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Brief Introduction for Buffalo Horn glasses

21-05-05 15:07:49    By Bestsea eyewear

Horn is a lightweight, comfortable and beautiful frame material, while horn from Asian, water buffalo is plentiful, few eyewear manufacturers have the skill to transform horn into horn glasses. Only the most skilled workers at the best frame fabricators have the capability of carving and polishing horn materials in a manner suitable for luxury horn eyewear. 

Most of Buffalo horn glasses has been a custom made frame product sold only in luxury eyewear boutiques and at expensive prices ranging from $500 to well over $1,000.  So, why the buffalo horn glasses has expensive prices?

Buffalo Horn eyewear

First, horn material is a lightweight, comfortable and beautiful natural material that is able to command such a high price. While horn from Asian water buffalo is plentiful, few manufacturers have the skill to transform horn into glasses, only the most skilled workers at the best frame fabricators have the capability of carving and polishing horn materials in a manner suitable for luxury horn glasses.  

buffalo horn

When you select the buffalo horn eyewear, you will notice that it is polished to a shine. However, like many other natural materials, horn eyewear over time develops a unique patina. As it ages, the character of the horn will begin to show. Very subtle patterns and textures will appear. You will notice the frames further adjust to the shape of your face. This is due to the warmth of your skin. You will also note that areas where your skin makes contact with the horn, a matte finish will develop that will further enhance the fit of the frame. 

Buffalo horn glasses is naturally lightweight and strong. Unlike other frames, no wire is needed in the core of the temple pieces to hold the shape of the frame. Horn is hypoallergenic making it perfect for people whose skin reacts to certain metals or have sensitive skin.

The frame of buffalo horn eyewear

A few items need to consider when caring for your horn glasses frame. Horn frames should be cleaned by wiping with a soft cloth. When necessary, you can use a mild soap and water and dry with a soft cloth. Never soak your frames. Horn is a natural material and over time, it will need to be moisturized to prevent it from becoming brittle. You should rejuvenate your frames by periodically rubbing them with a mineral based oil such as petroleum jelly or baby oil. Plant based oils are not recommended. One expert tip is to rub a small amount of Vaseline on your horn frames and leaves on overnight allowing the oil to fully penetrate the frame. In the morning, the frames are fully rejuvenated.  With these simple care tips, your horn frames will give you years of enjoyment.


Each horn glasses is made from the best materials and includes the details you would expect from a high-end frame, and these frames are made from real horn, each has a unique color pattern. So, now you know why the prices are expensive for the real horn eyewear. It’s real luxury eyewear.

Buffalo horn frames

As a processional eyewear manufacturer in china with more than 15 years experience, we manufacture acetate eyewear(Acetate sunglasses and Acetate optical), Metal sunglasses ,Metal optical and Buffalo horn glasses that are designed according to the preferences of our clients. These are made from superior grade raw material to ensure optimum quality in the final product. Buffalo horn eyewear are also available in various colors such as black, Brown, Light White, Beige, Dark and Medium Brown as designs & sizes required. As a natural material, each horn glasses is a unique one, so the color and texture are different, you can not have two identical horn eyewear.

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