Help protect little eyes this summer

Help protect little eyes this summer

Ensuring your child's eyes are protected is just as important as protecting their skin. 

1661

Remembering to protect our little ones' skin and cover them in sunblock is an essential part of summer with children. But we also need to ensure our little ones eyes are protected in the sunny weather.

Protecting young eyes from UV rays this summer is important, and Boots Opticians is now including their Ultratough UV lenses as standard in every pair of glasses.

What you may not realise is that children's eyes are particularly susceptible when it comes to UV, with evidence suggesting up to 70% more light reaches the retina than in an adult's eye, scary but true.

The Ultratough lenses are worth £40, they filter UV rays from the front and back, are scratch resistant, let's face it, kids need hard-wearing glasses, and include anti-reflection too.

With every pair of glasses from Boots Opticians now coming with UV protection, as standard, parents can rest assured that their child's eyes are protected - even when its overcast, when up to 40% of UV rays still penetrate through the clouds, fact!

RELATED ARTICLES

Related Articles

Good manners or ability to swim: Which?
Toddlers
Good manners or ability to swim: Which?
What should kids be able to do by the time they start school? With many parents...
How much sleep do you lose in a month?
Parenting
How much sleep do you lose in a month?
How much sleep do you lose in a month? Parents will lose an average of 16...
Co-sleeping may increase risk of SIDS
Parenting
Co-sleeping may increase risk of SIDS
Sharing the bed with your baby could increase risk of SIDS Guidelines relating...

email block

tips-for-new-mums-how-to-enjoy-christmas-partiesNew Mum

5 tips for new mums: how to enjoy Christmas parties

Christmas the most wonderful time of the year, however, it can be hectic for new mums. With so many festivities...
marine-lloris-precious-momentsCelebrity & Lifestyle

Marine Lloris: "I really like the fact that my girls need me!"

Marine Lloris, founder and owner of Manège en Sucre, a childrenswear fashion and accessories brand, shares her precious parenting moments
how-to-relieve-cramp-in-your-feet-when-pregnantPregnancy

How to relieve cramp in your feet when pregnant?

Foot cramp during pregnancy can occur as a result of tight muscles in your legs or back. Find out what...
win-a-baby-bottle-feeding-starter-set-from-nuby-worth-90Win

Win a baby bottle feeding starter set from Nuby worth £90

We've teamed up with Nuby to help you get your baby ready for the bottle. We're offering one lucky winner...
win-one-of-three-izmi-baby-toddler-carriersWin

Win one of Three Izmi Baby Toddler Carriers

We've teamed up with Izmi Baby to offer three lucky Gurgle fans the chance to win a super comfy, safe...
win-a-family-holiday-for-four-to-corsica-worth-over-5-500Win

Win a family holiday for four to Corsica worth over £5,500

Dreaming of a summer family holiday already? We're offering you the chance to take your little ones on the holiday...