Select Optical is happy to introduce the release of Crizal Prevencia: the first preventive lenses offering selective protection from harmful blue light and UV rays.
- UV Light is not only a major risk factor for many skin diseases, but is also a risk factor for eye diseases, including cataract
- Blue-Violet Light is harmful to retinal cells and is one of the risk factors for the onset of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
- AMD is the number one cause of severe vision loss and legal blindness in adults over 60—having a family history can increase your chances of developing AMD
- Crizal Prevencia is proven to deflect harmful Blue-Violet Light by 20%
- Crizal Prevencia has an Eye-Sun Protection Factor (E-SPF®) of 25.
Crizal Prevencia No-Glare lenses work in 3 ways:
- Selectively filter out harmful light (Blue-Violet & UV)
- Allow beneficial light to ppass through (visible light, including Blue-Turquoise)
- Maintain excellent transparency for optimal vision