Half-Rim Eyeglasses

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Half-rimmed glasses have always been popular. Lightweight and stylish, semi-rimless glasses frames use less materials. They're also generally more comfortable to wear, putting less pressure on the bridge of the nose. Likewise, less frame material means less obstruction and greater visibility.

With a thoughtful design, half-rimmed glasses also boast plenty of fashion appeal, especially for men and women in the workplace.

Available in an array of stunning styles, our selection of half-rim prescription glasses is sure to provide you with a look to love.

Need half-rim sunglasses? Check our full selection of semi-rimless shades to find the perfect pair for you.

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What are half-rim eyeglasses?

Half-rim eyeglasses are a common eyewear style where the lenses are only partially surrounded by a frame. The frame typically holds the lenses at the top, while the bottom is rimless or minimally framed.

Sometimes people call half-rim eyeglasses “semi-rimless” or “half-frame” glasses.

What are the advantages of half-rim glasses frames?

Greater comfort with a lighter feel and improved visibility.

With a modern appearance, half-rim eyeglass styles are versatile and easily paired with both casual and formal attire.

They’re also a great option for those with heart- and oval-shaped faces, making it easier to maintain a balanced look. This is because of the lack of a frame along the bottom of the lenses. It helps prevent the face from appearing weighed down or imbalanced.

That said, semi-rim frames are hardly limited to these face types. Anyone interested in half-rim styles should experiment, particularly with the frame types best suited to their unique face shape.

Their lightweight and comfortable fit make half-rim reading glasses a popular choice. Even if you don’t need a prescription, you may benefit from a good pair of semi-rimless reading glasses as you age.

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What are the downsides to half rim glasses?

While half-rim eyeglass frames are fantastic, they’re not for everyone.

For instance, avoid wearing half-rimmed glasses for intense sports. With less frame material to protect the lenses, there’s a chance they could break or cause injury.

Additionally, people who are extremely nearsighted may want to stick to full-rim eyeglasses. The exposed edges can make the lenses used to treat nearsightedness appear thick.

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Who should wear half-rim eyeglasses?

In addition to those with heart-shaped faces and oval faces, half-rim prescription eyewear can be an appealing option for nearly anyone. Usually, round-wire semi-rimless glasses are suitable for fashionable young people. Meanwhile square and rectangle semi-rimless glasses are more suitable for business professionals.

If you’re fashion-forward or in pursuit of a lightweight fit for your face, half-rim glasses are for you.

If you have a weaker prescription, you can easily take advantage of the benefits of a semi-rimless frame paired with thinner lenses.

If you’re into less intense activities, you’ll appreciate that semi-rim glasses keep out of the way of your view. Try them for hiking, cycling, or golf.

Where can you buy half-rim eyeglasses?

At Yesglasses, you’ll find plenty of impressive semi-rimless eyeglass styles to fit your prescription. Buy with total confidence. Your purchase gets free shipping, free returns, and our 100% Fit Guarantee. We want you to be completely satisfied with your purchase, after all.

If you’re not sure where to start, contact us with your questions. We’re always happy to help you make a great choice.