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Anti-Reflective Lens Coating

What does Anti-Reflective
or Anti-Glare mean?

Why do I need anti-reflective coating on my lenses?

The primary purpose of anti-reflective coating, sometimes called "AR," is to eliminate glare and allow more light to pass through your prescription lenses. Reducing glare is beneficial for many reasons. Not only does AR coating eliminate reflection that others may see on the surface of your lens, but also greatly reduces the glare you see on computer screens, from lights on the road when you are driving at night, and from fluorescent lighting indoors.

Premium anti-reflective coatings also repel dust, and resist water, oil, and fingerprints, making your lenses very easy to clean. FramesDirect.com offers premium anti-reflective coating as part of both the Standard and Premium lens options.

We offer the following premium anti-reflective products

To include premium AR, choose either the Standard or Premium option when adding single vision or progressive prescription lenses.

DuraClear™ Premium Anti-Reflective
A Premium Anti-Reflective Coating
Eyezen - Digital Light Protection
A Digital Light Protective Lens
with Premium Anti-Reflective Coating
Kodak BlueReflect - Digital Light Protection
A Digital Light Protective Lens
with Premium Anti-Reflective Coating

Lens Options

Standard

With the Standard lens option, you get DuraClear, a premium anti-reflective coating that lets in 99% of available light and improves clarity and contrast. Duraclear also helps prevent eyestrain and includes a eye-sun protection factor of 25, basically sunscreen for your eyes. And lenses with Duraclear™ are easy to clean thanks to the super hydrophobic coating.

Premium

With the Premium lens option you get Digital Light ProtectionEyezen for single vision lenses and Kodak BlueReflect for progressive lenses—which deflects harmful blue light. This option also includes premium anti-reflective coating and UV protection with the added benefit of protecting your eyes while using digital devices.

If you are interested in other optional lens options on offer, check out this guide.


If you have concerns about ordering prescription lenses online, be assured FramesDirect.com have plenty of resources to make the process easy. Buying glasses online can be less expensive and simpler than visiting your local optician.

To learn more about anti-reflective coating, or add it to your lenses, call one of our certified opticians at 1-800-248-9427 (Int'l: +1 512 402 8557).

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