In a recent Chubstr article, Bruce Sturgell featured eight (8) Zenni glasses that are best for eyeglass wearers with larger heads. Cubstr is an online style destination for big and tall or plus size men and we’re so happy to be featured.
Individuals with larger heads often face challenges in finding frames that complement their facial features while ensuring a secure and comfortable fit. Wearers often share their problems of getting large indents around their temple area or having an insecure fit leading to unstable vision. Fortunately, Zenni Optical caters to a world of various head sizes and offers a range of options tailored for those ranging from XS to XL.
Understanding Frame Dimensions: The Key to a Perfect Fit
The first step in selecting glasses for a big head is understanding frame dimensions. Look for frames with wider lens diameters and larger bridge widths. These dimensions ensure that the glasses sit comfortably on a broader facial structure, preventing the common issues of pinching or discomfort often experienced with smaller frames. On the Zenni website, you can simply choose “L” or “XL” in the filter menu or browse the Extended Fit page to narrow down your options.
Adjustable Nose Pads: A Game-Changer for Comfort
For those with bigger heads, frames with adjustable nose pads are a game-changer. These pads ensure a customizable fit, accommodating the nuances of a larger nose bridge. Zenni’s dedication to user comfort is evident in multiple frames equipped with adjustable nose pads, ensuring wearers experience not only a secure fit but also enhanced comfort throughout the day.
Style Considerations: Embracing Fashion for Big Heads
Style should never be compromised, regardless of head size. Zenni Optical’s collection for larger heads offers an array of designs, from classic to contemporary. Whether it’s embracing the timeless appeal of rectangular frames or making a statement with bold, oversized styles, individuals with big heads can confidently explore fashion-forward options that align with their unique style preferences. Zenni has also partnered with 49ers player George Kittle to bring bold statement frames that are perfect for those towering at 6’4’’.
Finding your Perfect Lens at Zenni
Bruce Sturgell also highlights several features Zenni offers to help your shopping journey. The first is the Visual Search Tool that helps you find Zenni glasses similar to a style you already like. If you’ve already found a style that complements your face shape, the visual search tool makes it easier for you to find a new, similar pair that will complement YOU. The second feature is the Virtual Try On Feature which helps you better visualize your new glasses on your own face. It’s as easy as taking a video, adding scale, and seeing the magic happen.
Choosing glasses for a big head is an empowering experience when armed with the right knowledge and an expansive selection of frames. Zenni Optical stands as a beacon of inclusivity, ensuring that individuals with larger heads can navigate the world of eyewear with confidence and style. Embrace the perfect blend of fashion and function, celebrating your unique features with glasses that not only fit comfortably but also make a bold statement. Your journey to stylish and comfortable eyewear begins with Zenni Optical – where every head, big or small, finds its perfect match.
About the Author: Dr. Catherine Ong
Dr. Catherine Ong, OD, is an optometrist based in the Bay Area, California. She earned her doctorate from UC Berkeley, School of Optometry and currently provides primary and speciality eyecare in a private practice setting. She has a passion for patient education and enjoys reshaping technical concepts into digestable topics for all patients. When she is not seeing patients, you can find her exploring new restaurants, exercising, or trying out new recipes.