By Mayo Clinic Staff
Sunglasses are more than a fashion statement. When you're shopping for shades, skip sunglasses that don't offer details about ultraviolent (UV) radiation protection. Instead look for sunglasses that block at least 99 percent of both UVA and UVB rays.
April 16, 2016
- Choosing sunglasses: Is UV protection important? http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/adult-health/expert-answers/uv-protection/faq-20058021. Accessed April 11, 2016.