When it comes to using tinted lenses to prevent migraine attacks, it’s important to determine which color eyewear is best. Amber colored lenses are excellent for blocking blue light, but some migraine sufferers find more comfort when they wear beige sunglasses. The University of Utah uses FL41 Rose Tinted glasses to treat their migraine patients at the John A. Moran Eye Center.
Photochromic lenses darken when exposed to ultraviolet light. They are excellent because you can wear them indoors or out; either way, you’re covered. These Rudy Project Karboneye Impactx photochromic sports glasses are ideal for running and cycling. Durable, stainless steel core wraparound framework provides comfort and quality protection from the sun’s harmful rays. Light transmission: 21 – 50%. $359.99. E-Rudy.com
The Tifosi Tyrant Photochromic Sunglasses in Race Orange are perfect for hiking, bike-riding or running. Fototec photochromic lenses allow you to see comfortably indoors and still have the same UV blocking protection out of doors without changing your glasses. $69.95. Rei.com
Ray-Ban has been setting the standard for cool since 1937, and they’re still the world’s top-selling manufacturers of quality sunglasses. Check out these butterscotch gold iconic glasses, inscribed with the Ray-Ban signature laser logo. Try them on right now without leaving your home. With the Ray-Ban “virtual mirror” and a compatible webcam, you can see how you’ll look in all their popular styles. $145.00. Ray-Ban.com.
These sexy blue-lensed Steve Madden Aviator sunglasses are available at Victoria’s Secret. With gold trim, elegant curves and 100% UV protection, they’re glamorous and functional. $36.00. VictoriasSecret.com
Lace printed glasses are popping up everywhere; Lady Gaga owns a pair of funky lingerie-inspired shields. Reportedly, Kassia from America’s Next Top Model has been seen sporting eyewear similar to these Lace Sunglasses. UV400 protection. $14.95. SunglassWarehouse.com.
These rose-tinted Betsey Johnson gradient sunglasses offer 100% UV protection. Ultra-feminine and practical. $65.00. Zappos.com.
Black might not be a color of the rainbow, but your eyes will be grateful for the maximum sun protection these shades provide. Oakley Women’s Polarized RADAR PATH sunglasses feature PLUTONITE® protection: filters out 100% of UVA / UVB / UVC. The patented HYDROPHOBIC lens coating prevents moisture from irritating your eyes. Lightweight. $260.00. Oakley.com.