Some people will go to all sorts of lengths so that they do not have to admit that they have eyesight problems. These people would rather strain their eyes and potentially make them worse rather that wear glasses. This is a very silly thing to do as damage done to eyes is usually irreversible and can lead to blindness.
The problem that many people have with wearing glasses is that they are so “in your face” but now styles have changed and designs have moved away from the big and bold plastic frames that many people found to be too obvious to the more discreet wire framed reading glasses.
These wire framed reading glasses are generally pretty robust and can be made of a titanium wire that is extremely lightweight and flexible which not only makes them very discreet to wear but the wearer can sometimes forget that they are wearing them.
For the wearer of the reading glasses they must have the right feel on the face of the person, sometimes traditional glass lenses can sit very heavy on the bridge of the nose but with advances in plastic lens technology it is now possible to get lenses that are made from a very hard wearing and scratch resistant plastic that have all of the visual properties of glass lenses but with none of the weight problems.
Choosing a pair of suitable reading glasses can be a very difficult task, especially if you have never worn glasses before and are not too keen on wearing them at all but glasses are becoming more of an accepted fashion accessory and it is now possible to get some extremely nice yet modestly priced reading glasses that can enhance your overall look.
Many people who wore glasses when they were children may still have a stigma attached to wearing glasses because of past experiences but times have changed and many celebrities now wear glasses for little other than fashion purposes. If you search the internet for wholesale reading glasses specialists or enquire at your local optician it is possible to even find the pair of glasses that your favourite celebrity has endorsed. Now that has got to be an acceptable look.