With a rise in kids’ screen time due to the emphasis on home-based learning during this pandemic, more parents are concerned with the negative effects of blue light from digital devices. Thankfully there is a whole range of blue light blocking glasses available in the market today and most of them can be purchased right from your home! With these glasses, you can be assured that little ones, tweens, and teens, can avoid the potential side effects of blue light emission especially when they have to spend time working on their laptops for school or playing games on their tablets and electronic devices. Here’s our top picks of the best blue light blocking glasses made just for kids!
Superbly lightweight, impact-resistant, temperature resistant, comfortable, and brightly colored, the ABL™ One - Kids Blue Light Blocking Glasses block harmful blue light to help reduce the negative health effects of computer and mobile device screens. These top-quality lenses filter up to 99% of blue light that can cause digital eye strain, premature eye-aging, and interfere with your little ones' sleep. The slight yellow tint lenses offer high protection and high transmittance needed for developing eyes. They also help virtually eliminate glare and allow more beneficial lights passing through, reducing eyestrain and optimizing visual acuity with fewer eye distractions. Tagged at SG$79, it is priced much higher than the other glasses out there but is said to be reasonable for its high quality. Click HERE to purchase.
Anti Blue Light (ABL) Kids Eyewear, www.antibluelightkids.com
CalmOptics are the original Blue Light Blocking Glasses for kids online! Exposure to digital devices and blue light leads to digital eye strain. Symptoms of such an eye strain include red itchy dry eyes, blurred vision, eye fatigue, neck pain, and headaches. With CalmOptics Blue Light Blocking Glasses, negative health effects of prolonged exposure to harmful blue light is reduced and your kid's retina is protected from long-term vision loss. We love their attractive bubblegum range of colors too. Best part? The glasses are on sale at US$25 now! Want more? Buy any pair of Kids CalmOptics now and get a second pair at 50% off! Add US$9.95 shipping cost to Singapore and you're all set. Click HERE to purchase.
Great for kids aged 3 to 8 years, the temples of the Cyxus Lightweight Kids Blue Light Glasses are made of TR90, a new material that is super lightweight, flexible, and durable. They are also fitted with aviation-grade PC lenses that are stable, non-friable, and even explosion-proof! Blue light in the evening tricks the brain into thinking that it is daytime, which inhibits the production of melatonin and reduces both the quantity and quality of sleep. Thus, aside from reducing eye strain and headaches, these glasses block blue light from entering your kiddos' eyes and disrupting their natural sleep-wake cycle, thus improving their sleep. Priced affrodably at SG$39, you can purchase them from Lazada HERE. Enjoy free shipping with a minimum spend of SG$14.
Cyxus Blue Light Blocking Glasses, www.cyxus.com/search?type=product&q=kids+blue+light
Protect your kiddos' eyes from the harmful effects of Blue Light with Shadez Blue Light Glasses. Shadez Protective Blue light lenses have a special Ophthalmic protective coating designed to reflect and cut blue light penetration. Sources of harmful blue light include some electronic devices such as computers, tablets, smartphones, TVs, fluorescent lighting/LED lighting, and the sun. Clinically proven to reduce eye fatigue, dry eyes, and blurred vision, these glasses are uber cool for the kids, suitable for everyday wear, and perfect for indoor use, in low light or at night. Got active kids, no worries! The Shadez glasses provide a snug fit on the head that's great for rough and tough kids. Price: SG$49. Buy it HERE.
As children's eyes are still developing, they do not have the protective pigments in their eyes to help block the blue light whilst staring at a screen for prolonged hours, they are especially at risk when it comes to the dangerous effects of blue light exposure. Mind Bridge computer glasses were designed for video gaming and specifically protect developing eyes against harmful blue light and UV. Their little-to-no tint lenses offer high protection and high transmittance needed for young eyes. Tests show Mind Bridge children glasses can effectively block 70% of the harmful blue light (wavelength 400~440 nm) and provide 77% high transmittance of beneficial blue light (wavelength 440~500 nm). Click HERE to purchase.
The PROSPEK-50 Kids Anti Blue Light Computer Glasses are deemed to be made of high quality and of superb quality. These glasses use their own patented and advanced radiation protection technology in the lenses and promise to deflect more than 50% of the harmful blue light rays. The Action Star Jr. model is suitable for the youngest ones in the family, from 4 years of age. It comes with interchangeable frames in bright colors that are guaranteed to attract the little ones too. For the girls, the purple MovieStar Jr. model would make the perfect accessory. Price: US$39.95. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for the shipping cost to Singapore. Buy it HERE.
Spektrum Glasses, www.spektrumglasses.com/collections/prospek-50-kids
Weighing at only 18 grams, the Owleyees Anti Blue Light Glasses filter out the blue light and prevent sleep delays, thus minimizing the risk of associated health problems. It provides instant relief from headaches, eye strain, dry eyes, eye irritation, reduces fatigue, and improves activeness throughout the day. We like the fact that we do not have to worry about our kids breaking, dropping, or even accidentally sitting on it as it does not break! With 6 vibrant colors to choose from, your kids are going to love them! The Owleyees are on a limited-time sale for only SG$28.24! Buy it HERE.
Empowering children to thrive in today’s digital world, prioritizing child eye protection, and sponsoring classrooms around the world are the goals of Blue Light Kids. Each pair of Blue Light Kids glasses is protected by a Lifetime Warranty against absolutely any damage. As you browse their collection, check out frames with the word "flex" in them, which means they are made of extremely flexible, high-quality silicone-like material that makes even the rowdiest of kids no match for them! Their range of glasses is suitable for kids as young as 4 years to teens. Price: US$37 to $75. Available HERE.
Blue Light Kids, www.bluelightkids.com
After its huge success with adults, the #screen collection is now also available for kids aged 5 to 10 years. As kids are spending more and more time looking at screens (computers, tablets, TVs, etc.), these glasses help to look after their eyes by filtering 40% of blue light. Adapted from the adult model (fashionable design, flexible arms, rubber texture), the junior version offers quality, comfort, and lightweight style! Price: SG$59. Available HERE.
Izipizi Screen Junior, www.row.izipizi.com/en/35-junior-screen-glasses
As experts have warned that blue rays from electronic devices can cause serious damage to eyes and even affect your kiddos' sleep patterns, Roshambo decided to use their unbreakable frames to stop those pesky rays with our blue light blocking glasses for kids with Anti-Visual Noise (AVN) lenses! Lightweight, shatterproof, and high performance, these AVN lenses are designed for durability. They block over 80% of the most harmful blue light rays (under wavelength 420 nm) and 99.9% UVA/B/C rays to protect your child's eyes. There's no harsh yellow/orange colored lenses to distort your child's vision, plus these blue light blocking lenses can also help reduce glare, improve contrast, provide better color perception, and relieve digital eye strain. Price: US$35. Click HERE to purchase.