI-REFLECTIVE COATING?

Yes. UV+ Blue Blockers lenses comes with a standard anti-reflective coating.

ARE UV+ Blue Blockers THE SAME THING AS COMPUTER GLASSES?

Yes and no. Zenni’s UV+ Blue Blockers is a blue-light blocking lens that is designed for all-day wear and protection from blue light. Whether you’re a heavy computer user or not, UV+ Blue Blockers can be worn like regular glasses to protect your eyes from harmful blue light emitted from any digital device, as well as artificial fluorescent and LED light exposure. UV+ Blue Blockers lenses are not like the yellow/orange-tinted specialty computer glasses designed specifically for computer and gaming use.

CAN UV+ Blue Blockers LENSES BE TINTED?

No. UV+ Blue Blockers cannot be tinted, so it can’t be used for sunglasses or photochromic glasses. However, UV+ Blue Blockers provide 100 percent UV protection.

How does blue light affect the eyes?

Prolonged exposure to high-energy visible (HEV) blue light can cause eye strain and blurred vision. Studies have shown that it can also cause damage to the retinal cells which can lead to an increased risk of developing age-related macular degeneration. Macular degeneration leads to vision loss over time. The UV+ Blue Blockers block blue light and provide maximum UV coverage to protect your eyes.