SpectraShield Technology

Why Axon Optics?
Axon Optics is the original online retailer of lenses for migraine and light sensitivity. We were founded by Dr. Bradley Katz, a neuro-ophthalmologist and r...
Sun, 30 Aug, 2020 at 3:59 PM
Are Axon Optics SpectraShield sunglasses really better than regular sunglasses or polarized sunglasses?
Most sunglasses make all colors of the spectrum dimmer, not just that portion of the spectrum that’s especially irritating. As a result, one must wear glass...
Sun, 30 Aug, 2020 at 4:03 PM
How is Axon Optics different from competitors?
Axon Optics is the original retailer of therapeutic eyewear and was founded by University researchers. We are the only company that offers transition lenses...
Wed, 3 Apr, 2019 at 10:25 AM
How is Axon Optics SpectraShield different than regular, generic FL-41?
FL-41 is a generic tint that has been proven to help with conditions associated with light sensitivity.  We are the original retailer of SpectraShield tinte...
Sun, 30 Aug, 2020 at 3:57 PM
Do other companies sell Axon Optics SpectraShield?
A growing number of labs now carry Axon Optics SpectraShield lenses.  If your order was placed by your provider with either a preferred lab or with us direc...
Sun, 30 Aug, 2020 at 4:03 PM
Are SpectraShield lenses the same as blue blockers?
Our SpectraShield lenses are not made for the same purpose as blue-blocking lenses, which block a small amount of the blue light spectrum to protect your ey...
Sun, 30 Aug, 2020 at 4:09 PM
How is Axon Optics different from Gunnar lenses?
Gunnar lenses are for general eye fatigue caused by computer screens. They are for the general population. Axon Optics lenses are for photophobia and migra...
Mon, 10 Sep, 2018 at 3:32 PM
How are Axon Optics lenses different for yellow lenses?
Yellow lenses are not the same as Axon eyewear and are for general eye fatigue caused by computer screens. They are for the general population.  Axon Optics...
Mon, 10 Sep, 2018 at 3:33 PM
Do Axon Optics eyeglasses have UV protection?
All of our lenses block 100% UVA/UVB light for the most therapeutic possible lens. 
Mon, 10 Sep, 2018 at 3:47 PM
What is the light transmission?
Only 14% of the light passes through the outdoor tinted lens.  58% of the light is transmitted through our indoor tinted lens and our contact lenses.  If yo...
Mon, 10 Sep, 2018 at 3:57 PM