It is a fact: as we get older, our eyes grow weaker and most of us will eventually need reading glasses to help us see things close up. Since this is inevitable, why not choose reading glasses that are as fashionable as they are functional? Shop our huge selection of designer reading glasses and find the right pair for you.
You use them when you are reading your newspaper in the waiting room, looking at photos on your mobile phone or studying the small print at the end of a contract: reading glasses are a constant and irreplaceable companion for many people, and become more and more necessary as we age. Of course, your reading glasses should not only be functional: they should look good and be as light and comfortable as possible.
Age-related eye problems affect just about everyone. As we grow older, the eye lens gradually hardens and loses its elasticity. This means that the adaptability of the visual apparatus slowly but surely decreases, and the result is that you cannot see things close up as clearly as you perhaps once could. This creeping process, known as presbyopia, can begin as early as the age of 30, and many people notice it around the age of 35 or 40 as one of the first signs of ageing. We have all seen or felt it: you have to hold the newspaper, your mobile phone or a book further away from your face in order to see it clearly. Those who are shortsighted can simply take their glasses for reading. This technique will help for a while, but the truth is this: sooner or later you will need reading glasses!
If you do not want to constantly put on and take off your reading glasses, or if you do not want to change between different pairs of glasses, it is best to use varifocal lenses. Varifocal glasses are like prescription glasses and reading glasses in one. They correct shortsightedness or longsightedness but also presbyopia, thanks to three different zones within the lenses. These are a great option if you normally wear glasses every day. Be aware, though, that only frames of a certain size can be fitted with varifocal lenses. Our customer service team is happy to help you with any questions you may have.
Since you will be using your reading glasses daily, it is important to find a pair that suits your style. Our filters make it easier than ever to shop for reading glasses online. Take a look at the filter options on the left of your screen. Here you can activate as many or as few filters as you like. A few tips from us:
These are just a few of your options. Again, use as many filters as you like to find just the right frames for your new reading glasses. You'll be more enthusiastic about wearing them if you love them, so take your time. You are, after all, shopping from your own home so there are no pressure or time constraints - another advantage of shopping with Mister Spex online!
Buy your reading glasses at Mister Spex, the leading online supplier for glasses. You will find a large selection of glasses from well-known brands such as Ray-Ban, Esprit, BOSS ORANGE, Nike and more. We also carry our affordable Mister Spex Collection, full of fashionable yet functional designs.
The delivery of reading glasses within the UK is free of charge on all orders over £29.00, and returns are free. Should you have any questions or concerns, simply contact our customer service team. We are here 24 hours a day to take care of you.
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Browse our selection of reading glasses and find your new pair today at Mister Spex.
* Sum of regular shop price for the frame and the recommended retail price (RRP) for two anti-reflective, scratch-resistant single vision plastic lenses (refraction index 1.5) no greater than sph. +6.0/-6.0 D; cyl. +2.0/-2.0 D.
** All frames include two anti-reflective, scratch-resistant single vision plastic lenses (refraction index 1.5) no greater than sph. +6.0/-6.0 D; cyl. +2.0/-2.0 D.
The crossed out prices without RRP are the standard prices at Mister Spex.