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FDA approves contact lenses that shade the sun

Medical Xpress - Fri 13 Apr 18

(HealthDay)—The lives of contact lens wearers just got a whole lot easier.

Self-tinting contact lenses are on their way

Gizmag - Wed 11 Apr 18

Over the years, we've gotten pretty used to glasses with photochromic lenses, which automatically darken when exposed to bright light. This Wednesday, however, Johnson & Johnson Vision ...

Contact lenses that darken in the sun? FDA says yes - CNET

CNET - Tue 17 Apr 18

The first contacts that change in different lighting conditions have just received FDA approval.

FDA approves self-tinting contact lenses that darken when you step into the sunlight

Daily Mail - Thu 12 Apr 18

Johnson & Johnson has unveiled a new line of contacts that puts the light-dimming filter made famous by 'transition glasses' directly on your eye, to block out UVs automatically.

Transition contact lenses pass FDA approval and will be available next year

Techspot - Thu 12 Apr 18

Passive transition lenses for glasses have been available for decades to help protect eyes from harmful ultraviolet light. However, glasses are not always convenient and can be broken. Johnson ...

FDA Approves Contact Lenses That Shade the Sun

WebMD - Wed 11 Apr 18

A special additive automatically darkens the lenses when exposed to bright light, while they become clear again in normal or dark lighting conditions.