When you look outside, do you see blobs of green instead of trees? Are peoples’ faces really blurry and hard to identify and do you think that you are getting older and that things are so hard to see and make out. Or are you a young teen who has trouble reading the chalk board unless you sit at the very front of the room. Do you struggle with note taking and do you have a hard time focusing because you cannot see what is far ahead of you? Do you fear saying hello to people in the hall because you are not sure if they are who you think it is since all blurry blob people look the same? You might suffer from near sightedness and that can occur in people both young and old. You might benefit from some single vision glasses. Or, do you have trouble reading a book that is right in front of you? As you grow older, do you see that you are squinting hard to read things in your hand, like the recipe of a cake mix or something like a instruction manual or a favorite best selling novel? Are you a young child who cannot seem to figure out why the pages in your favorite book are so blurry till you pull it far from your face. You might have far sightedness and could really benefit from some single vision glasses. Finally, do you think the entire world is blurry and it is hard to see anything at all. Does this make driving difficult for you and make it impossible to see anything. You might suffer from astigmatism and you could really benefit from some single vision glasses, too.
Many people who have these kinds of eye troubles need glasses that provide a smooth surface lens that helps you combat these difficulties with lenses that focus on helping you with just one of those problems. If you cannot see far, your lenses will be one smooth lens that helps you magnify those things that are far away and blurry so that suddenly trees have leaves and people really have faces and are not blobs anymore. Also, if you cannot see what is in front of you, these glasses can give you a smooth surface one single function possessing lens that helps you read and make clear what is in front of you finally. This will help you see and help you be able to function better in your life. Unlike bifocals which have two parts and can help you have different kinds of tasks and functions, these ones have just one kind of function and are just good for the one thing that you need it for. Only a test from your eye doctor will confirm whether you need these. Once you check with your doctor, he or she can tell you what kind you would best benefit from and which glasses would work best for you. If so, these can really enhance your quality of life.