Crystal lenses are a point of pride for Persol. Representing quality and
excellence, most models use lenses made from the most precious optical
material of natural origin guaranteeing protection and visual clarity.
Persol’s crystal lenses are scientifically formulated to offer
unsurpassed protection against the sun’s harmful rays, absorbing
radiation that can be harmful to the eyes.
Persol’s polarized lenses block the light reflected on sand, roads and
water, providing clear and relaxed vision in extreme environmental
Persol offers a 1.8 super-light polarized lens – a lens made from
extra fine glass developed using new production techniques to shape and
temper the glass. These lenses are more comfortable with a reduction in
thickness from 2.2mm to 1.8mm and a decrease in the weight.
Persol’s polarized lenses are a technologically advanced optical
product, built by inserting a very fine film of polarizing organic
material between two top quality, totally optically neutral crystal
lenses that block the rays of reflected light on sand, roads and water
for the best possible vision.
The first Persol lens was made in the 1920s and was the first in a
series of lenses designed to meet specific needs for wearers ranging
from pilots to mountain climbers. The Persol Brown 75, the classic
yellow–brown lens, the Persolmatic with its photo chromic effect.