Acuvue toric contact lenses from Johnson
and Johnson are designed for people with astigmatism.
is a condition, when cornea or eye lens is irregularly
shaped which causes light images to focus on two separate
points in the eye and creates a distorted image. In other
words, people who suffer from astigmatism see everything
blurred at any distance. Toric lenses can fix this problem.
Acuvue Torics are soft contact lenses that are made from
the same material as other Acuvue contacts, but they have
two powers. One is for astigmatism, another for farsightedness
or nearsightedness. Also Acuvue is heavier at the bottom,
so it couldn’t rotate in your eye.
Acuvue toric lens is 1-2 week replacement contact lens.
Torics by Acuvue are made of 58% water and 42% polymer,
such high percentage of water makes the lens exceptionally
comfortable. Acuvue torics comes in 12 lens package.
Acuvue toric lenses pros:
Acuvue are especially comfortable
toric contact lenses
Acuvue torics are the only
soft contact lenses that provide very high level of
UV blocking, approximately 85% of the UV-A rays, and
97% of UV-B rays are blocked
Acuvue has unique dual thin
zone design for rotational stability
Astigmatism patients who wear
Acuvue toric contacts report a very high level of
Acuvue torics are usually
less expensive than toric contacts of other brands
Acuvue torics cons:
As all toric lenses Acuvue torics
are about twice more expensive than ordinary Acuvue
Toric lenses by Acuvue don’t
come in colors. If you want color
toric contacts, you can go for Freshlook Colorblends
Toric by Ciba Vision
toric contact lenses are quite expensive, but you might
be pleasantly surprised to find out that you can save 40-50
% when buying your contacts from online contact lens stores
instead of your doctor.
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.
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.