Frame and Lens Facts

What makes reading glasses optical quality?

Optical quality reading glasses are made according to specific ophthalmic standards. Frames of quality construction adhere to these standards closely. Optically correct lenses assure your clearest vision.  Our optical quality reading glasses are made according to ophthalmic standards just like those used for prescription eyewear...

Optical Quality Lenses

Optical quality lenses are made from high quality plastics that meet specific ophthalmic standards set as criteria to be met before delivering eyewear to the public.  Free of waves, imperfections and providing true visual clarity, optical quality lenses allow you to see clearly effortlessly.  All of our readers have optical quality lenses. 

Renee's READERS lenses are aspheric.  This means that as your eyes move to read your vision will be consistently clear and comfortable. Aspheric lenses also minimize the magnified appearance of your eyes behind the lens which is especially obvious in higher lens strengths.

Our sun readers have gray photochromatic lenses that will automatically adjust to light exposure. Includes high quality anti-reflective coating to eliminate glare indoors and outdoors also making for superior quality reading sunglasses.

All of our lenses are de-centered precisely to reflect an average convergence of your eyes while reading. 

Our optical quality lenses also include a hydrophobic lens coating for easy cleaning.

Renee's READERS optical quality lenses have a hard coating that will resist scratching under normal use.

Optical Quality Frames

Renee’s READERS carefully selected flattering frame shapes and colors and styled them in wearable trend looks whose purposeful design meets modern needs for fashion that's also functional.

Practical comfort features include large lenses for a wide reading area, long spring hinge temples for a more secure fit and wide bridges to assure your comfort with no pinching or pulling on your nose.  

Our frames are constructed of superior materials, the same as those used for prescription eyewear. Better quality frames last longer. All of our frames are optical quality, whose sturdy construction will endure every day use and is made from premium plastics and metals with stainless steel screws and hinges. 

Optical quality reading glasses also allow you to replace the lenses with your own prescription, just ask your optician if your frame choice is right for your prescription.  

All of Renee’s READERS come with a high quality cleaning cloth, a hard case and a handy soft case with a long Velcro loop, perfect for hanging and keeping your readers handy.

For more information on our optical quality reading glasses, fit or style tips or choosing the right lens power for you, email us at We'd like to help you find the best reading glasses for you.