News & Reviews

Smart graphene contact lenses bring wearable electronics to the eye

Posted: May 22, 2017 (Nanowerk Spotlight) Several research projects are working on reinventing the contact lens as a smart electronic device that, for instance, works as a self-powered biosensor for various point-of-care monitoring and wireless biomedical sensing, which may detect in real time the pathogen, bacteria, glucose, and infectious keratitis present in tear fluid. One example is a recently developed sensor for diabetic and glaucoma diagnosis. In addition to sensors,...

Bausch + Lomb Color Contact Lenses Brown Review

Hi girls,I love wearing colored lenses. There was a time when Freshlook used to be my favourite, but currently, I am in love with Lacelle range from Basuch and Lomb. This is another wearable color that I picked up and I am very happy about it. You can check out my reviews on Blue and Grey lenses from Freshlook.Price:700 INRProduct Description:When each occasion is different, why shouldn’t you be? Bausch+Lomb introduces Lacelle, the range of color lenses you have been waiting for. A must-have...

New review provides reassurance to safety of soft contact lenses in children

June 2, 2017Available evidence suggests that soft contact lenses can be safely prescribed to children and adolescents, with no increase in adverse effects compared to adults, according to a review in the June issue of Optometry and Vision Science, the official journal of the American Academy of Optometry. The journal is published by Wolters Kluwer.The risk of safety problems from soft contact lens wear may even be lower in younger children compared to teens--possibly reflecting a lower rate...