8 Things That’ll Keep Your Glasses Clean
Keeping glasses clean can be a struggle, especially in wind, or humidity, glasses get streaks and get fogged up. Sometimes glasses can fall off your face, or become misshapen and do not fit correctly anymore. When this happens how do you keep glasses clean?
It can be easy to accidentally bend stylish metal frame glasses, or crack a lense. Overall, glasses will always get dirty, life happens, and stains and smudges come along with it. Good times often lead to messy times, and dirty glasses.
Making sure that you can see out of glasses at any time is a crucial need, here are some things that will keep your glasses clean.
Keeping your case
Every pair of glasses comes with a case that can be different shapes or sizes. It can be a tendency for glasses wearers to not always put their glasses back in the case. This bad habit can often expose glasses to more variables that can cause stains, scratches, or bending of frames, even cracking of glass.
A simple, easy solution to keeping glasses clean, is to always put the glasses back in the case. The only two places that glasses should be are on your face, or in your case.
Going along with always keeping glasses in the case when not in use, another great tool for keeping glasses clean is utilizing a microfiber cloth. Though a cloth won’t keep your glasses from cracking, bending, or breaking, it can easily keep glasses sparkling clean.
A microfiber cloth can easily be folded and stored inside a glasses case for easy storage and travel. Using a microfiber cloth to consistently wipe glasses, keeps water, other fluids, and smudges off of glasses lenses. Always having a microfiber cloth handy, keeps lenses sparkling.
Non-Toxic Cleaning Solution
Is your handy cleaning cloth not cutting through the grime today? Keep your glasses clean by mixing up your homemade cleaning solution that you can use with your microfiber cloth to keep your lenses sparkling. Here is a great recipe for a cleaning solution that you can make at home and is non-toxic.
- Small portable spray bottle
- 1 part witch hazel
- 1 part distilled water
- 1 drop of grease-cutting dish soap
In the small spray bottle, mix the water, witch hazel, and one drop of dish soap, mix well and you are ready to spray! Apply a spray of the mixture to each lense on the glasses and wipe with a microfiber cloth for the cleanest lenses!
Take your cleaning routine to the next level, by utilizing a jewelry cleaning machine to gently sanitize and wash glasses. A jewelry cleaner can be a great tool to use to deep clean your glasses, the soaps and gentle machine can be a great way to get all of the gunk off of your glasses, and create a deep clean without being too harsh on the frames or lenses.
Jewelry cleaners are a great tool to keep around to keep your jewelry shimmering and all your glasses pristine and clean.
If you want to get down to the nitty-gritty, literally there are specialized cleaning kits to get deep onto all of the cracks and crevices of your glasses. Junk and gunk can get into all the lenses and frames and before long you can have scratches and build upon your glasses.
Cleaning kits are a great routine deep clean source to perform every month or few months to get a deep clean on all your glasses. Cleaning kits come with specialized tools, to take apart your glasses for a deeper clean, and specific brushes to get into all of the small hard to reach areas.
On the go-dish soap
Everyone has been in on-the-go situations or traveling periods where they need to clean their glasses, but do not have all the amenities of home. Sometimes situations require improvisation to get a job done effectively. If you have dish soap on hand, using a very small drop of dish soap and warm water to massage onto the lens of glasses can be a great way to clear away smudges.
Hopefully, everyone will pack their microfiber cloth to use when traveling! After you have washed the lenses with soap and water they can be dried with the microfiber cloth, or use a handy dandy kitchen towel to gently wipe off the lenses.
The cute necklace loop isn’t just for grandma or the librarians anymore! Having your glasses on a necklace loop ensures that if glasses do fall off your face they won’t be going very far! The necklace secures that the tips of your glasses are attached to the necklace and that the glasses can hang around your neck, and if they fall off, they will comfortably lay like a necklace.
Anti-skid nose pads
What an invention! If you haven’t tried these you should, keep your glasses from falling off your face by attaching these anti-skid nose pads. Reduce scratches and smears by keeping your glasses on your face. Use these anti-skid nose pads to prohibit your glasses from slipping off the bridge of your nose.
Everyone has had the experience of bent frames or glasses that do not fit on your face correctly. Try out the anti-skid nose pads to keep stubborn misshapen glasses on your face and out of harm’s way.
Daily life, wear, and tear will always take a toll on our glasses, but there are handy ways to keep things in shape. Using routine cleaning tactics to keep your glasses in ship shape is the safest way to reduce wear and tear. Combining deep cleaning techniques and tools, along with simple traveling habits will keep your glasses clean and fresh for time to come.
Whether it is constantly finding new ways to clean, or keeping up with deep cleaning tools there are always simple ways to find to keep up with cleaning your glasses.