FAQs

 

  1. Do my glasses float?
    Some Woodzee glasses float while others do not. Our products are made from a variety of materials and each design varies in size, shape and mass. Therefore we are unable to guarantee that any one pair will float.

  2. What are wood or bamboo glasses treated with?
    All wood and bamboo Woodzee glasses are treated with a light wax finish.

  3. Will the paint from my glasses rub off on my skin?
    All wood and bamboo Woodzee glasses are treated with a light wax finish to prevent paint from rubbing off.

  4. Is the stain protected on my sunglasses?
    All wood and bamboo Woodzee sunglasses are treated with a light wax finish to protect the stain.

  5. Will sweat damage my wood or bamboo glasses?
    All wood and bamboo Woodzee sunglasses are treated with a light wax finish to protect against water and sweat damage.

  6. Are my glasses 100% waterproof?
    Woodzee glasses are water resistant but we do not recommend submerging them or keeping them in water for long periods of time.

  7. Where are your glasses made?
    Some Woodzee glasses are made in China while others are made in the United States. Woodzee glasses made in the United States will be marked as such in the product description. Check out the Woodzee glasses made in the United States here.

  8. Are all your glasses prescription-ready?
    Most Woodzee glasses are not prescription-ready. The glasses that are prescription ready will be marked as such in the product description. 

  9. Can I change the lenses in my glasses?
    Unfortunately at this time we are not able to change the lenses in the glasses. 

  10. Why use buffalo horn?
    Buffalo horn is hypoallergenic, perfect for people with skin sensitivity or contact allergies. The material is lightweight, strong and unique; each frame is one-of-a-kind. Buffalo horn frames also adjust to face shape from skin warmth for perfect fit.

  11. Where do you source buffalo horn?
    The buffalo are domesticated and raised in Asia for dairy products, beef and as labor on farms. No animals are harvested solely for their horn and nor are they from the wild. Cultures place a huge emphasis on the importance of using an entire animal.

  12. How do I read your frame measurements?
    The first number is with the width of the lens, the second number is the width of the nose, and the last number is the length of the temple (arm). All measurements are shown in millimeter (mm). Check out our fit guide here.

  13. How should I clean my lenses?
    Clean lenses with lens cleaner and provided microfiber pouch. If you have lost your microfiber pouch, contact customerservice@woodzee.com for a replacement.

  14. How should I take care of my glasses?
    Keep glasses in original case when not being worn. To rejuvenate dried-out wood, use beeswax or butcher block oil. To maintain fit, use eyeglasses toolkit to tighten screws.

  15. What types of lenses do you use?
    Woodzee glasses have either CR-39 polarized lenses or polycarbonate lenses. The type of lens will be marked in the product description.

  16. What is a polarized lens?
    Polarized lenses contain a special film that blocks reflected light while reducing glare

  17. What kind of UV protection do your sunglasses offer?
    Woodzee sunglasses provide 100% UV400 protection.

  18. Do your products come with a carrying case/box?
    Yes, all Woodzee products are packaged and shipped with a microfiber pouch inside a wood fiber case. We also offer leather cases and wooden cases. Find these cases under Accessories.

  19. What is acetate?
    Acetate is a hypo allergic, plant-based plastic, known for being strong, lightweight, and flexible.

  20. What is the difference between laminate wood and solid wood?
    Laminate wood consists of layers of wood glued together and pressed to create an extremely durable wood-based material. Solid wood, on the other hand, is 100% natural wood without any additional glue or treatments. Although generally not as strong as a laminate, solid wood offers a more traditional, natural wood look.

  21. Does Woodzee offer products other than glasses?
    In addition to our line of glasses, Woodzee also produces watches and wood accessories.

  22. Where do I find instructions for my watch?
    You can find the instruction manual for your Woodzee watch here.

  23. How do I change the bands on my watch?
    The watch bands on the Wanderlust watch can be changed by removing the spring-loaded pin that holds the bands in place. To release pin from watch case, pull back on pin using a small, flathead screwdriver or other tool. Once removed, thread pin through replacement band, and insert pin back into watch case by inserting one end of pin into watch case, depressing other end using small, flathead screwdriver or other tool and releasing when pin is in place.