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Alcon offers the widest spectrum of products in eye care. Our Vision Care portfolio offers award winning daily disposable, monthly replacement, colour-enhancing contact lenses and contact lens care products for comfortable and convenient vision correction options.

AIR OPTIX® COLORS

Description 

Monthly disposable silicone hydrogel contact lenses that offer beauty, outer comfort and healthy eyes with 12 different colour options1

 

Who should wear AIR OPTIX COLORS?  

For people who:

  • Are looking for the latest innovation in monthly colour contact lens technology
  • Are spectacle or contact lens wearers looking to enhance the natural beauty of their eyes
  • Are fashion conscious spectacle or contact lens wearers who are looking to change the colour of their eyes or their look
FeaturesBenefits
3-in-1 colour technology

Naturally beautiful eye colour with consistently comfortable lenses2

Excellent breathability for healthy, white looking eyes1,3*

Up to 5 times greater oxygen transmissibility than traditional soft contact lenses3,4*

SmartShieldTM technology

Ultra-smooth lens surface designed to defend against daily deposits for comfortable wear all day long5

Excellent lipid deposit resistance offering consistent comfort from day 1 to day 302,6,7

FreshLook COLORBLENDS colour palette

SmartShield technology

  • AIR OPTIX SmartShield technology creates a hydrophilic environment that delivers better lipid deposit resistance than any other 2-week or monthly silicone hydrogel lens6,8
  • Tear film de-stabilisation may occur with lipid deposition, this can reduce lens wettability and impact lens comfort5,9

Product information

Material lotrafilcon B
Water Content (%) 33
Dk/t 138 @ -3.00D
Tc (mm) 0.08
TD (mm) 14.2
BOZR (mm) 8.6
Power range (steps)

+6.00 to -6.00 (0.25D); -6.50 to -8.00 (0.50D)

Colours

SUBTLE: Pure Hazel, Blue, Green, Gray, Brown, Turquoise, Amethyst, True Sapphire

VIBRANT: Honey, Brilliant Blue, Gemstone Green, Sterling Gray

Tint / opaque Opaque
Lenses per box

2

Replacement frequency 1/12
Design

Front surface: Aspheric.

Back surface: Aspheric

*Dk/t=138@-3.00D. Other factors m ay impact eye health.

1. Performance of lotrafilcon B Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lenses in Experienced Low-Dk/t Daily Lens Wearers, Dillehay S, Miller M, Eye & Contact Lens 2007, Vol 33(6)

2. Eiden SB, Davis R, Bergenske P. Prospective study of Iotrafilcon B lenses comparing 2 versus 4 weeks of wear for objective and subjective measures of health, comfort and vision. Eye & Contact Lens. 2013;39(4):290-294.

3. Dillehay SM, Miller, MB. Performance of lotrafilcon B Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lenses in Experienced Low-Dk/t Daily Lens Wearers. Eye & Contact Lens. 2007;33(6):272-277.

4. Based on the ratio of lens oxygen transmissibilities. Alcon data on file 2009.

5. Carney FP, Nash WL, Sentell KB. The adsorption of major tear film lipids in vitro to various silicone hydrogels over time. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2008;49:120-4.

6. Nash W, Gabriel M, Mowrey-McKee M. A comparison of various silicone hydrogel lenses; lipid and protein deposition as a result of daily wear. Optom Vis Sci. 2010;87:E-abstract 105110.

7. Tighe BJ. A decade of silicone hydrogel development: surface properties, mechanical properties and ocular compatibility. Eye & Contact Lens. 2013;39:4-12.

8. Nash WL, Gabriel MM. Ex vivo analysis of cholesterol deposition for commercially available silicone hydrogel contact lenses using a ‑uorometric enzymatic assay. Eye Contact Lens. 2014;40(5):277-282.

9. Keir N, Jones L. Wettability and silicone hydrogel lenses: a review. Eye Contact Lens. 2013;39:100-8.

10. Luensmann D, Srinivasan S, Yu M, Yang J, Jones L. The impact of cosmetics on the physical and optical performance of silicone hydrogel contact lenses. Cont Lens Anterior Eye. 2012;35(Supp 1):e6.