Mondottica International has announced the launch of its Mondottica Vision platform for its Designer Contact Lens business. The initial programme features the designer brand ANNA SUI whose colour contact lens collection features feminine, wearable designs for women of all ages. The ANNA SUI collections are available in a range of vibrant colours and unique motifs […]
3D printed anything is definitely a global trend. In the optical industry, 3D printed eyeglasses are already being made, the first 3D printed lenses are being developed and not 3D printed contact lenses. Princeton’s LED 3D printer has taken the next step beyond printing quantum dot LEDs: it has managed to integrate them with a […]
Here’s a hypothetical question: Would you rather have a head-up display on glasses or a contact lens? If you answered “contact lens”, the bad news is that you may be waiting some time. But the good news is that it just got a little more feasible, with the invention of the world’s first 3D printer […]
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. , 2014- To avoid a real-life Halloween horror story – going blind because of a costume accessory – the American Academy of Ophthalmology is warning the public against wearing costume contact lenses purchased without a prescription. These illegally sold cosmetic lenses may not be sterile and can cause a host of serious […]
Funny but true info graphic on the importance of caring not only for your underwear. Not caring for your contact lenses can lead to nasty things like blindness and eye infections. Just like your underwear, replace as your eye doctor has told you to, don’t sleep in them and keep them squeaky clean, not swanky.
Dixon is among a growing number of people nationwide who, while trying to be trendy, are unknowingly risking their eyes when they buy the illegal, non-prescription “circle” contact lenses. With the start of the school year come parties and Halloween—all reasons why teens and young adults may want a new look. Requests for decorative contact […]
CARLSBAD, Calif., Aug. 4, 2014 SynergEyes, Inc., manufacturer and marketer of the Duette and UltraHealth families of contact lenses, has raised $12 million to accelerate expansion of its contact lenses for patients with astigmatism, presbyopia and irregular corneas. The funding also will facilitate SynergEyes’ strategic acquisitions in the field of specialty contact lenses. “As the […]