Finding the right sunglasses in Mauritius : where to buy?

Finding the right sunglasses in Mauritius : where to buy?

Sunglasses are an essential accessory throughout the year, especially on a tropical island like Mauritius, protecting your eyes from harmful UV rays while adding a touch of originality to your look! With a wide variety of colours, shapes, and polarised and non-polarised lenses, you'll surely find the sunglasses of your dreams in one of the island's stores… especially in Ascencia Malls.


The Importance of Sunglasses and How They Protect Your Eyes


Sunglasses are much more than just a fashion statement, they're a must-have to protect your eyes in sunny Mauritius! No matter the weather, sunglasses are recommended to protect your eyes from harmful UV rays and other damaging conditions. Plus, wearing quality sunglasses reduces eye strain and is very useful when driving.




How to Choose the Perfect Sunglasses for You?


So, how do you choose the right pair of sunglasses? Finding the perfect sunglasses is more than just a question of style. From the type of lenses to the tint of the lenses, there are a few aspects to consider before you buy:




Do you need sunglasses for better vision when driving? To protect your eyes and face from harmful sun rays? Or simply to look cool at the beach? Choose the pair that suits your needs.


Face Shape


To guarantee protection and style, don't forget that your sunglasses must be perfectly adapted to your face, with the frame centered and close. Good news, there are sunglasses for all face shapes!


UV Protection


Mandatory protection. Sunglasses must protect 100% against UVB and UVA rays. A small tip: Opt for wider frames! They cover more of your face, providing greater protection for your skin and eyes.

Where to Find the Best Sunglasses in Mauritius?


But where can you find the perfect pair of sunglasses in Mauritius? Just head to one of Ascencia Malls to find the pair that suits your needs and tastes. You'll find several eyewear stores offering a selection of high-quality sunglasses from top brands and take advice from the experts in-house.


Patel Optics


For sunglasses for the whole family, look no further than Patel Optics at Les Allées! Founded in 1986, the store offers some of the best ophthalmological services. Choose from a variety of popular frames, such as aviator models and modern wraparound sunglasses, and much more.


Farouk Hossen Opticians


Farouk Hossen has been the optician of Mauritians since 1972 and has outlets in Bagatelle Mall, Riche Terre Mall and So’flo. The optical services highlight modernism and innovation for both young and old. The shop offers a beautiful selection of sunglasses combining technology and creativity with comfort and design. So, are you ready to change the way you see the world?


Mathieu Opticians

Since 1957, Mathieu Opticians has been an optician's shop offering frames, medical lenses, and sunglasses. With sunglasses for both men and women, you'll enjoy better vision while protecting yourself from harmful UV rays. Head to their shops at Bo’Valon Mall and Kendra.


Sunglasses for Kids


Did you know that your kids can wear sunglasses from as young as six months old? Find safe, durable, and trendy models at one of the Ascencia Malls opticians. Especially on a tropical island like Mauritius, protecting your child's eyes from the sun is crucial. Opticians at Ascencia Malls can provide expert advice on choosing the right sunglasses for your child, including polarised sunglasses and aviator sunglasses for kids. The collections offered are a sight to behold!

Care and Maintenance for Sunglasses


After taking the time to choose your essential sunglasses, you must take care of them. Use clean water and the free cleaning cloth that comes with your sunglasses to clean the lenses. And when you're not wearing your sunglasses, store them in their cases to prevent them from breaking or getting dirty.


In short, sunglasses are your allies no matter the season! We recommend that you visit a store to find the rare gem that will accompany you everywhere. Enjoy better vision in any situation, but especially on sunny days!


Happy shopping at Ascencia Malls!