Gone are the days when people with astigmatism are confined to uncomfortable glasses to correct their eyesight problems. In today’s modern world, more and more people are enjoying active lifestyles. For people suffering from astigmatism, glasses are simply of no help at all but rather tend to be more of a nuisance instead. However, thanks to the growing popularity of toric contact lenses you can now say goodbye to those bothersome traditional eyewear.
To cater to the needs of individuals who wish to enjoy a more active lifestyle but are hindered by astigmatism, Wesley Jessen/CIBA Vision developed “Freshlook Toric”, a more convenient way of correcting astigmatism. “Toric” lenses are especially designed for individuals suffering from astigmatism. Freshlook Toric contact lenses offer you the same clear vision that traditional glasses offer, but in a more trendy and comfortable fashion. Not only is it comfortable, but it’s durable and very affordable as well!
The material and content of Freshlook Toric includes 45% polymer or phenfilcon A, along with 55% water content. As for the packaging details, Wesley Jenssen’s Freshlook Toric contact lenses are tinted green with the color additive called phthalocyanine green and immersed in a buffered saline solution for easy visibility and handling. Freshlook Toric contact lens is ideal for first time contact lens users, it’s convenient and safe. The ingredients are mild and yet effective, thus there is no need to worry about allergic reactions.
Wesley Jenssen/CIBA Vision’s Freshlook Toric contact lenses are designed as a 1 to 2 week disposable, soft contact lens for astigmatism. Since you can easily replace you Freshlook Toric contact lenses after a week or two you can be assured that the lenses you are wearing are cleaner compared to other types of lenses. Furthermore, it is more cost effective as well compare to other lenses that only lasts for a day.
Freshlook Toric also have dual powers, not only is it suitable for astigmatism but its also for both short-sightedness and long-sightedness as well. Moreover, since “toric” lens are normally heavier at the bottom it will keep from rotating in your eye. So, you can go about your activities without worrying about your contacts popping out.
Freshlook toric lenses are generally safe to use and do not seem to posts any risks like any other contact lenses. However, since this is still a contact lens it is advisable that you care for them properly. For starters, remember to always wash your hands before handling your lenses. It is also a good idea to put your contact lenses in fresh solution every time you put your lenses out for the night. Lastly, avoid wearing your contact lenses for too long. Keep in mind that you should not wear your contacts for more than 8 to 10 hours, and most importantly never sleep in them.