Dossier n°2: A new Standard for Eye Protection
40% of UV exposure occurs when people are not in full sunlight. Hence the need to protect their eyes 365 days a year, both with sun and clear corrective lenses.
As the worldwide leader in ophthalmologic optics, Essilor answers this need with the launch of Crizal UV
and a new protection index: the Eye-Sun Protection Factor
, an international standard certifying the level of protection of a lens.Discover in this webzine how Essilor achieved a revolution: being the best on the market in terms of protection from ultraviolet rays.
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UV, a threat for your eyes
UV rays pose a threat 365 days a year, even in cloudy weather. Protect your eyes like you protect your skinRead more...
Look out for the E-SPF
Discover the Eye-Sun Protection Factor, the new index certifying the level of UV protection of a lens
The secrets of this innovation
Two Essilor Experts unveil the secrets behind these innovations. Interview with Franck Lestournelle and Alain Riveline
Dossier n°1: Varilux, always visionary
Today, there is a new Varilux consumer every 4 seconds. Invented by Essilor, Varilux were the first progressive lenses available on the market.
This document will explain why VARILUX is the most popular lens in the world and how Essilor’s teams are working to meet the new needs of future wearers.
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50 years of innovation
Improving the lives of spectacles wearers - this ambitious goal has driven half a century of research and innovation by Essilor...
All Varilux lenses are tested by wearers before being commercialized. It's not systematic among manufacturers of lenses
Bruno Decreton, Marketing Director and Bernard Bourdoncle, Visual System Research Manager. Two glances on the same mark: Varilux.