Your glasses say a lot about you. Selecting designer eyeglasses that fit your face shape, skin tone, and personality can be difficult, but it is an important decision.
Here, we share our tips for choosing the right designer eyeglass frames for men. Read on and then schedule your next appointment with Drs. Gordon or Wildon Wong to put our tips to the test at our La Jolla, CA practice.
The sheer number of frames available can be overwhelming, so determining your unique face shape, along with the frames that complement it, can narrow the field and help you focus on glasses that will help you look your best.
How would you describe your skin tone? Is your skin fair? Olive-toned? Dark? When choosing the color of your frames, consider your skin tone, even before your hair or facial hair color.
The wrong color with your unique skin tone can give your skin a washed out appearance or bring out unflattering undertones. Here are the best color choices for your skin tone:
Finally, it is important to think about your lifestyle and personality when choosing frames. If you are an avid outdoorsman or athlete, choosing durable, casual frames may fit your active lifestyle.
Alternatively, if you have a more formal workplace, a more traditional or upscale design could fit your wardrobe and daily routine better.
Finally, if you enjoy fashion and are looking to make a statement with your eyeglasses, trendy designs or brighter colors could help make your eyeglasses the perfect accessory.
Whether you wear eyeglasses all the time, or enjoy taking a break from contact lenses for a day or two each week, eyeglasses that fit your face and your lifestyle can accentuate your look and become a favorite accessory if chosen well.
Use the tips above to help find the frames you will love at our practice. We have a curated selection of high-quality frames from top designers. Call us at (858) 454-4699 or contact us online to schedule your eyeglass fitting today.