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How to Choose Eyeglasses to Fit Your Face and Lifestyle

Choosing suitable eyeglasses will help improve your vision while also enhancing your look. Finding the right frames is different for all individuals as there are so many options available. Perfect eyeglasses will be comfortable to wear, and they will help boost your confidence. Here are ways to choose eyeglasses to fit your face and lifestyle. 

Face Shape

The first thing to consider when choosing eyeglasses is the shape of your face. Do you have a round, oval, square, heart, or diamond-shaped face? Knowing your face shape will help you choose frames that enhance your look. The right frames will balance the features, enhancing the best ones. 

Glasses can make your face look slimmer, softer, less round, longer, or less angular. Designers constantly come up with frames to suit all face shapes. You can find the frames that accentuate your features and those to avoid. 

Frame Color


When choosing eyeglasses, think about your skin shades. Frames come in a wide range of colors and materials. There are frames to suit different face shapes and those that are ideal for certain skin tones. Your skin tone will help determine the glasses that will complement your features. 

Brown, beige, honey, gold, olive green, and light tortoise are ideal for a warm skin tone. Black, silver, gray, mauve, purple, blue, and dark tortoise are perfect for a cool skin tone.



Consider your lifestyle when choosing eyeglasses, as there are frames to suit any way of life. Consider the activities that you are involved in while wearing the eyeglasses. If you are an active individual, choose frames that are flexible, durable, and able to handle pressure. 

If you wear your glasses in the office, you can choose frames that will enhance your business style. Think about the statement you want to make and choose functional and stylish glasses. Your eyeglasses can be your best accessories.



Look for eyeglass frames that fit your personality. The eyeglasses you wear say a lot about who you are or what you like. You can make a statement without saying a word. You can invest in several pairs for a toned-down business look and a fun and quirky weekend or party look. 

You can find colorful frames or some that have detailed embellishments to adorn your face. You can use eyeglasses to alter your mood or express your personality. 

Choosing Designer Glasses


Your budget will determine the eyeglasses that you get. Choose designer frames if you are looking for a good pair of eyeglasses. The glasses may cost more, but you will invest in quality, and the eyeglasses will last longer. Top designers come out with new designs regularly to suit different tastes. 

When shopping for eyeglasses, you should try on several pairs before making the final decision. The best thing about shopping from a physical store instead of online is that you can try out several pairs. Remember, eyeglasses that look good on someone you know may not be your best style.

For more on how to choose eyeglasses to fit your face and lifestyle, visit Battleground Eye Care at our Greensboro, North Carolina office. Call (336) 564-6800 to schedule an appointment today.

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