Beware of Halloween Eye Hazards: Protect Your Eyes With Devilishly Stylish Frames

Halloween is a time of year when creativity knows no bounds! People go all out to craft the perfect costume, with makeup, masks, and even cosmetic contacts to complete the look. While it's fun to transform into a spooky character or a fantastical creature, it's crucial to remember that the safety of your eyes should never be sacrificed for the sake of a Halloween costume. Let's delve into the potential dangers and how a pair of spooky frames can be your stylish, safe alternative.

The Perils of Cosmetic Contacts

Cosmetic contact lenses, which alter the appearance of your eyes, are a popular choice for Halloween enthusiasts. They can provide an eerie and captivating look, but they come with a set of risks. These risks include:

- Infection: Improper handling or cleaning of cosmetic contacts can lead to eye infections, which can be painful and, in severe cases, cause permanent damage.

- Discomfort: Ill-fitting contacts can be extremely uncomfortable, causing redness, dryness, and even blurred vision.

- Allergic Reactions: The materials used in cosmetic lenses may not be suitable for all individuals, leading to allergic reactions that can range from mild irritation to severe discomfort.


The Dangers of Eye Makeup and Glitter

Eye makeup is an essential part of many Halloween costumes, but it can also pose risks to your eye health. Cheap or low-quality makeup products may contain harmful chemicals or allergens that can irritate your eyes. Glitter, while adding sparkle to your costume, can also be abrasive and pose a risk of getting into your eyes, causing irritation and potential damage.


The Obscured Vision of Masks

Masks are a classic Halloween accessory, but they can be problematic when it comes to vision. Poorly designed or ill-fitting masks can obstruct your peripheral vision, making it difficult to see clearly. This not only increases the risk of accidents but can also be a source of frustration during your Halloween festivities.


Embrace Spooky Frames Instead

So, how can you maintain eye safety while still enjoying Halloween to the fullest? Consider donning one of these seasonal favorites to perfectly complement your costume.

Here's why they're a fantastic choice:

- Safety: Frames act as a protective barrier, preventing makeup and glitter from getting into your eyes. They also allow you to see clearly, avoiding the potential hazards of obscured vision.

- Comfort: Unlike cosmetic contacts, frames won't cause discomfort or irritation. You can wear them throughout the night without worrying about eye-related issues.

- Versatility: With a wide range of colorful and unique frames available, you can easily find a pair that complements your costume, enhancing your overall look.

Top off your Halloween look this year and all year round with one or more of these classics with a twist!

Love pumpkin spice?

Trick AND Treat!

Consider a pumpkin themed costume complete with our VC-1 frames shown below in Pumpkin! This style provides a magnetic clip to take these from prescription frames to mirrored sunglasses. 




In the SPIRIT of the Season!

Stepping out for this year as a ghost from beyond the grave?  Try out the almost translucent, VR-6 in New Grey Blush for a comfortable fit and some spooky style!



Thinking of creating a mystical fairy or unicorn look? Look no further than our VR-18 in Blue Rose. Wear these multicolor frames for your festive costume and then transition them to daytime for a colorful twist on a rectangular frame.


Our Frames Will Haunt You (in a VERY good way!)

This Halloween, prioritize the health and safety of your eyes. Instead of taking unnecessary risks with cosmetic contacts, makeup, and masks, consider browsing through our selection of spooky frames. Our frames are not only stylish but also protective, ensuring you can celebrate the season without compromising your vision or comfort.

Browse our collection today and discover the perfect pair of frames to complete your Halloween ensemble. You'll not only look fantastic but also enjoy peace of mind, knowing that your eyes are safe and sound while you revel in the spooky festivities. Don't let eye hazards cast a shadow on your Halloween fun – opt for spooky frames and see the world through safe, stylish eyes!

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October 09, 2023 by Väri Eyewear

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