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Online glasses platform Clens lets consumers swap in new lenses for their frames

Just about every kind of product or service imaginable is now available to be bought or paid for online and delivered to your door, there’s rarely any surprise now discovering new services.There are, however, services that are easily ignored because they’re a little less flashy than, say, buying a car online and having it delivered to your home with a bow on the bonnet, and one of them is Clens, which allows users to buy new lenses for their glasses online and send their frames in for a...

How We Bought Inexpensive, Awesome Glasses Online

Mr. FW sporting his new prescription sunglassesMr. Frugalwoods needed glasses. After years of competing over who could discern distant signs on roadtrips first, age finally caught up with my mountain/computer man.Both of his vocations–software engineering and forestry management/homesteading–require the ability to see clearly. As does, you know, life in general.Last year he started getting headaches and complained of blurry vision and so, the time had come. I sent him to the eye doctor....

Some Free Tips for Buying Eyeglass: Wow to Find the Correct Glasses for You

With the advent of modern technology, customers can order Eyeglasses online conveniently from their own homes. You will need to get a prescription from your optics before you can make the eyeglasses. Some optometrists will take the initiative to measure the pupillary distance, while others do not. If you are a regular client of the optometrist, you will probably measure the pupillary distance for free. If you do not offer the pupillary distance measurement service, you should take the...