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Pinhole Glasses

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Pinhole Glasses

Pinhole Glasses, have a series of pinhole-sized perforations filling an opaque sheet of plastic in place of each lens. Each perforation allows a very narrow beam of light to enter the eye which reduces the size of the circle of confusion on the retina and increases depth of field. Eyes with refractive error, may help create a clearer image. Pinhole glasses produce an image without the pincushion effect around the edges (which makes straight lines appear curved).  Additionally, pinhole glasses reduce brightness and peripheral vision, and thus should not be used for driving or when operating machinery. Pinhole glasses exercise the focusing muscles of your eyes and can correct vision permanently when worn for only 15 minutes a day. 

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Pinhole glasses which are like sunglasses but with a grid of tiny holes exercise the focusing muscles of your eyes and also help reduce heart-rate, headaches and tension.
When you look at a blurred object your brain moves the focus of the eye in and out until it gets an increase in contrast. If no increase is achieved your brain leaves the object unfocused.

Pinholes spectacles improve the sharpness of the image, allowing your brain to find the point of focus.
During this process the focusing muscles of the eye are used more and this regular exercise helps your eyes focusing system. The major cause of the long-sightedness that comes with advancing years is a weakening of the focusing muscles that control the eye lens. Looking through the tiny holes forces the eye muscles to exercise. 

Peter Grunwald is a world-renowned expert on eyesight, who regularly lectures in 12 different countries, he says "very few people are born with bad eyesight, most bad eyesight is acquired".

When you wear prescription glasses you fall into a trap. You no longer fully use either your focusing muscles or the photoreceptors within your retina. The important 'ciliary muscles' begin to weaken, requiring visits to your eye doctor for stronger and stronger lenses.

The moment 'Pinhole Glasses' are placed in front of the eyes, a much narrower parallel beam of light comes through the holes. The narrow light focuses on the retina and sends messages to the brain for clear-sightedness.

Pinhole glasses focus light onto the fovea centralis. This brings objects into focus regardless of the shape of your eyeball, while the rest of the black lens stimulates photoreceptors within the rest of the retina (rods). Therefore the entire retina is being stimulated and exercised. This process is both relaxing and beneficial. Wearing Pinhole Glasses is recommended for myopia, presbyopia, hyperopia and astigmatism. They also can be used as transitional glasses." Pinhole Glasses: Exercise your eyes while you read or watch TV

Long-sighted people can do this exercise while focusing close-up, eg. doing things like reading.
Short-sighted people get the benefit from focusing at a distance, eg. watching TV

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  • Using the Pinhole Glasses 15 - 20 minutes a day may bring a noticeable improvement within a couple of weeks.
  • While Pinhole glasses may be useful for people who are both near- and far-sighted, they are not recommended for people with over 6 diopters of myopia.

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  • Colour: Black
  • Container: Black cover

Warranty: 
If your glasses are internally faulty please contact us with the details of the problem.
No items are covered for breakage, snaps, marks or cracks, any external damage to the product cannot be covered.
All our products are tested and checked before being shipped. We have taken time to ensure we provide high quality goods that do not crack or break over time or have design faults. Please check over your item upon its delivery, if you notice any sign of damage externally please report it to us within 7 days. 

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Q - Whats the origin of Pinhole glasses?
A- It is not known who invented the pinhole glasses, but the scientific principles of pinhole effects were discovered many centuries ago. Pinhole glasses are widely sold in America, Europe and Australia as substitutes to prescription glasses since the 1950’s at least. The basic optical principles of the pinhole are commented on in Chinese texts from the fifth century BC. Chinese writers had discovered by experiments that light travels in straight lines. The philosopher Mo Tsu was the first – to our knowledge – to record the formation of an inverted image with a pinhole or screen. Aristotle (fourth century BC) comments on pinhole image formation in his work Problems. d. Sir David Brewster, a Scottish scientist, was one of the first to make pinhole photographs, in the 1850s.

Q - What is the benefit of Pinhole Glasses?

A - They help relieve strain and stress caused by prescription glasses, and yet enabling clearer vision. Pinhole Glasses Promote an important vision habit to perfect vision – central vision, since you can see clearly only straight ahead centrally. They train your mind, eyes and muscles to see without dependence on your prescription eye crutches.

Q - Are there side-effects?

A -  None, except that due to the restricted peripheral vision, one should not wear the Eyewear when driving or moving about outdoors for safety considerations.

Q - When and how long do you wear the Pinhole Glasses

A - Frequent substitute of prescription glasses (TV, computer, reading).

Q - How long do we need to wear them to experience vision improvement?
A - It is not the length of time wearing them to achieve vision improvement but reducing or eliminating the root cause of vision challenges – stress and strain in the visual system, minimise the use of prescription glasses helps. 

Q - How do i know my vision has improved?
A - The world has become clearer, and your existing pair of glasses feels over-powered and may even cause a headache. You can also use a Snellen Eye Chart to measure your vision improvement. You should consider using your previous pair of lowered-powered glasses or have the lenses stepped-down.

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