Frame Sizing Guidelines

How to know your Face Size?

1 Simplest method: -

  • Go for a MEDIUM SIZE frame because it suits 98% of Indian faces.
  • If it does not fit, we will pick it up very quickly (no-questions asked) at Zero cost and you will get FULL MONEY BACK.
  • We have shipped over 12 Lac orders and less than 2% people have needed to return.
  • Lot of frames also have Model Shots on Real Faces - these give a very good idea of frame size.
  • Kids less than 10 years must go for Kid Size Frames. Between 10-14 years Kids should go for Small Size Frames.
2 Traditional Method
1. TAKE A Rs.10 NOTE
This is the approximate width of a medium Eyeglass, Sunglass
2. STAND IN FRONT OF A MIRROR
Place one tip of the note on center of your nose and touch the other towards the edge of eye.
3. NOW CHECK THE POSITIONING OF NOTE
50% of note extends beyond the end of the eye
Size is SMALL
Note touches the end of the eye approximately
Size is MEDIUM
Note does not reach half-way of the eye
Size is LARGE
3 if you’ve existing eyeglass

When selecting eyeglasses or sunglasses at Lenskart.com, it's helpful to know what size frame will fit you. You can find this information easily by looking at a pair of frames you may currently own, or by visiting a local optical store.

In the event you already have a pair of frames that you would like to purchase again or even find a pair of frames similar, you can quickly identify the designer name, model number, and frame size by simply looking on the inside of your eyeglass temples (arm pieces). Below you'll find a quick guide to helping you identify your eyeglasses.

Components of Frame Size:

Eye Size:
Measured from outermost edges of lenses horizontally.
Approximately 40 mm. - 62mm.
Bridge Size:
The distance between lenses.
Approximately 14 mm. - 24 mm.
Temple Length:
Length of temple piece - also know as the arm piece or ear piece.
Approximately 120 mm. - 150 mm.

Frame Size

In most cases the frame size is calculated as per below range

Frame Size

Eyeglasses

Sunglasses

Small

Below 48 mm

Below 55mm

Medium

48 mm- 55 mm

56 mm- 64 mm

Large

Above 55 mm

Above 64 mm

Please note that for some Eyeglasses/Sunglasses the frame size may not follow the above convention
This is the only information you need when ordering your eyeglass or sunglass frames. If you need assistance identifying your frames, feel free to contact LensKart.com and our opticians will be more than happy to help.