With the promise of brighter days ahead, we need to safeguard ourselves against damaging UV light - and sunglasses are not the only answer.
As with our skin, our eyes can be just as susceptible to the harmful effects of too much exposure to ultra-violet radiation. It can damage the delicate skin around your eyes, the cornea, lens and even the retina.
"Those of us who wear spectacles," Ivan Cammack observes, "have a real advantage, so long as our spectacle lenses are good enough. I wear Zeiss UV Protect lenses because I trust their protective qualities."