in sunny Myrtle Beach, we all love spending time in our great outdoors – by
land and by sea. But fun under the sun also requires the proper protection
against the sun’s intense rays, from head to toe.
found some shade and relief by way of Sunglass Hut in The Market Common and
chatted with manager Cheryl Hudson, who enlightened us on the many ways their
sunglasses are high-quality safety glasses, when it comes to protecting your
eyes from the sun.
Sunglass Hut sunglasses are 100 percent protectant against UVA, UVB and UVC
rays: UVA is anti-aging, UVB is anti-sunburn (also responsible for causing skin
cancer), and UVC rays are the shortest rays and the most dangerous. However,
Hudson says not all are polarized lenses, an added layer that reduces glare
from surfaces, like water, snow and glass – they’re even helpful to see more
clearly when playing sports or driving (especially at night when facing
oncoming LED headlights).
expression we say is that all of these protections are like sunscreen for your
eyes,” adds Hudson.
there, it’s really a matter of choosing your personal style preference – and
Sunglass Hut carries hundreds of styles in brands from Alain Mikli to Versace,
and every classic name in between, like Costa, Oakley and many more.
“Everything from male and female fashions to casuals and the iconic Ray-Bans,”
there are the variety of tints on the lenses to choose from: “I go with a bronze
lens only because it carries me through more hours of the day,” says Hudson.
“If you have a hazy, rainy day, sometimes a pair of dark sunglasses is too
environmental elements to keep in mind when maintaining your sunglasses are
tears, sweat, saltwater and pool chlorine water. (Women also need to factor in
all of our facial moisturizers.)
always a good idea to use a good lens cleaner,” says Hudson. “What a lot of
people don’t understand is as you wear your glasses, little splatters of your
tears or sweat that gets on the inside of your lenses just continues to
concentrate if you don’t clean them properly. The cleaner also kills 99.9% of
Stop in, talk to the Sunglass Hut staff and see for
Sunglass Hut is located at 3069 Howard Ave. For more
information, visit www.sunglasshut.com
or call 843-238-8953.