Frustrated with his father’s bifocals, engineer Bernard Maitenaz invented the very first progressive lens – Varilux – in 1959. Since then, Essilor has been dedicated to a single goal: helping you achieve the most natural vision possible through leading-edge research and technology. That’s why over 400 million people have chosen Varilux lenses. We offer every Varilux lens on the market as well as other great digital progressive lenses including Essilor’s Definity lens, Zeiss lenses, and all Shamir products.
Single Vision Lenses
A single vision lens has the same power of correction across its whole surface. It can be used to correct “simple” vision conditions, such as myopia*, hyperopia* and ast
Transitions® lenses provide you the best of both worlds in one pair of glasses. Indoors, Transitions lenses are clear so you see your best. When you step outside, Transitions lenses continuously adapt to changing light, bringing out the best in everything you see.
Think all sun lenses are created equal? Think again. Xperio UV™ polarized prescription sun lenses provide maximum UV protection by reducing the amount of UV exposure on both the front and back of the lenses. Xperio UV lenses provide an Eye-Sun Protective Factor (E-SPF® ) of 50+, meaning the eyes are 50 times better protected than they are without lenses. Xperio UV lenses are available in a variety of solid and gradient colors, also offer exceptional scratch resistance for better durability and eliminate glare for sharp outdoor color perception.