As a parent who lives in the harsh environment of the desert, I always worried about my children's eyes as they were growing up. I was able to get the proper sunglasses that would give me full protection from the harmful UV rays of the sun, but what about my children's sunglasses? The desert sun just beats down upon us with it's super brightness all year round. It would have been wonderful to find good sunglasses for my kids.
Children's sunglasses were always readily available from the toy department of my local nationwide big box store. But to me, that's all they were - a toy from the toy department. When they broke, they really broke, too! The jagged edges of the plastic scared me so much that I stopped buying them for my kids. As my children got older, I was able to purchase for them adult sunglasses. But now that I am in a position to be a grandmother, I am once again pondering over the idea of sunglasses for little ones.
Lucky for all of us mothers and grandmothers, there is a company that does make sunglasses with full UV protection for children and babies. Real Kids Shades are the makers of sunglasses for children since 2002. They offer a line of eye protection for babies to children up to age 12. These are practical sunglasses for children. They stay on, and offer 100% UVA/UVB protection.
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The Xtreme Elements for 0 - 36 months and come in two colors for this size: navy and pink. This style also comes in a larger size for older kids ages 3 to 7. The older children model comes with all of the great features as the younger glasses, but also with many more color choices: red, silver, white, navy, and pink. These sunglasses, which includes a MicroFiber sleeve to clean lenses and protect the shades, are only $19.99. What an excellent value for the peace of mind knowing that your children's eyes will be protected with these UV400 protected sunglasses.
Real Kids Shades have been making 100% UV protection sunglasses for our children since 2002 for children up to 12 years old. Real Kids Shades have quality glasses for children in three different age sizes: 0-3; 3-7; and 7-12 years in so many different fashionable styles that are sure to please. These glasses are made just for children in mind - for the shape of their faces and for their fun lifestyles.
Would you like to get a pair of Real Kids Shades for your little one or grandchild? You can buy them directly from Real Kids Shades or find them at a store near you. To keep up with the latest styles, deals, and news from Real Kids Shades, be sure to follow them on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube, and the Real Kids Shades Blog.
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With many thanks to Real Kids Shades, one person is going to win a pair of sunglasses of choice! This giveaway will end on May 21, 2013, and is open to US residents only. The first mandatory entry is to visit Real Kids Shades and leave a comment below as to which glasses you like best. All other entries are optional, but the more you do, the better your chances of winning!
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