A Guide to
Eyeglasses Frame Measurements
THE FRAME WIDTH
measures the entire horizontal front of the frame, from the furthest extended point on either side.
THE LENS HEIGHT
is the vertical height of the lens.
is the part that goes across the bridge of your nose—hence the name.
THE TEMPLE ARMS
connect to the front of the frame on either side and rest behind your ear.
THE LENS WIDTH
is the horizontal diameter of one lens. Doctors may refer to this as “eye size.”