Blog about Glasses

Frame Measurements

  When you pick up a pair of eyeglasses, you might notice a series of numbers printed on the inside of the frame. These numbers are more than just random figures; they provide crucial information about the size and fit of the glasses. Understanding these measurements can help you ensure that your glasses fit comfortably and look great. Here’s a breakdown of what each number signifies: … Read More about Frame Measurements

Exploring Sunglass Lens Colours and Tints

Sunglasses are not just a fashion statement; they are a crucial accessory for protecting our eyes from the sun's harmful rays. One of the key aspects that often gets overlooked in the selection process is the colour and tint of the lenses. Different colours and tints offer various benefits and are suitable for different activities and environments. Here’s a comprehensive guide to understanding the … Read More about Exploring Sunglass Lens Colours and Tints

Do I Need An Eye Test?

Do You Need an Eye Test? Here Are the Signs to Look Out For Today, we're going to talk about something super important: our eyes. Specifically, how to know when it's time for an eye test. Many of us might brush off minor discomforts or changes in our vision, but our eyes are precious, and taking care of them should be a priority. Here are some signs that you might need to schedule that eye test … Read More about Do I Need An Eye Test?

Clear Crystal Frames – Why The Hype?

Why Crystal Clear Frames are the Hottest Trend in Eyewear Hey there, fashion enthusiasts! 👋 Have you noticed a sparkling new trend in the world of eyewear? Yep, we're talking about those dazzling crystal clear frames that everyone seems to be sporting. Whether you're scrolling through Instagram, flipping through a fashion magazine, or just people-watching at your local café, these transparent … Read More about Clear Crystal Frames – Why The Hype?

Can wearing sunglasses help prevent hay fever?

As spring and summer roll around, many of us look forward to longer days, warmer weather, and blooming flowers. However, for millions of hay fever sufferers, these seasons also bring a familiar and unwelcome set of symptoms: itchy, red, and watery eyes, sneezing, and a runny nose. Hay fever, or allergic rhinitis, is an allergic reaction to pollen from trees, grasses, and weeds. While medication … Read More about Can wearing sunglasses help prevent hay fever?

Does Wearing Glasses Make Your Eyesight Worse

The relationship between wearing glasses and the health of your eyes has long been a topic of debate and misconception. Many people wonder if relying on corrective lenses can worsen their eyesight or if wearing glasses actually improves vision. I personally remember this as kid as some of my friend's waiting with getting glasses as their parents told them that if they started wearing glasses … Read More about Does Wearing Glasses Make Your Eyesight Worse

8 Signs That It Might Be Time for Glasses

The world we see is a vivid tapestry of shapes, colours, and details. However, as time passes, our vision may change, subtly affecting how we perceive this rich tapestry. Knowing when it might be time for glasses can make a significant difference in maintaining optimal vision and quality of life. Let’s explore some common signs that suggest you might need glasses. Arlo Wolf's 8 Signs That You … Read More about 8 Signs That It Might Be Time for Glasses

What Are Polarised Sunglasses?

When the sun casts its brilliant rays upon us, few accessories are as essential as a good pair of sunglasses. But not all sunglasses are created equal, and one term that often arises in discussions about eyewear is "polarised." What exactly does this mean, and why should you consider polarised sunglasses for your next eyewear investment? Did you know that all our Arlo Wolf sunglasses can be … Read More about What Are Polarised Sunglasses?

Photokeratitis – Sunburned Eyes

Photokeratitis, although not commonly heard of, is a condition that affects the eyes due to overexposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays. Sometimes referred to as "sunburn of the eye," it can occur after spending extended periods in environments with high UV radiation, such as sunny beaches or snowy landscapes. In this article, we'll explore what photokeratitis is, its common causes, symptoms, and … Read More about Photokeratitis – Sunburned Eyes

Itchy Eyes – Common Causes & Treatments

Itchy eyes can be a bothersome and uncomfortable condition that affects individuals of all ages. Whether caused by allergies, environmental factors, or underlying eye conditions, itchy eyes can significantly impact one's quality of life. In this article, we'll delve into the common causes of itchy eyes and explore effective treatments to provide relief. As always, please note we at Arlo Wolf are … Read More about Itchy Eyes – Common Causes & Treatments

What is Glaucoma?

Glaucoma, often referred to as the "silent thief of sight," is a group of eye conditions that can lead to irreversible vision loss if left untreated. This progressive optic neuropathy damages the optic nerve, typically due to an increase in intraocular pressure (IOP), ultimately impairing the transmission of visual signals from the eye to the brain. Despite being asymptomatic in its early stages, … Read More about What is Glaucoma?

Sustainable Prescription Glasses

The popularity of sustainable prescription glasses is on the rise, with an increasing number of our customers embracing eco-friendly eyewear options. This shift towards sustainability is evident in both the materials used for the glasses and the packaging they come in. Arlo Wolf not only use sustainable materials for the frames but also for the packaging and the lens cloth. Materials Used For … Read More about Sustainable Prescription Glasses