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Do You Wear Sunnies For Looks or Protection?

FYI, cheaper ones usually don't have much UV protection . . .


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kh61582 kh61582 9 years
I was born with a few visual problems, one of which is that my pupils work backwards, which means when I go outside they open up. I need my sunglasses to be as black as possible in order to see outside. This trend of sunglasses that aren't really dark at all really annoys me. If you can see through the glasses they ain't dark enough to be worth anything!
radmama27 radmama27 9 years
50/50 They look fab & protect my eyes. Plus, I have to wear them, I can't see a thing outside without them.
lizlee89 lizlee89 9 years
neither - I wear them because the sun hurts my eyes - I think everybody does that. hello, you don't wear sunglasses unless the sun is out - although I think everybody likes them NOyle too...W for st
aimeeb aimeeb 9 years
nakedangelz nakedangelz 9 years
i used to wear only for the looks, but last year my eyes suddenly got real red and painful, i had to run to my optician, he told me i MUST wear sunglass with UV protctn ALL THE TIME when i'm outside. rain or shine. i found that my eyes are real delicate, sunglasses are MUST whenever i'm outside.
Tabloid Tabloid 9 years
50/50 I have a bunch from U.O.
WiCkeD_LaDy WiCkeD_LaDy 9 years
for protection, especially because i use contacts lenses, did you know that this will be like magnifier to your eyes, if you don't put protection if you don't put sunglasses?
robinesque robinesque 9 years
arcticpuppet arcticpuppet 9 years
I made sure my Gucci's had 100% protection. They are the best purchase I have ever made!!!!
satarah satarah 9 years
I have sensitive eyes so I mainly wear them for protection. But of course I also care about how they look on me ;) Just bought a pair of Gucci and I love them.
amvbob amvbob 9 years
I always forget about sun protection. I just wear them because it's bright outside. AND because they look faaaahbulous, dahling.
teagirl teagirl 9 years
Also, I didn't know the cheaper ones didn't offer that good of UV protection...what are some reliable ones that do offer great protection??
teagirl teagirl 9 years
I feel really weird and uncomfortable wearing sunglasses but I hate squinting in the sun and it can get very intense in Southern California. So I wear them purely for protection.
superstar2780 superstar2780 9 years
I wear prescription sunglasses, which are nowhere near as cute as the sunnies I see in stores all the time! but at least they have really good uv protection.
Ladytron7000 Ladytron7000 9 years
The sun is radiation. Radiation is bad for humans.
True-Song True-Song 9 years
My eye doctor told me that the cheap sunglasses, even with the 100% UV stickers, don't protect your eyes from the sun as well as...I don't know, as well as the fancy, expensive ones do. I think that's because she sells the fancy, expensive ones in her office, though.
sldc sldc 9 years
My eyes are soooo light sensitive and I do not want wrinkles from squinting. Oh, and my wayfarers are simply cool and classic. I hope people stop wearing them again soon.
totygoliguez totygoliguez 9 years
I do both. I wear them for protection and because I also get headachs if i don't have them. I also wear it for style.
emalove emalove 9 years
Both...I wear them mainly for protection and because I get wicked headaches from the bright sun, but I also love the way a great, oversized pair looks.
neonbee neonbee 9 years
Dana18 Dana18 9 years
I like to have a great pair of shared that looks good and I need them for the sun.
javsmav javsmav 9 years
I wear them so I'm not blinded by the sun...I'm surprised that's not even a choice. Of course, I try to get a pair that offers UV protection & looks good, too.
snarkypants snarkypants 9 years
i love sunnies...stylish and functional!
Lala77 Lala77 9 years
Both :D
Lovely_1 Lovely_1 9 years
50/50 :)
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