Men are always concerned about their comfort apart from style and fashion when it comes to their eyeglasses. The durability and the fit of the glasses matter to them much more than that of women. They may wear a frame according to the choice of someone special but they will not forgo their comfort under any circumstances. According to a research conducted by Vision Council of America the fact that comfort is the main concern for men was highlighted. About 59%of the men agreed to this fact. There was another majority of men who emphasized on durability of frames stating that frames that are flexible and does not break easily are their main concern.
Here we will discuss some points which will allow checking whether the eyeglass frame you are going for is comfortable. Make sure of the fact that the temples of the frame does not dig into the side of your head. The next fact you have to see is that the temples are long enough. You should also check out the nosepiece and make sure that they are adjustable and are made up of soft silicon material. The last thing you should check is that the eyeglass stays in place when you move your head up and down.
Men who are looking for frames which are more durable should ensure the fact that the frames are made up of titanium, stainless steel and other flexible material such as TR90. These materials are very strong and are much more durable. Men's eyeglasses are such where there is a combination of fashion and function. There are five trends quite common in all men's eyeglasses.
Firstly the use of aviator glasses and double brow-bar style has been the latest trend. These eyeglasses are made of new material.
Secondly the use of large and bold frames is quite common today. This is the latest trend. These type of frames mostly suit men with big faces.
The third type of frames available today is in rimless and semi-rimless styles. These frames are mostly preferred by men who want a new look and trendy look. These frames along with anti-reflective glasses are very light and thus render a lot of comfort.
Fourthly the use of titanium frames is very common. This is because this material is very light weighted, non corrosive and very durable. Stainless steel and aluminum frames are also durable and light weighted, thus making these frames very popular.
Fifthly plastic frames are also being used to give a trendy and retro look. These frames are also lightweight, durable and comfortable. These frames are mostly preferred by the youngsters as they are available in a variety of styles.