Many patients who suffer with contacts that are dry, blurry, poorly suited for allergies, or uncomfortable at the computer are THRILLED with the choices at Stars in Your Eyes. We use computerized mappings to determine the best quality and fit for YOUR eyes. Our doctors have high rates of success with fitting bifocal, astigmatism, and other specialty lenses.
We offer our patients the newest contact lens technology available. Our prescribed lenses are designed with advanced materials and surface technologies that deliver exceptional comfort. They are designed to offer superior fit and breathability which helps provide consistently crisp, clear vision throughout the day.
Stars in Your Eyes has the some of the happiest and healthiest contact lens wearers in Austin! Schedule your appointment today to talk with one of our doctors about which contact lens will give you better vision and comfort than you have ever experienced!
Whether you’re interested in trying contact lenses for the first time or have been wearing them for years, our extensive professional knowledge and selection of lenses will help you find the perfect pair. Here is some information on the different types of lenses that are available.
Soft lenses require almost no physical adaptation. Most people can start wearing them quickly and effortlessly. Soft lenses are disposable, delivering the highest level of safety and convenience.
There are many great reasons for dailies. If you go back and forth between glasses and contacts frequently, don’t like the hassle of storing and cleaning your lenses, want to reduce your risk of infections, or work in an environment that can cause irritation and build-up on your lenses – these may be the best choice for you!
After age 40, your vision may change. You may find yourself holding reading materials at arm’s length or squinting to decipher the text. It’s a condition called presbyopia and a good reason to inquire about custom multifocal lenses today. These will get you back to seeing crisp images from any distance.
Astigmatism is a large word that simply means your eye is not perfectly spherically shaped. This is a normal and common condition. We have the right contact lenses to help reduce aberrations and enhance vision.
Corneal Refractive Therapy (CRT) lenses, or orthokeratology lenses, are hard contact lenses that reshape the cornea overnight. When you remove them in the morning, you do not need glasses or contacts to see clearly all day! The greatest benefit to these lenses is they help delay progression of nearsightedness in children and adults by 40 to 50%!
Multifocal soft contact lenses have been shown to delay progression of nearsightedness by 30-40%!
For more information on treatments that may be able to slow the progression of myopia, visit: http://www.allaboutvision.com/parents/myopia.htm
These large diameter lenses vault over the entire corneal surface and rest on the white of the eye (the sclera). Some conditions that can be treated with scleral lenses include dry eye syndrome, keratoconus and corneal ectasias.
ACUVUE® OASYS™ Brand for ASTIGMATISM combines visual stability and the exceptional comfort of HYDRACLEAR® Plus technology to form a lens like no other. By harnessing the natural pressure of your eyelids, this unique stabilization system helps minimize shifting and lens rotation to help keep your lenses right where they need to be. And with HYDRACLEAR® Plus technology built in, your eyes stay super moist and comfortable, even in challenging environments such as working at a computer for hours or traveling on an airplane.
ACUVUE® OASYS™ for PRESBYOPIA features STEREO PRECISION TECHNOLOGY™, a unique optical design that works with your eye’s natural depth of clear focus. So you can enjoy crisp, clear vision near, far and in-between, across variable lighting conditions. And with patented HYDRACLEAR® Plus technology built in, you’ll feel almost like you’re not wearing lenses at all – even in environments that might dry out other lenses, such as long hours in front of a computer, on an airplane, or in an air conditioned or heated room.
ACUVUE® OASYS™ Brand features HYDRACLEAR® Plus technology that can keep your eyes feeling fresh and moist in environments that might dry out other lenses, such as long hours in front of a computer, on an airplane, or in an air conditioned or heated room or car.
Confidence Is Beautiful In Any Color! From dramatic to subtle, FreshLook® color contact lenses give dark and light eyes a new and naturally beautiful look. Visit freshlookcolorstudio.com and upload your photo to see how you look in FreshLook colors!
New AIR OPTIX™ AQUA breathable contact lenses offer an advanced combination of oxygen and moisture for a healthy, natural feeling. AIR OPTIX™ AQUA is made from a revolutionary material that allows up to 5 times more oxygen through the lens than traditional lenses for healthy-looking, healthy-feeling eyes.
The unique AQUA Moisture System uses a new moisture agent that makes the lenses so comfortable that from the moment you put them in you may hardly notice them. A patented lens material helps maintain moisture so lenses feel comfortable all day long. And an ultra-smooth surface specially designed to resist deposits provides comfort day after day.
Ever wish you could sleep in your lenses and avoid the hassles of handling them every day? Now you can with NIGHT & DAY®. The first silicone hydrogel soft contact lens approved by the FDA that can be worn 24 hours a day for up to 30 days and nights – even while you sleep.
These revolutionary lenses are so breathable, allowing six times more oxygen through the lens than traditional soft lenses. Up to thirty days of continuous, natural vision means complete day-to-day freedom – no daily insertion and removal, no cleaning and no lens care product expense. Plus, you’ll see clearly all the time – even when you get up in the middle of the night.
DAILIES® AquaComfort Plus™ is a daily disposable lens that refreshes every time you blink. Put them on in the morning and throw them away at night! Triple Action Moisture lets you enjoy sustained comfort throughout the day. They’re designed to work with your eye’s natural blinking action_about 14,000 times a day. You only wear them once and throw them away at night, so you don’t have to worry about deposit buildup over time and there’s absolutely no messy lens cleaning and disinfecting required or reusable lens case to keep track of.
New AIR OPTIX™ for ASTIGMATISM contact lenses with its unique Precision Balance 8/4™ Design give you consistent crisp, clear vision and high levels of comfort. AIR OPTIX for ASTIGMATISM lenses are made from a revolutionary material that offers higher levels of oxygen up to 7 times more than the leading traditional toric lenses for whiter, healthy-looking eyes.