Now that Memorial Day Weekend has come and gone, we are all excited about jumping back into the swimming pool. Most all of us will remember to bring the sunscreen, which is a good thing, but what are you doing to protect your eyes at the pool? Did you know UV radiation increases as much [...]
The warm weather is here and we are all spending more time outside. Whether you are playing golf, tennis, bike riding, swimming, sailing or just catching a few rays during lunchtime, sunglasses should be a very important part of your summer wardrobe. At Klauer Optical, we have a huge selection of name brand designer sunglasses [...]
Summer is fast approaching and as the weather warms, we will all spend more time outside. This is a great time to get a new pair of sunglasses for every member of your family. The folks at eyeSmart and the American Academy of Ophthalmology have put together this infographic on being Sun Smart and educating [...]
We recognize iconic looks every day. From Willie Nelson’s pigtails to Miley Cyrus’ tongue. In the eyeglass world, we have plenty of iconic looks as well, from John Lennon to Harry Potter. Here is a look at some very famous eyewear from the folks at Pop Chart Lab. What is your look? We can help [...]
As safe as we would all like to think we are, accidents happen. 43 Americans are treated for work related eye injuries ever second of every day. Even off the job we expose our eyes to injury. Every 13 minutes someone is visiting an ER due to a sports eye injury. At Klauer Optical, we [...]
Polarized sunglasses are not just for summer fun. Polarized lenses help reduce glare and reduce eye stress as well, so they are great for driving. They provide for better contrast, enhanced clarity and more. Here is an infographic from the folks at GKB Opticals showing the benefits of polarized lenses.
There is still plenty of summer left. How important is shielding your eyes from the harmful rays of the sun? This infographic from The Vision Council explains why sunglasses are so important. Klauer Optical has Iowa’s largest selection of sunglasses for sport, for driving, for fashion, for looking good and always for protecting your vision. [...]
Here are a few fun facts about sunglasses Courtesy of our friends at The Optical Vision Site.
Now that Daylight Savings Time has started, people are thinking sunglasses. A frequently asked question of the opticians at Klauer Optical is: What type of Sunglass lens offers the best protection? The answer really has four parts. First and foremost you want your sunglasses to absorb all of the harmful ultra violet radiation from the [...]