Biofinity and Biofinity Energys are identical in all technical parameters such as base curve, diameter, and water content. The patented Digital Zone Optics featured in Biofinity Energys is designed to ease eye strain from prolonged digital device use.
What is the difference in Biofinity contacts?
The significant difference between the two lenses is that Biofinity is a monthly disposable and Acuvue Oasys is a two-weekly disposable. So, while Biofinity has a higher water content and allows more oxygen to pass through the lens, Acuvue Oasys can be considered a healthier lens to wear.
Are Biofinity Energys worth it?
I have been wearing contacts for 30 years and these are the best I have ever worn! Since I need a stronger prescription my doctor suggested Biofinity Energys and I am so glad she did. They are easy to put on, very comfortable and stay moist all day. Thanks for having such a great price.
Can you sleep in Biofinity energy contacts?
It is not recommended to sleep in your contacts unless you have been prescribed lenses that are specifically designed for this purpose. For example, Biofinity contact lenses have been approved for up to 6 nights/7 days of extended wear.
Do Biofinity Energys come in toric?
Yes! Biofinity does offer toric lenses for astigmatism, and they are available with Coopervision’s Optimized Toric Lens Geometry which helps the lens stay stationary on your eye, and not move throughout your eye during wear.
Are Biofinity Energys aspheric?
Biofinity Energys is a new monthly disposal contact lens designed with aspheric optics to reduce the accommodative demand on eyes as they focus on near work.
What’s the difference between biofinity and Biofinity toric?
Both Biofinity Toric XR and Biofinity Toric contact lenses feature exactly the same properties; however, Biofinity Toric XR is better for correcting higher amounts of astigmatism as it features an extended range. You’ll also find that Biofinity Toric feature a lower price point.
Are all biofinity contacts extended wear?
Biofinity® lenses are designed for daily wear for 30 days, which means they should be cleaned and stored overnight. They can also be worn continuously for 29 nights if approved by your optician.
Do biofinity contacts filter blue light?
The Biofinity Energys brand by CooperVision not only corrects vision, but reduces digital eyestrain. I should note that this particular product doesn’t provide any protection from harmful blue light, but it’s Digital Zone Optics® lens design offers comfort to those who spend lots of time with digital devices.
What does biofinity DW mean?
A lens wear schedule requiring daily or more frequent removal for cleaning and other purposes.
How long can you wear biofinity Energys?
How Long Can You Wear Biofinity Energys? You can choose to wear Biofinity Energys contact lenses for a day at a time, removing and storing them overnight after each day of use. You can also wear Biofinity Energys for up to 29 nights as continuous wear.
What if I accidentally slept with my contacts in?
If you fell asleep with contacts in, remove them as soon as possible. If you can’t remove them easily, don’t tug at them. Place several drops of sterile contact solution in your eyes, blink, and try again. The extra lubrication should help dislodge them.
Can you shower with contacts in?
Avoid inserting your contacts before you shower or wash your face, since you risk exposing your lenses to tap water and the bacteria that come with it.
What contacts are best for astigmatism?
Toric contact lenses are often the best choice for contact lens wearers with an astigmatism, because they’re specifically designed to address the problem. The special shape of a toric lens creates different refractive, or focusing, powers that can help correct either a corneal or a lenticular astigmatism.
What is BIOFINITY Sphere?
BIOFINITY and BIOFINITY XR SPHERE (comfilcon A) Soft Contact lenses are indicated for the correction of ametropia (myopia and hyperopia) in aphakic and non-aphakic persons with non-diseased eyes in powers from -20.00 to +20.00 diopters.
Are BIOFINITY toric contacts monthly?
Biofinity toric vs.
Acuvue Oasys lenses are designed for biweekly replacement; Biofinity toric lenses are monthly replacement lenses.