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Color Contact Lenses Offer a Comfortable Way to Enhance the Eyes

Color Contact Lenses Offer a Comfortable Way to Enhance the Eyes From HealthNewsDigest.comColor Contact Lenses Offer a Comfortable Way to Enhance the EyesBy Jun 26, 2014 - 11:33:53 AM(HealthNewsDigest.com) - FORT WORTH, Texas, June 26, 2014 - Alcon, the global leader in eye care and a division of Novartis, announced today the launch of AIR OPTIX® COLORS prescription contact lenses, a new color contact lens that encapsulates Alcon's 3-in-1 Color Technology in a silicone hydrogel...

Cosmetic Contact Lenses for the Deformed Iris

AbstractThis case report illustrates how silicone hydrogel cosmetic lenses can improve the appearance of disfigured eyes while also providing the benefits of disposability, low cost and alleviation of any ocular hypoxia from low Dk hydrogel lens wear. Following the report is a discussion of the treatment’s success and the additional advantages it provides. Keywords: Disfigured eyes, prosthetic lenses, silicone hydrogel, cosmetic contact lenses, ocular hypoxiaIntroductionProsthetic contact...

Alcon Releases Air Optix Colors Contact Lenses in Plus Powers for Patients with Hyperopia

Source: AlconThursday, March 05, 2015 | Product Releases , AlconAlcon has extended the line of Air Optix Colors contact lenses to include plus power lenses for patients with hyperopia across the full range of nine colors, according to a company news release.Air Optix Colors contact lenses launched in the US in June 2014 with nine colors, ranging from subtle to vibrant. They are the first monthly replacement, daily wear color lenses available in the US on a...