Collection: Single-Vision Eyeglasses

We are often asked, "What are single vision lenses?" The answer is simple: there is only one prescription for single vision lenses for farsightedness, nearsightedness, or astigmatism. Single vision lenses only provide a single optical correction. This means they spread the focus evenly across the entire lens, rather than spreading it out between the top and bottom halves as bifocals do.

Single vision glasses are the most commonly prescribed type and can correct nearsightedness or farsightedness. All of our frames are compatible with single vision lenses. You can even choose to customize the coatings and lenses of our single vision glasses, allowing you to perfectly fit your eyewear needs. So whether you need near or far optical correction, ANRRI has the highest quality and most affordable single vision lenses for you and your eyes.

Single-Vision Eyeglasses

Are single vision lenses good?

Single vision lenses can often help you see better at a distance. Bifocal lenses are divided into two parts to accommodate near and far vision needs and are only for people who have both. Traditionally, single vision lenses cost significantly less than bifocal lenses.

Can I wear single vision glasses all the time?

Once you start wearing prescription glasses, you'll gain new insights into the world, and you may find that your vision is so clear that you'll want to wear them all the time. You'll experience unprecedented comfort, and there's absolutely no reason why you shouldn't wear glasses.

What is the difference between progressive glasses and single vision glasses?

Single vision lenses correct for just one focal length, while progressive lenses correct for distance, presbyopia, and power in between (all in one lens). Progressive lenses are more expensive than single vision glasses, but generally (in the long run) cheaper than buying multiple pairs of single vision glasses.

Does single vision include astigmatism?

Yes, single vision is used to correct single vision problems such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. They contain the same amount of vision correction throughout the lens. In terms of optometry, single vision mainly refers to the type of lens. Single vision lens, the entire lens has only the diopter for far vision. Corresponding to it, there are bifocal lenses and progressive multifocal lenses, which are used to see far and near. The diopter is integrated into a pair of glasses. Astigmatism is a type of refractive error.