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Your 2 Cents series demonstrates how to try on eyeglasses, sunglasses and frames virtually using new web siteÂ?s Virtual Tryon System.

The new web site (, which allows visitors to try on eyeglasses online, was featured on WCBS-TV’s Your 2 Cents series with a full demonstration on how to fit frames to your face without leaving your computer.

The two minute video report, titled "Your 2 Cents: See how your glasses fit you online" (, featured CBS 2 News reporter Kirstin Cole demonstrating the online process of trying on eyeglasses step by step. Starting with a digital photo, she and fellow CBS 2 staff members were on their way to finding perfect frames without leaving the office.

Just upload a photo (Taken without glasses on), center it, select your face shape and start looking for “frames that flatter.” In minutes, you are ready for a Virtual Try-On using the Patented Resizing Method.

According to face shape, users of FrameFinder have the option to search for the ideal frame by manufacturer, frame type or frame shape, and additionally, can save their favorites in a file with their image to e-mail friends and family. Currently, customers can “try on” over 13,000 frames, including eyeglasses and sunglasses from designer brands such as Brooks Brothers, Gucci, Nike and Rayban.

One CBS 2 News staffer commented on how great it is to actually see how frames look while wearing lenses that allow clear vision. Normally, trying on frames involves removing corrective lenses so that the image in the mirror is a blur. is a feature of (, a Houston-based online eyewear company.


Dr. Dhavid Cooper and Dr. Guy Hodgson have been in practice in the Houston area for over 20 years, and founded in 1996, which is a global leader in online eyeglasses sales. They have a Houston eye care office and eyewear showroom, employing two additional licensed optometrists and a staff of experienced opticians. The websites can be viewed at and and the office can be reached at 1-800-248-9427.


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