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ParMel products are famous for high quality and incredible customer service with 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. This extended guarantee - along with our new, faster order turnaround time exemplify us from any other competitors!
How to Choose Your Swim Goggle?
How to Choose and Read Your Optical Swim Goggle Prescription?
How to Adjust Your Swim Goggle Nose Bridge?
How to Adjust Your Swim Goggle Head Strap?
The Dark Side of the Sun
What is UV Ray?
What is UV Protection?
What is Anti Fog?
Children and Sun
How Can You Protect yourself from Harmful Ultra Violet Ray?
UV Safety Reference Chart
How to Choose Your ParMel Swim Goggles for the Best Fit:

Select oval or round shaped swimming goggles that conform to the shape of your eye socket.

Press the swimming goggle against your eyes without the strap. If it the swim goggle stays on for more   than one second, the fit is proper.
How to Choose and Read Your Optical Swim Goggle?

Nearsighted or Myopic: If you wear glasses or contact lenses and you enjoy swimming, with a pair of ParMel's Optical Goggles, you simply have chosen to begin an enjoyable experience. The ParMel's Optical swimming Goggles provide you clear vision whenever you swim.

Find out what your existing single vision eye glasses prescription is. Your Ophthalmologist or Optometrist will have this information and will give you the prescription similar that shows below:

                                            Sphere   Cylinder   Axis
               Right Eye (OD) _______ _______ ____

               Left Eye (OS)    _______ _______ ____

. OD refers to the Right eye, from the Latin "Oculus Dextrus"
. OS refers to the Left eye, from the Latin "Oculus Sinister"
. By convention, if the numbers are not labeled, them the first sets of readings are of the right eye.
. The Sphere power is the first number in your Prescription.
. The Cylinder power for astigmatism is the second number in your Prescription.

Note: Swim Goggles are available in Spherical Prescriptions without Cylinder power.

. The corrective lenses in the Swimming Optical Goggles do not have correction for cylinder and are not a direct      match for your regular prescription but are more than adequate for temporary use.

. It is recommended to Always Round Down the power diopters, rather than up in choosing a Swim Goggles. i.e. for the Prescription of -2.25, choose -2.00. OR for the Prescription of -3.75, choose -3.50. If you have trouble deciding what power diopters lenses to choose, consult your eye doctor.

. It might takes a short time to adjust to your Optical Swim Goggles. So, wear the swim goggles for a few minutes, your eyes will adjust and you will be more than satisfied with the results. Enjoy your Swimming.

Warning


ParMel's Optical Swimming Goggles are intended for improving vision during your swimming where an exact prescription is not required. Optical swim goggles are not designed for continuous use as a corrective eye glasses. Do not use them for reading or as a substitute for routine or safety glasses.

The material in this article is provided for informational purposes only. For specific medical advice or diagnosis, consult a healthcare specialist.
How to Adjust the Nose Bridge Depends on Style of your Goggles:

Replace current nose piece to an either smaller or larger size.

Slide the lenses closer together or further apart until the fit is right.
How to Adjust your Swim Goggle Head Strap:

. A tight head strap may cause tension marks around the eyes and a loose head strap may not maintain a proper water seal, causing an uncomfortable experience.

. To obtain the best performance from your goggles, increase or decrease the tension on your strap until a firm and comfortable fit is attained.
What is UV Ray?

Light energy travels through space in the form of waves, with different types of light having different wave lengths.       Ultraviolet light rays, the damaging component in sunlight, are so short that they aren't part of the visible light spectrum that you can not always see or feel. UVA, linked to aging, liver spots and freckles and UVB, causing sunburn, linked to skin cancer and Cataracts. Over time, Ultra Violet Ray will damage Eyes and develops Cataracts.
What is UV Protection?

Standards for UV Protection have improved dramatically over the last few years, and today most lenses are effective at filtering or reflecting ultraviolet Ray. Lenses with proper quality UV Coating remain clear and provide Optical Clarity for your vision. Lenses with gray or green tint also offer the protection.
What is Anti-Fog?

Anti-Fog is a special Optical Treatment that ends misting, fogging and steaming of glass, plastic and mirrors coated lenses.
Children and Sun
How can you Protect yourself and you children from Harmful UV Ray?

. Since children do not understand the dangers of Ultra Violet Ray, they need more supervision and protection from Harmful Ultra Violet Ray. Children need special care as they spend more time for outdoors activities than adults.

. Wear a broad-brimmed hat or legionnaires cap, sunglasses and Goggles when Swimming or skiing.

. Apply sunscreen on clean, dry skin 20 minutes before going outside. (See UV Safety Reference Chart)

. Seek shade whenever possible.

. Minimize time in the sun between 10am-3pm.

. Always choose a sunscreen that is water resistant.

. Darker colored fabrics offer more Protection than lighter colors.

UV Index
Burning Time

Without Protection
Sensitive Skin

Children
Sun Protection

Factor

1 To 2
Low

60 Minutes
Wear Sunglasses And Apply Sunscreen Lotion With Sun Protection Factor 15
SPF 15
Every Hour

3 To 4
Medium

40 Minutes
Wear A Hat, Sunglasses And Apply Sunscreen Lotion With Sun Protection Factor 25
SPF 25
Every Hour


5 To 6
High


25 Minutes
Do Not Expose Young Children. Wear A Hat, Sunglasses, A Shirt And Apply Sunscreen Lotion With Sun Protection Factor 40

SPF 40
Every Hour


7 To 8
Very High


20 Minutes
Do Not Expose Children. Favor Staying In The Shade. Wear A Hat, Sunglasses, A Shirt And Apply Sunscreen Lotion With Sun Protection Factor 45

SPF 45
Every Hour


9 And More
Extreme


Less Than
15 Minutes
Do Not Expose Yourself. Wear Clothing, A Broad-Brimmed Hat, Sunglasses And Frequently Apply Sunscreen Lotion With Sun Protection
Factor 65


SPF 65
Every Half Hour
UV Safety Reference Chart
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