What is the difference between Focus Dailies and AquaComfort plus?

Dailies Total 1 and Dailies AquaComfort Plus are both daily contact lenses by Alcon & Ciba Vision. However, Dailies Total 1 is a silicone hydrogel lens, whereas Dailies AquaComfort Plus is made with standard hydrogel.

Are Focus Dailies being discontinued?

Focus® DAILIES® Toric Are Being Discontinued.

Are Dailies AquaComfort Plus being discontinued?

Starting October 1st, 2021 Alcon will discontinue some parameters from the Dailies AquaComfort Plus Toric product….Are Dailies AquaComfort Plus Toric being Discontinued?

Power Cylinder Axis
+4.00 to +0.25D (0.25D Steps) -2.25 10°, 20°, 160°, 170°, 180°

What type of contacts are Dailies AquaComfort Plus?

DAILIES® AquaComfort Plus® contact lenses are daily disposable lenses, and a healthy option for your child. These single-use lenses can help establish great wearing habits for younger wearers just getting started with contact lenses.

Do dailies AquaComfort plus have UV protection?

Dailies AquaComfort Plus are also available in Toric lens (Astigmatism) for those with astigmatism. But, unfortunately Dailies AquaComfort Plus do not offer UV-protection through your eyes and are not made from silicone hydrogel material.

Are Dailies Total 1 worth it?

Dailies Total 1 Provide Outstanding Comfort from Beginning to the End of the Day. Dailies Total 1® water gradient contact lenses achieved ratings of 9.6 out of a possible 10 (1=poor and 10=excellent) for comfort during the day in a 4 week clinical study.

Is Toric the same as astigmatism?

Toric contact lenses are designed for people with astigmatism. Toric contact lenses correct for astigmatism issues that arise from a different curvature of the cornea or lens in your eye (referred to as regular astigmatism, corneal astigmatism or lenticular astigmatism).

How do toric contact lenses work?

Toric contacts have a thicker zone that keeps them from rotating when they’re in your eyes. It also helps you orient the lenses the same way every time, so you can count on consistent visual acuity. Because toric contact lenses must be placed on your eye in a specific way, achieving an exact fit is extremely important.

Do dailies AquaComfort plus come in colors?

Description. DAILIES® Colors contact lenses offer all of the benefits and comfort of DAILIES® AquaComfort Plus® in four beautiful colors. Whether you’re looking to wear color contacts every day or occasionally, you’ll enjoy the convenience and health benefits of starting each day with a fresh pair of contacts.

Can you nap in daily contacts?

7. Don’t Sleep With Your Lenses. Daily lenses should never be worn overnight. You’re risking your sight by sleeping in a lens that’s not approved for overnight use, as it can lead to ocular irritation, swelling and corneal ulcers.

Who makes AquaComfort plus dailies?

DAILIES AquaComfort Plus will require a new prescription for patients wearing Focus DAILIES. Manufactured by Alcon.

Can I get into dailies aquacomfort plus lenses?

You can get into these lenses if you need vision correction between +10.00D and -6.00D with a tiny difference in the base curve and diameter parameters. The base material of DAILIES AquaComfort plus and the phased out Focus DAILIES is Nelfilcon A, a time-tested non-ionic hydrogel.

What are the features of aquacomfort Plus and Focus Dailies?

Both Dailies AquaComfort Plus and Focus Dailies have Blink-activated moisture technology and LightStream technology. Blink-activated moisture technology provides tear film stability, even after 16 hours of wear and keeps the eyes moisturised all day long. LightStream technology ensures a thin lens design for excellent comfort with every lens.

What are the main ingredients in dailies aquacomfort plus?

HPMC helps provide immediate comfort when you put it in your eyes and is one of the primary ingredients found in some of the main dry eye drops on the market. Also, Dailies AquaComfort Plus contains the blinked activated moisturizing agents polyethylene glycol (PEG) and Polyvinyl alcohol (PVA).

Can Alcon’s Focus Dailies be replaced by this contact lens?

It was designed to replace Alcon’s Focus Dailies by providing crisp, clear vision and superior comfort as soon as you put them in. In addition, this contact lens releases blink-activated moisturizing agents over a 20 hour period of time for continuous comfort throughout your entire day.