8 Stylish Sunglasses That Provide True UV Protection

You don’t have to sacrifice style to protect your eyes this summer. These shades block all UV rays and look good (your teen might even like a few of them).


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Electric California Encelia

Electric California glasses

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Photo courtesy of Electric California

These melanin-infused lenses shield eyes from 100% of UV rays and 98% of blue light at the same time.

electriccalifornia.com, $120

Related: How to Keep Your Eyes Healthy at Every Age


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Vera Bradley Norie

Vera Bradley glasses

Photo courtesy of Vera Bradley

Photo courtesy of Vera Bradley

A little pop of floral lets you stand out while jumping on the clear-frame trend.

verabradley.com, $78

Also see: Everything You Need to Know About Sunscreen


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Smith Optics Lowdown Slim 2

Smith Optics glasses

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Photo courtesy of Smith Optics

Polarized lenses with color-enhancing ChromaPop turn this sporty pair into the ultimate sun-screeners.

smithoptics.com, $169


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Foster Grant Aviators CF 06

Foster Grant glasses

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Photo courtesy of Foster Grant

Fashion and affordability overlap completely in these purple aviators.

fostergrant.com, $20


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Muse x Hilary Duff Jane

Muse glasses

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Photo courtesy of Glasses USA

This pair by Hilary Duff and Muse blends the cat-eye shape with a vintage circle frame—and it’s made of super lightweight metal.

glassesusa.com, $125


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SEE 7111 Sun

See Eyewear glasses

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Photo courtesy of See Eyewear

Metallic details add a hint of glam to a classic shape here.

seeeyewear.com, $99


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Vogue x Gigi Hadid

Vogue x Gigi Hadid glasses

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Photo courtesy of Sunglass Hut

In a partnership with Vogue, supermodel Gigi Hadid chose the lens color for this super fun retro style.

sunglasshut.com, $140


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Look Optic Sun Sullivan

Look Optic glasses

Photo courtesy of Look Optic

Photo courtesy of Look Optic

These attractive reading sunnies are a perfect match for that beach read you’re about to dive into.

lookoptic.com, $88