Utterly adorable photo by Thomas Hawk

‘Optometry and Science’ journal published research findings that showed visually impaired children wearing contact lenses have a higher opinion of their looks than those that wear glasses. This is such a shame! Kids don’t need to be the goober in the massive glasses anymore because there are plenty of cute frames for kids.

“The kids who gave up glasses for contact lenses not only thought they looked cooler, but they were convinced their friends liked them better.”

So, while well-designed glasses are currently in favour with adults, kids don’t seem to feel the same way. Will this change as kid-sized versions filter through? I’d like to think so!

Coming soon: A post with plenty of great frames for the kidlets in your life!

Read more at MSNBC

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