Photochromic Lenses

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What are photochromic lenses best suited for?

Photochromic Lenses

Photochromic lenses automatically lighten and darken as light changes. They are often used in prescription lenses, but come in sunglass lenses too. Most Photchromic lenses do not darken as much as sunglasses, and they often do not get dark enough inside cars. Thus, they cannot completely replace sunglasses.



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