Sunglasses do more than keep you looking cool (although the right pair can certainly do that). The proper pair of sunglasses can block out harmful UV rays and protect your eyes from skin damage, cataracts, and even possibly macular degeneration. Despite these long-term benefits, only 21 percent of American adults say that they always wear sunglasses.
Don’t be one of the 79 percent of Americans with unprotected eyes! June 27th is National Sunglasses Day, and we’re taking part. For this week’s Merchandise Monday post, we’ve rounded up some very notable sunglasses from our rewards portfolio. From sporty to chic, there’s something stylish — and protective — for everyone to choose from.
Nike® Golf X2 Sunglasses - Black Frame/Grey Lens
If you’re a golfer, you know the importance of protecting your eyes while out on the green and under the sun. These golfing sunglasses from Nike® are made just for that purpose: They feature a pro-cut lens for expanded coverage, while Nike® MAX Optics provide excellent clarity from all angles. The lightweight nylon frame, ventilated self-adjusting nose bridge, and frame which accommodates interchange lenses will keep you comfortable as well as protected in the sun. 100 percent UVA and UVB protection.
Under Armour® UA Rival Sunglasses - Satin Black
This pair is a great choice for active people and those who regularly play outdoor sports. It’s a fully loaded, multi-sport shield featuring UA AUTOGRIP for a secure and customized fit. Armoursight® lens technology provides up to 20 percent enhanced vision edge to edge and eliminates distortion. Titanium and Grilamid, a durable cutting-edge thermoplastic, are combined to create ultra-lightweight, impact-resistant frames. Additional features include UA Game Day Lenses, multiflection, an adjustable nose pad, and UA’s Three Point Grip. 100 percent UVA, UVB and UVC protection.
Oakley® Gascan® Prizm™ Polarized Sunglasses
Enjoy all-day comfort in an action-ready pair of protective sunglasses from Oakey®. These Prizm™ Polarized Sunglasses contain Plutonite® lenses for top UV protection while tuning colors for maximized contrast and visibility. The Three-Point Fit keeps lenses in alignment while eliminating pressure points on the ears, and the O-Matter™ frame is lightweight and durable while offering impact resistance. 100 percent UVA, UVB, UVC and harmful blue light up to 400nm protection.
Ray-Ban® Jackie Ohh II Sunglasses
For solid sun protection without sacrificing style, this chic pair from Ray-Ban® offers the best of both. The Jackie Ohh II frames are made from lightweight nylon in a bold design with round corners for a timeless look. 100 percent UV protection.
Maui Jim® Kalena Sunglasses
Another stylish feminine choice, the Kalena Sunglasses offer a cool summery look for those spending ample time outdoors. Featuring a black frame and Maui Rose® lenses, these provide protection against the sun with Maui Jim®’s patented PolarizedPlus®2 technology. 100 percent UV protection.
Maui Jim® Kawika Sunglasses
An on-trend unisex choice from Maui Jim®, Kawika is made with the most advanced lens technology and material, MauiPure®. This pair delivers ultra-lightweight performance with excellent scratch and shatter resistance. 100 percent UV protection.
Oakley® Commit® SQ Breast Cancer Awareness Edition
This pair from Oakley® supports a great cause while providing great eye protection. Commit® was created in a performance design specifically with female athletes in mind and made exclusively for women. For each purchase, Oakley contributes $20 to Young Survival Coalition, a non-profit dedicated to the critical issues unique to young women who are diagnosed with breast cancer.