Anyone who spend anytime outside knows that the sun’s rays can sometimes be fairly harsh. That bright sunshine can prevent you from seeing the road clearly and may even hurt your eyes. Polarized sunglasses feature a special type of coating that keeps those rays from damaging your eyes. If you spend even an hour outside in the sun without any protection, you can do some serious damage to your vision. Before grabbing the first pair of sunglasses that you see, check out the list of the top polarized sunglasses of 2015. You may find multiple pairs that you must have.
1. Ray-Ban RB2140 Original Wayfarer Sunglasses
James Dean is the ultimate rebel and an icon for an entire generation of people. When you take a look at these Ray-Ban Wayfarers, don’t be surprised if you instantly think of the actor. He wore a similar pair on screen and off. The Original Wayfarer has a classic design with a thick black plastic frame and dark lenses with the company logo on the side. If you aren’t a fan of black, make sure you take a look at some of the colors and designs now available.
2. Ray-Ban RB3016 Classic Clubmaster Sunglasses
The Classic Clubmaster design from Ray-Ban harkens back to a point in time when men spent their weekends golfing and coating. Even if you spend more time in your backyard and less time on the golf course, you will still appreciate the classic design, which features a plastic frame and glass lenses. A UV coating added to each lens blocks up to 100% of the sun’s rays. The glasses also come with a matching protective case.
3. Ray-Ban Men’s Aviator Large Metal Polarized Sunglasses
Ray-Ban makes the list again with its iconic aviator sunglasses. Tom Cruise turned heads and made hearts flutter after wearing a pair in the hit film “Top Gun” and you can now do the same thing when you rock a pair in your personal life. Similar to the sunglasses that airline pilots wear, each pair features a metal frame with plastic pieces on the ends and nose guards to keep the metal from rubbing against your ears, nose and face.
4. Sunbelt Men’s Neptune 190 Polarized Sunglasses
Driving down the road with the glare coming off your windshield can fill you with dread, but these sleek sunglasses help cut down on that glare. The 100% UV coating on the lenses keep that glare from getting in your way, and the rectangular shape of the lenses flatter your face shape. Nose guards on the frame keep the metal off your face, and the glasses also feature plastic ear pieces for less pressure on your face and a more comfortable fit.
5. Suncloud Patrol Sunglasses
Keep your significant other from guessing what is on your mind with these amazing sunglasses from Suncloud. Called Patrol Sunglasses, the pair shares some similarities with those worn by police officers in the field. The shape and design flatters a number of different face shapes, and you can adjust the ear pieces and nose guards to make the glasses fit your face better. Dark lenses help keep the sun out of your eyes and keep others from guessing your thoughts.
6. Costa Fantail Polarized Sunglasses
With these polarized sunglasses from Costa Fantail, you’ll never again worry about dropping the ball when the sun gets in your eyes or your glasses sliding off your nose. The wraparound sunglasses fit tightly on your face to prevent accidents and feature a sleek design that covers your eyes completely to keep the sun out. The polarized coating added to the lenses gives the glass a bright blue color, which looks stylish when paired with the black plastic frames.
7. Maui Jim Baby Beach Polarized Sunglasses
Don’t be surprised if complete strangers call you baby when you hit the streets in these Baby Sunglasses from Maui Jim. Perfect for men who crave style and substance, the sunglasses have a glossy black frame that catches the eye and highlights your face, and the frame features a metal construction that will hold up well to all your favorite activities. If you wear prescription glasses, you can even swap out the lenses for prescription ones.
8. Suncloud Cutout Sunglasses
If you hate the way that sunglasses rub against your face, try out this model from Suncloud. Made from plastic, the frames feature a series of angles that add an interesting dimension to the glasses and keeps the plastic from rubbing against your cheeks. The injection molded sunglasses also have dark lenses coated in a special material that blocks out all the harmful UVB and UVA rays of the sun for total and long lasting protection.
9. Flying Fisherman Maverick Polarized Sunglasses
These Flying Fisherman sunglasses aren’t just for those who spend a lot of time on the water. With a comfortable fit and wraparound design, you can wear these glasses when playing basketball or baseball, having fun with your kids or camping and hiking. The glasses fit tightly against your face and won’t slide down or off. Available in multiple lens colors, you can rest assured that those lenses are resistant to scratches and impacts.
10. Flying Fisherman Cabo Polarized Sunglasses
Avoid straining or injuring your eyes with these sleek sunglasses from Flying Fisherman. The polarized lenses cut down on the glare that you see and reduce strain caused by sitting in the sun. Though the glasses block 100% of the sun’s rays, the lenses feature a unique design that helps you see clearly without any distortion. Choose from multiple colors for wearing in your car, on the field and beyond.