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Illinois Regulators Crack Down On Cosmetic, Non-Prescription Contacts Ahead Of Halloween

CHICAGO -- Parents, don't believe your kids if they tell you those cosmetic contact lenses you can buy at some stores are safe.Wearing colored or other cosmetic contact lenses bought without a prescription from a retail store or salon can be dangerous -- and the sale of these lenses is illegal, warns the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.Recently, a central Illinois convenience store surrendered 41 boxes and 54 containers of non-prescription colored contacts after a...

Global Contact Lenses Market– projected to reach USD 15.1 billion in forecast period

According to the report Global Contact Lenses Market, published by Market Data Forecast, the global market is projected to reach 15.1 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 7.60 %, from 2016 to 2021.A contact lens is a thin and curved lens which are placed on the surface of the eye. They can be used for vision correction or for cosmetic and novelty purpose. Contact Lenses are medical devices, regulated by Food and Drug Administration (USA), hence requires prescription. The various types of contact...

North America Contact Lenses Market poised to reach $5.6 billion

(EMAILWIRE.COM, July 27, 2017 ) According to the report North America Contact Lenses Market, published by Market Data Forecast, the North America market is projected to reach USD 5.6 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 7.45% from 2016 to 2021.A contact lens is usually a thin and curved lens usually placed on the eye surface. Commonly they are utilized for vision correction or for cosmetic and fashion purpose. They are medical gimmicks, regulated by Food and Drug Administration (USA), thereby...