How does window tint work?

Admit it. You want tint for your car because it looks awesome. Have you ever seen a nice car — or for that matter a not so nice car — rolling down the street with tinted windows and thought “eh, not for me?” Of course not. You wouldn’t be reading this if you had. You’re here because you’re ready to join the ranks of the cool and shady. You’re ready to be the guy cruising down the avenue turning heads. You’re ready for tint.

But are you really ready? There’s a lot more to car tint than you might think. How does tinting work for example?!

So How Does Window Tint Work?