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HydraGlyde® Moisture Matrix is a proprietary contact lens wetting technology developed by Alcon, the global leader in innovative eye care. It works by attracting and retaining moisture in soft contact lenses, especially silicone hydrogel contact lenses. HydraGlyde Moisture Matrix was first introduced in OPTI-FREE® PureMoist™ Multi-purpose Disinfecting Solution in...

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Aspheric optics is a lens design with an aspheric (non-spherical) front surface to better match the shape of the cornea and provide improved visual performance. Aspheric optics is also thought to reduce spherical aberration — a specific type of optical aberration in which light rays passing through the periphery of the cornea and lens...

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Aquaform® Technology is an innovative material technology developed by CooperVision, a leading manufacturer of soft contact lenses. Aquaform Technology locks water molecules in the lens, resulting in a naturally hydrating lens that’s almost half water. Aquaform Technology also delivers superior breathability to keep eyes clear, white, and healthy. Why is it important to wear breathable contact lenses? Our organs need sufficient...

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Optimized Toric Lens Geometry™ is a proprietary toric lens design developed by CooperVision, a world leader in toric contact lenses for patients with astigmatism. This design is multifaceted to ensure optimal and predictable visual acuity, fit, and comfort. Optimized Toric Lens Geometry consists of the following design features: Uniform horizontal ISO thickness - A uniform horizontal ISO thickness improves stability...

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Discomfort is one of the most common problems for contact lens wearers. In fact, recent studies have found that discomfort is the main reason for contact lens discontinuation. Leading manufacturers incorporate certain technologies into their contact lenses to relieve and prevent discomfort. The technologies may work in different ways, but they all provide the same thing: a comfortable lens-wearing experience...

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Precision Profile® Design is a unique lens design developed by Alcon, the global leader in eye care. It combines a bi-aspheric surface, adaptive minus power profile, and center-near design. It also allows prescription strengths to blend across the lens and work with the eyes’ natural function. Contact Lenses With Precision Profile Design Precision Profile Design is unique to specific multifocal contact...

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INFINITY EDGE® Design is a patented lens design developed by Johnson & Johnson, a trusted name in eye care products. INFINITY EDGE Design features a smooth, tapered edge profile and minimal edge height. It contours to the eye, providing a soft lens wear feeling. INFINITY EDGE Design also helps to maximize and maintain comfort throughout the contact lens-wearing period, even...

AquaComfort Plus® is a proprietary technology developed by Alcon, the global leader in eye care. It was introduced in 2008 as part of the rollout of the DAILIES® AquaComfort Plus portfolio. AquaComfort Plus combines three wetting agents to ensure a stable pre-lens tear film. The first agent is hydroxypropyl methylcellulose (HPMC), commonly used in eye drops as a lubricant. DAILIES...

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LACREON® Technology is a proprietary technology developed by Johnson & Johnson in 2006. It provides exceptional comfort all day by permanently embedding a wetting agent called polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) into the lens material. PVP is commonly used in contact lenses and eye drops to increase wettability and moisture retention. By embedding PVP into the lens material, LACREON Technology helps to establish...

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MoistureSeal™ Technology is a proprietary technology developed by Bausch + Lomb, a leading global eye health company. It was introduced in 2014 and implemented in the Bausch + Lomb ULTRA product family. MoistureSeal Technology helps the lens maintain 95 percent of its moisture for a full 16 hours, making for a comfortable contact lens-wearing experience. It was made through a...

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A pair of stylish sunglasses is a year-round, must-have accessory – right up there with your favorite handbag or a pair of glittering, diamond...