• 4 Major Factors To Help You Choose the Right Eyeglass Frames

  •  Manish  | : April 3, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
  • help you to choose the right eyeglass frames
  • Eyeglasses are an everyday accessory. But choosing the right eyeglass frames shape is not an easy task. If you get the basics right and learn about the four factors that help you in choosing the appropriate pair for your eyes, you can never go wrong. So, here are these tips to keep in mind while purchasing spectacle frames for any purpose.


    1. 1. Know the Purpose and Theme


    You have decided to pick a pair of eyeglasses but you do not know the actual purpose, in such a case, you might end up buying the wrong one. How? Firstly, think about the whether you want to shop for personal need or professional need. Like, a rimless or semi-rimless frame is a better option than a thick full-rim glass if you are a working professional. Similarly, based on themes and purpose, you can select your frames shape.


    • If you are a student then you should go for attractive colors and shapes
    • If you are someone from a creative field then modish frames with geometric shapes in plastic or metal material and in unusual colors are recommended
    • If you are a business professional then definitely metal frames in oval and rectangular shapes are better


    1. 2. Color


    Your choice of colors say a lot about your mood and you as a person. Like the way you select colors of your clothes according to your skin tone, similarly, color of your eyeglass frames is also important.


    Warm Complexion- with peach, bronze, yellow or golden undertones
    If you have a skin tone like this then choose colors like honey, beige, brown, olive green and light tortoise. Avoid white, black and bright colored frames.


    Cool Complexion- with blue and pink undertones

    If you have a cool complexion then black, silver, blue, pink, purple, mauve, gray and dark tortoise colors are the best.


    1. 3. Size of the Frame


    Another deciding factor in choosing the appropriate eyeglasses is size. It should complement your face size (from temple to temple). Like, if the face size is 4.5 inches then suitable frame size is 49 mm, if the face size is 5 inches then 52mm, likewise 55 mm for 5.25 inches and 57 inches for 5.5 inches.


    1. 4. Face Shape


    Your eyeglasses will look flattering on you only if you pick the style according to your face shape. And, it is not that difficult.


    Round Face


    Angular frames like square and rectangular ones are ideal for round face as they create an illusion of slimness and length.


    Square Face


    To make your face appear less boxy, choose oval and round eyeglasses frames.  


    Oval Face


    Try geometric frames that are wider than the width of the face to maintain the balance of natural features.   

    Diamond Face


    Wear rimless frames, cat-eye or oval shaped eyeglasses or frames that feature detailing to soften your cheekbones and accentuate your eyes. 


    Heart-Shaped Face


    Round or square frames having curved edges and are wider than forehead are ideal as they divert the focus from broad forehead.

    If you are planning to shop a pair of stylish eyeglasses, head to Coolwinks, an online eyewear platform dealing in best spectacles frames for men and women. Find them online in affordable prices offered by renowned brands.

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