Everyone that is looking for sunglasses that doesn’t already have a specific model in mind or a model that they have been wearing for years and are loyal to that style wonders how to find a pair of sunglasses that best fits their face.
Finding the right sunglasses for you depends on a few factors of course and some factors don’t even depend on physical features but also attitude, preference, etc.
The New York Times had a post titled, “The Hunt for the Right Shades,” which talks about trying sunglasses online through virtual mirrors but also taking to the streets to find the right pair. Written by Simone Oliver, she embarks on this journey by getting the help of an expert. She actually had some really great tips we thought we’d share with you which are super important and great tips for finding the right pair of sunglasses.
Three Tips and Advice on Finding The Best Sunglasses Fit For Your Face
1. Smile Test: When you smile your frames should not be resting on your cheeks. If they lift up when you smile, they are too large.
2. Choose Contoured Frames: You want to minimize the amount of space between your temple and the edge of the frame.
3. Pay Attention to the Bridge: Too much space between the bridge of your glasses and the bridge of your nose is a sign of poor fit.
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