Why you should Clean Your Eyeglasses?
Eyeglasses are a device that is meant to correct our vision and as such, are usually worn for long period of time. like any article of clothing, you must also clean your eyeglasses in order to prolong it’s usable life. As a user of eyeglasses, you have probably noticed that dust from the air as well as biological material such as fat from our skin can get on your lenses and impair the clarity of your vision. This same mixture of fat and dust also creates a very favorable environment for bacteria to grow and that can cause skin and eye allergies and even infections. If you have an older pair of eyeglasses that were not properly cleaned, you can probably notice a greenish deposit around the nose pads.
Sweat coming in contact with your nose pads causes greenish deposits and discoloration of the eyeglass frames. Especially if this specific eyewear is made from cheap materials that were not tested by professionals in the United States.
As mentioned above, Eyeglass lenses, which are the most important component of the glasses, are also affected by dust and biological materials. Lenses that are dirty lose their light permeability and will cause your vision sharpness to go down and as a result you will not get your much desired vision correction effect.
Furthermore, this combination of dust and fat creates an abrasive mixture that can cause scratches on the lenses and permanently damage the lenses which will require a lenses replacement. By now you can probably understand the importance of cleaning your eyeglasses but not all methods created equal. Based on our vast experience of reviewing thousands of eyewear frames and lenses, we have compiled the below easy to follow guide that will explain how to properly clean your eyeglasses but will also explain how to avoid damaging your new lenses.