The lens on the Pouch Magnifier flips out from within a leather cover. The lens measures 3cm at 6X magnification. This is a portable magnifier appropriate for reading menus, medication and food labels. The magnifier can assist you in reading bills, letter heads and labels on food and drink products. The magnifier is ideal for spot reading and for use out in the community. For instance reading bus times and prices on grocery products. This product will help you to maintain your independence in completing basic daily living tasks.