WHY BLUE LIGHT?
After spending an average of 8 hours a day in front of a screen, we are exposed to blue light for many hours, causing visual fatigue, damage to the retina, ocular degeneration ... The blue light glasses contribute to cancel the blue light, preventing fatigue and visual stress, reducing brightness to have a more comfortable vision and providing better contrast to see more natural colors.
When to use blue light glasses?
Our blue light lenses are made to be worn at any time when you are staying for long periods in front of a screen or device that emits blue light, either during the day or at night. They are ideal to protect your eyes during your labor day when you are exposed to computers for 7 to 8 hours. Furthermore, since our eyes have not been designed to be exposed to bright lights when in a dark space, it has been proven that blue light glasses counteract glare and help the user to fall asleep more easily.
What are the blue light glasses made of?
Our blue light glasses are manufactured with high quality CR39 lenses, the best option to filter out blue light, to protect sleep and circadian rhythms, and reduce the eye strain and potential eye damage. In addition, you can find this collection in two materials: stainless steel and bio-based G850, a material that respects the environment.
Do Blue light glasses come with some type of protective lens coating?
The CR39 lenses have a hard coating to prevent the lens from scratching, internal and external AR coating to prevent reflections and also anti-glare.
Do blue light glasses have tinted lense?
Yes, our blue light lenses have a subtle amber tint necessary to block the blue light exposure. However, it doesn’t affect the perception of color.
Can I wear blue light glasses during the day?
Although there are no negative consequences for using blue light glasses all day, we encourage people to expose to natural light during the day. The natural blue light from the sun has beneficial effects, it is what helps our body control our circadian rhythm or sleep-wake cycle. Natural blue light can also help raise alertness and improve your mood.
Do blue light glasses help to relieve eye strain?
Yes. Our blue light glasses contribute to block blue light, preventing eye strain and visual stress. To add, they reduce brightness to have a more comfortable vision and provide a better contrast to see the colors in a more natural way.
Do blue light glasses protect against UV light?
Yes, all our blue light glasses come with a UV400 filter that protects from of ultraviolet radiation and are approved by the United Europe.
Can I return blue light if I don’t like them?
Yes. You can return or exchange the glasses within 14 days of receiving your item. The product must not have been used and must be in its original box with the case and any label that accompanied it. The shipment cost will be assumed by the customer.
What percentage of blue filter do the glasses have?
The blue filter percentage of our glasses is 30%.
Can I replace the glass of the blue light glasses?
For glasses with metal frames (stainless steel) there is no problem, as long as the replacement of lenses is carried out by a professional with the appropriate tools. Regarding the glasses with the plastic frame (bio-based G850), from Meller we advise not to replace the lenses since the material of this frame is very delicate and it must be treated with great care.
Do blue light glasses help to sleep better?
According to experts, the blue light during the night lowers the capacity of the brain to produce melatonin. This substance is responsible for making us fall asleep. However, when we expose ourselves to high-energy visible light such as sunlight, we are tricking our bodies into believing that it is still daylight. Therefore, we recommend wearing blue light glasses after sunset to regulate and maintain a healthy heart rate.
Do blue light glasses help with fluorescent lights like the ones in usual offices?
Large numbers of workers suffer headaches, double vision, and migraines from long periods of the day exposed to fluorescent lights. These lights emit a noticeable amount of blue light within the range that our blue light lenses block. For that reason, we recommend the use of our lenses to block blue light and reduce headaches and fatigue.