Why Blue Light Protection Matters
WEARERS WANT EYE PROTECTION
Light is all around us, and it is essential for our health and wellbeing. However, some lights can be harmful, causing eye fatigue and eye strain or affecting our mood and sleep patterns.
Did you know?
• 78% of wearers are more likely to purchase a product that provides harmful blue light protection after receiving a simple statement on blue light.1
• This percentage increases even more with millennials, with 85% claiming they would be likely to purchase.1
In the past year, during the Covid-19 pandemic, the need for protection, including eye protection, has increased even more:
• 86% claimed that protecting their health and their family’s is more important than ever2
• 70% thought that protecting their eyes is more important than pre-pandemic.2
This, associated with more time spent indoors and in front of screens has resulted in more awareness about harmful light and an increased need to protect the eyes:
• 75% said they want UV and harmful blue light protection.2