Resist the temptation to buy over-the-counter reading glasses for use as computer glasses.
Because an accurate eyeglasses prescription is essential if you want to get the full benefits from computer glasses, it's best to purchase this eyewear from a knowledgeable eye care professional.
Prior to scheduling your eye exam, measure how far you like to sit from your computer. Measure from the bridge of your nose to the surface of your computer screen.
Bring this measurement with you to your exam so your eye doctor can use it to help determine the optimum lens power for your computer glasses.
Also, read these computer ergonomicstips to help you arrange your computer workstation for optimum comfort.