Enhance clarity

Crizal Sapphire UV

With Crizal Sapphire UV your lenses deliver best in class transparency for optimal vision and aesthetics (1). Translation - your spectacle lenses will have fewer reflections.


360 glare reduction

Your lenses will have fewer reflections

UV protection

Your lenses will reflect 100% UV and UVB light (2)

Water repellent

Your lenses will repel water droplets so your lenses stay clear

Dust repellent

Your lenses repel dust particles for clearer vision and easier cleaning of your lenses

Scratch resistance

Ensuring clear vision, guaranteed for 2 years(3)

Smudge repellent

Your lenses repel bothersome smudges for visual clarity and easy to clean lenses

Reducing reflections.

Wherever you are, indoors or outside, light interacts with your spectacle lenses at all angles. This can lead to bothersome reflections, which can be a source of discomfort and impact your everyday life. Crizal Sapphire UV reduces reflections from all directions. You will notice less distracting glare when looking through your lenses and will experience enhanced lens aesthetics so that your spectacles lenses look invisible to others.​​​​​​​


With Crizal Sapphire UV your lenses deliver best in class transparency(1) for optimal vision and aesthetics. Your glasses will have fewer reflections, which is great when you are taking selfies or talking to others.



Crizal Sapphire UV  ensures your spectacle lenses are resistant and repellent from scratches, smudges, water droplets and dust particles. Meaning - your lenses are incredibly protected. Which comes in handy when facing everyday activities. 

Glasses containing Essilor lenses enhanced by Crizal Sapphire protect against smudges


Crizal Sapphire UV protects your eyes from UVA and UVB rays. (2)

Boy wearing glasses with Essilor lenses enhanced by Crizal Sapphire UV

We're committed to testing the benefits.

We conduct systematic wearer tests to guarantee proof of benefits.

14,185 people

tested and rated Essilor lenses in real life conditions

18,981 people

tested Essilor spectacle lenses

312 studies

on Essilor lenses conducted with consumers

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(1) Perceived invisibility based on Wearers Test 2017 (Fr) N = 50 - resulting from a better perception of anti-reflective feature.
(2) The E-SPF index depends on the lens material itself and the coating. E-SPF is a global index rating the overall UV protection of a lens. E-SPF was developed by Essilor International and
endorsed by 3rd party experts. Lens performance only.
The E-SPF index excludes direct eye exposure that depends on external factors (wearer’s morphology, frame shape, position of wear). E-SPF=10 for Crizal Sapphire UV lenses
with Essilor Orma 1.5.
(3)Crizal scratch guarantee, terms and conditions apply