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Dispoable contact lenses are becoming more and more advanced all the time. There are a few key types of disposable contact lenses available today. Disposable contact lenses come in a variety of wear cycles. There are daily disposable contacts, 1-2 week disposable contact lenses, and 1-3 month disposables contact lenses. You can choose from this range to suit your budget and your preference.
--Colored contact lenses can change or enhance your eye color. These lenses are available for dark and light eyes. Opaque contact lenses are for dark eyes, while enhancers are for light eyes.
Toric contact lenses correct astigmatism and have only recently begun to be available in disposable varieties at lower prices.
--RGP or oxygen permeable contact lenses are smaller and more rigid contact lenses that allow oxygen through.
--Bifocal contact lenses are great for those people who are both far-sighted and near-sighted. They allow you to throw away your reading glasses once and for all!
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|