In 2011, Novartis took over Alcon and merged it with their own brand, Ciba Vision. They decided to continue under a single name, and that is Alcon. For more information about Alcon please refer to their website: www.alcon.com
Alcon's product range of contact lenses can be divided in three categories: monthly lenses, daily lenses, and colour lenses. Below you can find a brief summary of the soft contact lenses currently in Alcon's assortment.
From Alcon's monthly series of Air Optix lenses we know:
Air Optix Aqua - spherical monthly lenses with powers ranging from +6.00 to -6.00 in increments of 0.25, and from +6.00 to -10.00 in increments of 0.50. One of the first "silicone hydrogel" lenses in the market.
Air Optix for Astigmatism - monthly lenses with a cylinder, also called toric lenses.
Air Optix Aqua Multifocal - monthly lenses for near and far, for a clear and sharp vision.
Air Optix NIGHT&DAY Aqua -monthly lenses, but for truly a month long of continuous wear. The name says it all: "night and day". The newest addition to the Air Optix series.
Air Optix Colors - monthly silicone hydrogel color lenses in nine amazing colors.
From Alcon's daily lenses array, DAILIES, we know:
Focus DAILIES All Day Comfort -spherical daily lenses with powers from +6.00 to -6.00 in increments of 0.25, and from -6.00 to -10.00 in increments of 0.50.
Focus DAILIES All Day Comfort Toric -daily lenses with cylinder for astigmatism.
Focus DAILIES All Day Comfort Progressive - daily lenses for near and far, for a clear and sharp vision.
DAILIES AquaComfort Plus - spherical daily lenses with powers from +6.00 to -6.00 in increments of 0.25, and from -6.00 to -10.00 in increments of 0.50.
DAILIES AquaComfort Plus Multifocal - daily lenses for near and far, for a sharp and clear vision.
DAILIES AquaComfort Plus Toric - daily lenses with cylinder, also known as toric contact lenses.
DAILIES TOTAL1 - silicone hydrogel contact lenses of high quality and comfort.
From Alcon's colour lenses series, FreshLook, we know:
FreshLook Colors - monthly lenses in six shades to get a different eye colour.
FreshLook ColorBlends - monthly lenses in twelve different shades to accentuate your own eye colour.
FreshLook Dimension - monthly lenses in three shades, specifically to give lighter colored eyes a different appearance.
FreshLook ONE-DAYn - daily disposable lenses in a unique 10-pack and in four beautiful colours.
FreshLook Illuminate - special daily lenses for darker eyes, to better accentuate the iris and make it sparkle.