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How can I tell if sunglasses have uv protection?

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Dr. William Goldstein
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Label

Most sunglasses have a sticker or the tag indicates the level of u-v protection.

In brief: Label

Most sunglasses have a sticker or the tag indicates the level of u-v protection.
Dr. William Goldstein
Dr. William Goldstein
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Dr. David Kira
Ophthalmology
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In brief: Check the label.

Most sunglasses sold in the US block 99%+ of the UV.
They usually are signified by a tag or small sticker on the lens. If you are unsure, there are instruments in an optical shop which can test the lenses.

In brief: Check the label.

Most sunglasses sold in the US block 99%+ of the UV.
They usually are signified by a tag or small sticker on the lens. If you are unsure, there are instruments in an optical shop which can test the lenses.
Dr. David Kira
Dr. David Kira
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Dr. Rebecca Dale
It's easiest to tell at the time you purchase the sunglasses.
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