Blu:ssentials is a silicone hydrogel lens, combining a Class 1 UV Filter with selective Blue Light Blocking to protect the eye from upwards of 99% of UVB, 93% of UVA, and 14% of harmful blue-violet light. Its select range of parameters offers patients with standard spherical prescriptions protection from UV and blue light originating from the sun, ambient LED lighting at home and in public spaces, and mobile devices.
Monthly soft contact lens
3 & 6-pack
Regular exposure to the sun, LED lighting and screens for work and leisure activities.
Prescriptions for standard myopia and hyperopia
|Type||Silicone Hydrogel (75% H₂O)|
|Blue Light Filter||Yes - Selective Blue Light Blocking blocks at least 14% of harmful blue-violet light|
|Class 1 UV filter||Yes - Class 1 UV Filter blocks at least 93% of UVA and 99% of UVB|
|Handling tint||Yes (green)|
|Base Curves (mm)||8.3 | 8.6 | 8.9 (0.3)|
|Øs (mm)||14.00 | 14.50 | 15.00 (0.5)|
|Spheres (D)||-8.00 to +6.00 (0.25)|
Learning about light
The energy and intensity that the sun gives off is very strong or “high in energy”, evidenced by the fading that carpets and curtains experience when in constant sunshine.
Blu:gen is a silicone hydrogel lens, combining a Class 1 UV Filter with selective Blue Light Blocking to protect the eye from upwards of 99% of UVB, 93% of UVA, and 14% of harmful blue-violet light.