Phones, tablets and laptops; morning, noon and night. We’re always on, all the time.
Adults spend on average 11 hours a day1 on digital devices.
67% reporting 2 or more devices used simultaneously2.
59% of people report experiencing symptoms of eye strain3.
Lens Design to Help Reduce Eye Tiredness
An innovative single vision aspheric lens design that delivers a +0.3D digital boost, which helps reduce eye tiredness associated with digital eye strain.
DigitalBoost™ wearers were significantly more likely than sphere wearers to say4:
Their eyes felt less tired during or after working with a computer*.
They didn't have to strain to see well after some time working with a computer**.
Their eyes hurt less when working with a computer.
They didn't have to blink a lot while using the computer at work†.
They didn't have heavy eyes at the end of a working day‡.
Where you can find this technology:
Tell your eye care professional you’d like to try Biofinity Energys® or MyDay Energys® contact lenses with DigitalBoost™ lens design.
*After 2 weeks of daily wear Biofinity 4,5 ± 1,4 and Biofinity Energys® 3,1 ± 1,5; p<0.05.
**After 2 weeks of daily wear Biofinity 2,8 ± 0,8 and Biofinity Energys® 1,9 ± 1,0; p<0.05.
†After 2 weeks Biofinity 2,9 ± 0,6 and Biofinity Energys® 2,2 ± 0,6; p<0.05.
‡After 2 weeks of daily wear Biofinity 3,0 ± 0,5 and Biofinity Energys® 2,0 ± 0,8; p<0.05.
1. The Nielsen Company, The Nielsen Total Audience Report, Time Flies: U.S. Adults Now Spend Nearly Half a Day Interacting with Media (nielsen.com).
2. Eyesafe/United Healthcare Screentime July,2020
3. Vision Council 2019.The Vision Council shines light on protecting sight and health in a multiscreen era. https://thevisioncouncil.org/blog/vision-council-shines-light-protecting-sight-and-health-multi-screen-era. Accessed 19 July 2022.
4. Montani G, Treso F, Martena M. et al. Effects of different contact lens design on accommodative function and eyestrain symptoms of young adult subjects after VDT use. Presented at: 2021 BCLA Virtual Clinical Conference and Exhibition; June 13-14, 2021