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tint

(tint),
A shade of color varying according to the amount of white admixed with the pigment.
[L. tingo, pp. tinctus, to dye]

tint

a shade or gradation of a color, usually a pale or less saturated version of the basic shade.
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Sunglass tints are able to do this through the lens material dispensed, as this has certain UV protection properties while the tint itself is able to diminish the intensity of visible light.
Now Fair Trade Certified, Eco Tints from Eco Lips are made with organic coconut and argan oils, coconut butter and aloe vera.
com)-- All County Window Tinting, a family-owned window tint company based in Long Island, has recently relocated to Medford in order to better serve customers.
Since it is summer, many people get their window tints done at this time, and it is essential for them to remember that the regulation is in place for their own safety, he said.
The addition of proprietary Spectrum Control Technology (SCT) tints in SCT-Gray and SCT-Low IR helps meet the performance and functionality demands of a wider range of specialized applications.
Numerous Checkpoints have been established all around the city and people are being asked to immediately remove the tints from their cars.
The glasses used were regular glasses with precision tints and can be used as often or as little as the person wants.
Both multi-purpose tints can also be used on the cheeks.
Anything that restricts the vision while driving is dangerous and for those who failed to attend the clinics and have the tints removed will be summoned.
Once people start adding window tints to the screens they are reducing their visibility.
Rightfit Yellow 1220 is a green-shade yellow azo pigment that is reportedly heat-stable to 500 F in masstone, 525 F in dark tints, and 550 F in light tints.
Jiffy mills and other similar devices are sufficient for preparing small, laboratory-scale pilot batches, and tints can be added for "tweaking" after a rough color match is obtained.