By Damilola Faustino
For those who use sunglasses, there is nothing worse than accidentally damaging your preferred pair of designer sunglasses. To prevent this regret, we share tips to help you care for your fancy sunglasses.
Don’t wear your sunglasses on top of your head
While wearing your sunglasses on top of your head might make you look cool, this can eventually damage it. This is because when you wear your sunglasses on top of your head, the screws holding it up will loosen and it can easily fall off thus damaging it.
Use a hard case.
Make sure to use a hard protective case whether you are packing it in a bag or holding on to it. This will prevent it from breaking.
Leave sunglasses in case to prevent scratching
Scratching your sunglasses can make it look ugly. So, the best way to prevent scratching, is to always keep it in its protective case while you’re not wearing it.
When it comes to cleaning sunglasses, many persons prefer to use their shirt to clean the lenses. This is wrong. Always use a microfibre cleaning cloth that comes with your sunglasses. It’s there for a reason, and it will help you remove any dirt.
Handle with care
It goes without saying that you should handle your sunglasses with care. Meaning, gently and patiently put on and off your sunglasses, and make sure that you don’t stretch or bend it.
Avoid excessive heat.
Do not expose your sunglasses to excessive heat, as this can weaken the frame.