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Acuvue bifocal – pros and cons of the most popular bifocal contact lenses

 

 

Review Acuvue bifocals retailers

Acuvue Bifocal is a great alternative to bifocal glasses. When bifocal contact lenses his the market, it was a great relief for people who need bifocals, but hate glasses. Some of the earlier designs, however, were not very comfortable or didn’t do the job properly.

There are 3 types of bifocal contact lenses:

  • Alternating design is an older one and is similar to bifocal glasses. Half of the lens has distant powers while another half is designed for near-sight correction

  • Simultaneous vision design tries to blend the powers, and both the distance and near-sight prescription fit within your pupil area. Your eyes adapt and learn to interpret the correct power choice depending on how close or far you're looking

  • Concentric design – the newest and most successful design where the middle of the lens improves your near vision, while the outer part corrects the distant vision.

Acuvue bifocals is an improved version of concentric design. The manufacturer itself calls it PUPIL INTELLIGENT DESIGN. It has not two but five invisible, concentric zones that allow you to see clearly at various distances.

Bifocal contact lenses by Acuvue are 1-2 weeks replacement contact lenses. They contain 58% of water and 42% of polymer. The high amount of water insures that lenses feel very comfortable in your eyes. It contains 6 lenses per box.

Additional features of Acuvue bifocal

  • High UV protection – they block approximately 86% of the UV-A rays, and 98% of UV-B rays· An inside-out indicator which make lens insertion easy

  • Acuvue lenses has a visibility tint, they appear not clear but light blue so you can easily see them in the solution (please not that visibility tint doesn’t affect your eye color)

  • The joins between two powers in Acuvue lenses are very precise to illuminate blurs and halos

  • Soft edge design provides additional comfort

How expensive is Acuvue bifocals?

All bifocal contacts are more expensive than ordinary lenses. However Acuvue Bifocals are generally cheaper than bifocal lenses by other brands. And if you order from large online retailers, you can save a lot on your bifocal lenses

CoastalContacts.com is a well-known online contact lens and glasses retailer. They carry a big selection of contact lenses at the lowest prices. You can get all brandname lenses prescribed by your doctor 40–70% cheaper than from the doctor’s office. Free shipping is available. Ships worldwide.
1800Contacts is the largest retailer of mail order contact lenses. They have a good selection of lenses and the prices are low. Free shipping on all orders. Ships worldwide.

AClens - save 70% on Contact Lenses

AClens has been selling contacts and other optical goods online since 1996. They are a trusted and established company. The website is well organised, so you can find your lenses in seconds. Prices are very low.

 

 

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