Air Optix Contact Lenses

What are Air Optix contact lenses?

Air Optix contact lenses have been created by leading eye care experts Alcon & Ciba Vision. These monthly contacts were designed with the wearer’s comfort in mind, made from a state-of-the-art silicone hydrogel material.

What are the benefits of Air Optix contact lenses?

As monthly disposable contact lenses, Air Optix are known for their high degree of breathability, allowing up to five times more oxygen to reach the eye than standard hydrogel lenses. They can be worn for daily wear, provided they are cleaned and stored overnight, for up to 30 days. Alternatively, some Air Optix lenses are suited for extended wear, upon approval from your optician. These monthly contact lenses are perfect for those who suffer from dry eyes.

What types of Air Optix contact lenses are there?

Air Optix Aqua is one of the most popular monthly contact lenses around and allows a welcome supply of oxygen to reach the eye than many other soft contact lenses. Its high breathability is facilitated by the silicone hydrogel design, that promotes exceptional hygiene alongside its superior comfort. Air Optix Plus HydraGlyde is Alcon & Ciba Vision’s latest addition to the Air Optix family and provides even greater comfort. This lens features a HydraGlyde Moisture Matrix to attract and lock moisture to the eyes.

For a toric lens to correct your astigmatism without compromising on comfort, Air Optix for Astigmatism are exceptional monthly contact lenses that offer incredible comfort and a wide selection of prescriptions to suit your specific visual requirements. Alternatively, the innovative Air Optix Multifocal contact lenses cater for those with presbyopia. Designed to deliver seamless vision at all distances with a high level of hydration to last from morning till night, for up to a whole month.

The monthly contacts mentioned above may be worn as extended wear, however you will need to seek approval from your optician before sleeping in your lenses. Air Optix Night & Day are a highly popular extended wear addition to the range, that have been specifically designed to sleep in. Incredibly comfortable and breathable, you can wear these lenses for up to 30 consecutive days and nights without removal, so long as this has been approved by your optician.

Alcon & Ciba Vision have also added a coloured contact lens to this range, with Air Optix Colors being some of the most popular coloured contacts in Ireland. These coloured contact lenses offer an alluring and stylish update to your eye’s natural colour and are available in nine stunning colours, including green, gemstone green, pure hazel, brown, brilliant blue, blue, honey, sterling grey and grey. They are the first coloured silicone hydrogel contact lenses, making them highly attractive in both design and comfort. Air Optix Colors can be worn for cosmetic purposes (by simply selecting plano or zero prescription at the product page), or as a stylish option for visual correction.

Have a question?

These monthly contact lenses can be maintained with any multi-purpose solution. Enjoy a simple cleaning and storing routine with our comfi All-in-One Solution.

Should you have a question regarding any of our contact lenses or any other products., simply call our dedicated and friendly customer service team on 01 514 3614 or email us at