Which two companies made soft contact lenses in 1971?

Answer According to eyeTopics, Bausch & Lomb was the first company to produce and sell soft contact lenses for commercial consumption in 1971. They would not have any significant competition for this mar... Read More »

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Who made the first soft contact lenses?

The first soft contact lenses were made by Otto Wichterle, a Czech scientist and inventor. In 1961, Wichterle used a homemade device created out of an old phonograph and an erector set to develop a... Read More »

Are my contact lenses hard or soft?

You bought soft lenses of course.You can't buy hard lenses online. Hard lenses...which are actually RGP lenses , (Rigid Gas Permeable) are very small and don't bend in half when wet...they don't ev... Read More »

How to Easily Put in Soft Contact Lenses?

Inserting and removing your contact lenses takes a little practice and expertise--it's definitely a trial-and-error learning process. Most types of contact lenses use the same method of insertion b... Read More »

Is there latex in soft contact lenses?

Soft contact lenses are made of plastic materials. The water they contain makes them soft and flexible and allow oxygen to get to the cornea. There is no latex in soft contact lenses.Source:Univers... Read More »