Guide to Kid's Vision

Polycarbonate lenses for children

If your children need to wear eyeglasses, polycarbonate lenses would be the best choice. The polycarbonate material was first developed by the aerospace industry and currently you can find polycarbonate in airplane windows, bulletproof windows and riot police shields.

Features of polycarbonate lenses

Since its creation in 1970s, polycarbonate has been widely used in aerospace applications, helmet visors of astronauts and space shuttle windshields. Polycarbonate lenses are thinner, lighter and 10 times more impact-resistant than traditional plastic lenses. In addition, polycarbonate lenses can offer 100% UV protection from harmful sun rays.