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- What is a daily disposable contact lens?
Daily disposable contact lenses are contact lenses you only wear once. You put them on in the morning, and simply throw them away at night. Every day starts with a fresh, clean, new pair.
- Are contact lenses comfortable?
Absolutely. Especially DAILIES® brand contact lenses, since they are soft contact lenses with an incredibly thin edge that's barely noticeable on your eye. Combined with their blink-activated moisturizing agent, DAILIES® brand contact lenses are comfortable for the entire day. It won't be long before you wonder why you didn't get DAILIES® sooner.
- Are contact lenses safe?
When used as directed, most people can wear contact lenses without complications. Successful contact lens wear depends on following the instructions of your eye care professional. Over time, your eyes can change, often without apparent symptoms or warning signs, which may put you at risk for developing complications. To maintain healthy eyes and the most efficient and comfortable vision possible, you need quality eye care on a regular basis. Only your eye care professional is educated, trained, and licensed to examine, diagnose, and provide treatment for your eyes and prescribe contact lenses.
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- Which type of contact lens is best for me?
Soft contact lens options differ by lifestyle and vision correction. There are many varieties of DAILIES® brand contact lenses, but your eye care professional can help you decide which lenses are right for you.
- How often should DAILIES® brand contact lenses be replaced?
With DAILIES® you need to replace your contact lenses on a daily basis. With any contact lens, you should follow the prescribed wear and care instructions of your eye care professional.
- Is it easy to care for contact lenses?
Yes. Proper lens care is important, but not difficult. With DAILIES® brand contact lenses it is extremely easy. You put in a new, fresh, clean pair in the morning and simply throw them away at night. No lens cleaning and disinfecting to worry about. For helpful tips, download and print Easy Tips on Basic Lens Care
- I'm nervous about putting something in my eye. Are contact lenses easy to use?
Yes. And the more you use them, the easier it is. Here are some tips to getting your contact lenses in and removing them. Download and print How to Apply and Remove Your Lenses
- Why is it important to get regular eye exams?
Periodic eye examinations are an important part of routine preventive healthcare. Many eye and vision conditions present no obvious symptoms; therefore, individuals are often unaware that a problem exists. Early diagnosis and treatment are important for maintaining good vision, and when possible, preventing permanent vision loss.
- Why should I choose DAILIES disposable contact lenses?
Only DAILIES® brand contact lenses give you a fresh lens feeling every day, plus with blink-activated moisture, DAILIES® refresh all day. So you get comfort and freedom in the convenience of a daily disposable lens. No more lens care. No more deposits. Reduced symptoms of blurred vision.1,2 DAILIES® contact lenses are perfect for all active lifestyles, frequent travelers and those with ocular allergies. They’re the only lens that rewards your eyes with a drink at every blink.
- Is it OK to play sports while wearing contact lenses?
Yes. Wearing contact lenses for sports is a more flexible and stable form of vision correction than eyeglasses. DAILIES® brand contact lenses may improve your peripheral vision and may increase your performance and you won't have to worry about your glasses falling off or breaking. Your eye care professional can help you determine the best type of contact lenses based on your particular sport or activity.
- Do you offer any free† trials?
Yes! You can get your online certificate for a DAILIES® FREE† Trial by clicking on the link. After you have printed your certificate, be sure to take your certificate to a qualified eye care professional in your area who can recommend and prescribe the DAILIES® lens that’s right for you.
- How much do DAILIES® brand contact lenses cost?
Your first pair costs nothing*. Just ask your optician for your free† trial lenses. When you consider the money you'll save not having to buy cleaning and disinfecting solutions, along with all the convenience and excellent comfort, it all adds up to a great lens you'll want to wear. Get tips on all the ways you can save!
- What is astigmatism?
Astigmatism is a common condition that usually occurs when the front surface of the eye, the cornea, has an irregular curvature. One way to think of this is that with astigmatism, the cornea's shape is more like that of an American football or rugby ball than a basketball. The light passing through the more curved surface comes to a focus before the light passing through the less curved surface. As a result, light is focused differently in your eye, and you have blurry vision. But don't worry. There are DAILIES® brand contact lenses specially designed for eyes just like yours - they’re called DAILIES® AquaComfort Plus® Toric contact lenses.
- Do you have DAILIES® for customers with astigmatism?
Yes - DAILIES® AquaComfort Plus® Toric contact lenses are made especially for people with astigmatism so they can enjoy the comfort of daily disposable contact lenses.
- WHAT IS PRESBYOPIA?
Over time, the ability of our eyes to focus on near objects decreases, causing small objects, like newspaper print, to become blurry. Intermediate vision, like looking at a computer screen, can also become distorted. This is called presbyopia.
- Is it possible to get daily disposable contact lenses that will change my eye colour?
Yes. Colour contact lenses are available that are designed to be worn daily and thrown away. FreshLook® ONE-DAY is available in Blue, Gray, Green and Pure Hazel. Visit FreshLookContacts.com to play with the colours and get a Free† trial certificate. Ask your eye care professional if FreshLook® ONE-DAY is an option for you. Contact lenses, even if worn for cosmetic reasons, are medical devices that must only be worn under the prescription, direction and supervision of an eye care professional. Serious eye health problems may occur as a result of sharing contact lenses.