Allergies and Contact Lenses

Posted by CooperVision on Thursday, April 14, 2011
Springtime is officially here! Spring means warmer weather, longer days, and the on-set of seasonal allergens like pollen. Millions of Americans suffer from seasonal allergies and many experience allergy symptoms in their eyes, including itching, tearing and redness. For contact lens wearers, this time of year can be extremely frustrating. 

1 Day lenses are a great solution to help reduce allergy symptoms for contact lens wearers. Since a fresh lens is used every morning and disposed of each night, the accumulation of allergens on the lens surface is reduced. This ensures a comfortable wearing experience all day, every day. Even better, Proclear 1 Day lenses are the only daily disposable contacts with a FDA clearance for the claim: "may provide improved comfort for contact lens wearers who experience mild discomfort or symptoms relating to dryness during lens wear." Even in allergy season, enjoy all-day comfort with Proclear 1 Day. For more information on our 1 Day lenses, click here.

What steps do you take to avoid suffering from allergy symptoms? Share your success stories with us and we may feature you in an upcoming blog post! For more information about seasonal allergies, including tips to avoid exposure to allergy triggers, please click here.

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