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Do Solar Eclipse Glasses Fit and Work Over Regular Glasses?

26 Jun 2017, 23:12 UTC
Do Solar Eclipse Glasses Fit and Work Over Regular Glasses?
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Yes, traditional cardboard solar eclipse glasses fit over regular prescription glasses. Yes, solar eclipse glasses work over prescription glasses, and allow you to see the sun as a crisp orange circle (or blue/green depending on the eclipse glasses). I wanted to post about this because I wear regular prescription glasses everyday and I want to assure people that they will have a comfortable and enjoyable view of the solar eclipse with the cardboard total solar eclipse shades directly on top of their regular eyewear. See photos!I know this can be a concern for people, because you don't want to sacrifice the clarity of viewing with your prescription, but you also don't want to hurt your eyes duh! As someone who used to buy contact lenses just so I could go to 3D movies, I'm always worried about whether or not the additional eyewear will go over the top of what I'm already wearing!Testing out my eclipse shades over my Rx glasses for the total solar eclipseFront view eclipse glasses over regularSide view solar shades over regular glassesThese particular eclipse glasses I ordered from the St. Joseph, MO Convention and Visitors Bureau online store on their event page for the 2017 ...

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