Category: Product Spotlight

Contact Lens Feature: Acuvue Oasys for Astigmatism

If you’re one of the many people that have the eye condition called astigmatism, then you know all about blurred vision. The cause of the blurriness is the fact that the cornea is not curved correctly. Typically, one side is flatter or steeper than the other side. This means that the light rays do not […]


Contact Lens Feature – Focus Dailies Total 1

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As a contact wearer you know that irritation can be an issue. It’s no wonder when you consider you’re putting something in your eye, and if you’re going to put something in your eye, you want it to be as comfortable and natural as possible. There is nothing worse than trying to get through your […]


Interesting Historical Facts About Contact Lenses

The original idea for contact lenses dates all the way back to sketches created by the brilliant Leonardo da Vinci. Half a millennium ago, the genius inventor mapped out plans for altering the refractive power of the eye. Later on, others experimented with modifying refractive powers by looking through both glass and water. And, finally, […]


How Are Contact Lenses Made?

Contact lenses are made in a number of ways. Soft lenses are most often cast-molded – with this process, the polymer material that the lens is made out of is inserted (in liquid state) into a two-piece mold. Next, the two pieces are pressed together to set and form the lens diameter, curvature, power, and […]