The latest blue light technology is one of the hottest trends
in eyewear. A lot of research has been done to improve awareness about the
effect of Blue Light radiation and extended use of Digital Screens on the
eyesight. According to the latest
findings, the pandemic was a catalyst in terms of
affecting digital screen behaviours with the majority of people spending an
enormous time on their favourite gadgets like televisions, smartphones,
tablets, laptops and computers. Numerous studies also suggest that digital
screen overuse is a potential cause of disrupted sleep, headaches, migraines
and vision impairment.
So, what is Blue Light?
The Blue Light is part of the electromagnetic spectrum, which includes radiation with a range of wavelengths. Blue light can be found everywhere as sunlight is considered as the largest source of blue light. Other sources of artificial blue light include digital devices such as computers and smartphones. This artificial blue light penetrates deep into the eye, which can suppress the natural release of melatonin (the trigger in our brain that tells us when it’s time to be asleep and awake).
A latest online report published by wearesocial stated that the average Australian spends over 9 hours behind a screen. Since COVID-19, over 50% watch more shows on streaming services, 47% spend longer on social media and 46% spend longer on messenger services thus resulting in a strong spike in screen time. As more Australians learn about the harmful side effects of blue light, adults are turning to blue light filter glasses for protection.
How does Blue Light Block Reading Glasses help?
One way to mitigate the harmful effects of blue light is to wear a special kind of lens in your glasses. OZK.O Blue Light Block Reading Glasses have a specially crafted lens that filter out the blue light to protect your eyes from glare and can help reduce potential damage to your retina from prolonged exposure to blue light. As a result, this helps to:
So, if you have trouble sleeping at night or get headaches from staring at the screen, or if you're concerned about the effect of blue light on your eyes, there's no harm in trying them, of course. But if you want to save yourself some time, simply pick up a pair of OZK.O Blue Light Block Reading Glasses at your local Blooms The Chemist today.