Latest Lens Releases: November-December 2014

ChangeRx plastic photochromic lenses


by Vision-Ease

DESCRIPTION:The ChangeRx plastic photochromic lens family expands with the D28 bifocal, the Novel general purpose progressive and Novella short-corridor progressive lenses. All are offered in gray and brown and block 100 percent of UVA and UVB rays.

TELL YOUR PATIENTS: Protect your eyes from the harmful rays of the sun and enjoy photochromic performance regardless of your prescription needs.

Acuvue Oasys for astigmatism


by Johnson & Johnson Vision Care

DESCRIPTION:With the first and only silicone hydrogel toric contact lens with a -2.75 cylinder readily available for patients, Acuvue Oasys brand contact lenses for astigmatism can now cover 98 percent of spherical and astigmatic patients

TELL YOUR PATIENTS: Get your new contacts more quickly with these new contact lenses made for patients with a higher amount of astigmatism. No special ordering needed.

Shamir X3 sun package


by Shamir Insight

DESCRIPTION: Offer patients a complete fashion-focused sunwear solution that includes prescription lenses, as well as different tints, mirrors and engravings. Built to help boost your prescription sunwear sales, the X3 package features an expanded power range and specialized edging capabilities.

TELL YOUR PATIENTS: Get fashionable sunglasses the way you want them with a wide variety of frames, tints, mirrors and even signature engraving options.

VSP Optics Unity progressive lenses


by VSP Optics Group

DESCRIPTION: Two progressive lenses join VSP Optics’ Unity portfolio to meet the needs of patients using mobile devices. The Unity PLxtra Mobile and PLx Mobile lenses reduce discomfort without affecting a prescription.

TELL YOUR PATIENTS: On your tablet or phone all the time? Wear progressive lenses? Help your eyes feel better and see more clearly with prescription lenses designed specifically for you.

Rochester Optical sun lenses for Google glass


by Rochester Optical

DESCRIPTION: Rochester Optical rolls out 14 tints and mirrored finishes in non-prescription sun lenses for Google Glass, following its earlier launch of prescription Glass Optimized Lens Designs (Smart GOLD) for smart glasses.

TELL YOUR PATIENTS: Got Glass (or other smart eyewear)? Get the prescription lens options you need, or keep your enhanced peepers protected in the sun.