How much does a prescription snorkel mask cost?
The benefit to this drop-in lens method is that it can be relatively affordable and quick. Quality masks start at about $50, and the lenses start at around $30 for each side. So for about $110 you can get a good mask with prescription lenses.
Can you get prescription snorkel goggles?
Yes. You’ll find prescription lens snorkeling masks are singe lens like the Promate above. When you place your order, you can ask for each eye to be a different lens.
How do I get a prescription dive mask?
There are a few ways to get prescription dive masks. You can make a true prescription mask by having custom lenses added to existing scuba diving masks. You can also find masks that allow for drop-in corrective lenses, letting you make a prescription dive mask that suits your individual needs.
Are there any snorkel masks you can wear with glasses?
Yes, you can snorkel with glasses by modifying an existing pair of your glasses to fit a snorkel mask, using your glasses prescription to add corrective lens inserts to your mask, or by wearing a snorkel mask with its own corrective lenses built in.
Do prescription snorkel masks work?
A cheap but very good solution for those who normally use reading glasses only. The removable prescription dive mask inserts work the best if you don’t have complicated eye problems. They provide help with reading close things underwater like the screen of your waterproof camera or dive watch.
Are promate masks good?
Promate makes two really good masks, this one-the Raven- and the other is the Shamu. They are both really good. However, the Raven usually costs a little bit more. This is your chance to get the Promate Raven mask at a great price.
How do prescription dive masks work?
These corrective lenses are usually available in half-diopter increments and cover the most common visual requirements. You buy the mask, the dive store replaces the glass in the mask with the prescription lenses that most closely match the spherical equivalent of your glasses prescription and you are ready to go.
How do I fix my mask squeeze?
To treat mask squeeze, you can place a warm compress or ice over the face to treat the bruising. Mild painkillers can also be used if there is facial pain. You should also avoid diving for a few days.
How can you see underwater if you wear glasses?
A prescription mask is designed with your vision prescription, which allows you to see clearly underwater while fully protecting your eyes against the risk of infection from harmful bacteria found in water. Another option is fitting prescription lenses to a mask.