WHAT IS HARMFUL BLUE LIGHT?
It’s part of the visible light spectrum, which comes from both the sun and artificial light sources like digital screens and fluorescent lights. This type of light gets absorbed deep in the eye, making it potentially impacting to long-term vision. Overexposure to blue-violet light or Harmful Blue Light, especially outside in the sun and through constant use of electronic devices and screens, is why protecting your vision has never been more important.
The Good: Blue-Turquoise Light
-Beneficial for vision and overall health.
-Aids various physical functions like sleep/wake cycle, memory, concentration reflex and more.
The Bad: Blue-Violet
-The most harmful to retinal cells and exposure can lead to AMD.
HOW TO PROTECT YOUR EYES FROM HARMFUL BLUE LIGHT
There are lenses that help reduce exposure to Harmful Blue Light. Transitions® adaptive lenses selectively filter Harmful Blue Light and provide at least 20% protection indoors and over 85% protection outdoors.*