When were colored contact lenses invented?

Answer Colored contact lenses originated in 1981 by a company known as Ciba Vision. Inspired by the development of soft lenses in the late 1970s, Ciba Vision developed the first visibly tinted soft lenses... Read More »

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When were the first contact lenses invented?

Although Leonardo da Vinci first thought of the idea of corrective lenses worn directly on the eye in 1508, contact lenses were not actually produced then. Glassblower F.A. Muller produced the firs... Read More »

When were contact lenses developed?

In 1887, a man named F.A. Muller created the first known contact lens, made of glass. In 1936 an optometrist developed contact lenses made with plastic. By 1948 contact lenses were manufactured com... Read More »

How can I get colored contact lenses?

Virtually any eyeglass store can do it. They will first need to measure your eye retina (feels like a small gust of wind in your eye), once you have that, you can go and grab your colored lens fro... Read More »

Colored Contact lenses?

I find that Grey Color Blends looks the best. The most natural.