ACUVUE 2 - Includes Vision Care

6 lenses per box

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Acuvue Contact Lenses
  • Convenient Can be worn for up 2 weeks if removed, cleaned and stored correctly overnight after each day of use.

  • Easy-to-use Easy to insert, remove and clean thanks to the blue surface tint and inverse marker.

  • UV Protection Helps keep your eyes protected from harmful rays of sunlight.

Acuvue 2 contact lenses are a bi-weekly use lens, that are ideal for first time wearers because they are easy to insert, remove and clean. Manufactured by Johnson & Johnson, these are a comfortable and effective choice.


Recommended For

Acuvue 2 contact lenses are recommended for:

  • Wearers with a prescription for myopia or hypertropia (short or long-sighted).
  • Wearers who prefer a bi-weekly use contact lens.

Please always check with your Optometrist first before purchasing new contact lenses that haven't been prescribed.


Product Information

Categories Contact Lenses, 2 Weekly Contact Lenses
Brand ACUVUE
Material Etafilcon A IV 1 58% water
Handling Tint Yes
UV Protection Class 2 UV-blocking provides >99% UVB rays and >88% UVA
Base Curves (mm) 8.3, 8.7
Diameter (mm) 14.0
Usage Instructions Two-weekly disposable if worn daily. 

Manufacturer:

Acuvue 2 lenses are designed and manufactured by Johnson & Johnson, a world-renowned company having been founded in 1886.

Brand:

Acuvue is a brand owned and operated by Johnson & Johnson.

Type of Lens:

Acuvue 2 lenses are to be worn as daily wear for up to two weeks; each lens should be removed, cleaned and stored correctly each night after each day of use, and then disposed of at the end of two weeks and replaced.

Material:

Acuvue 2 contact lenses are manufactured with Etafilcon A. Etafilcon A is a hydrogel with a water content of 58%, that maintains comfort throughout wear.

Pack Sizes:

Acuvue 2 contact lenses are available in packs of 6. Acuvue 2 lenses can be worn for a maximum of 2 weeks. They need to be removed, cleaned and stored correctly overnight after each day of use. A pack 6 Acuvue 2 contacts will last for around 3 months.

Availability for Astigmatism and Presbyopia:

Acuvue 2 contact lenses are manufactured by Johnson & Johnson for myopia and hypermetropia (short and long-sight); the company also manufactures several other options. For an astigmatic prescription, Johnson & Johnson offers Acuvue Oasys for Astigmatism; for presbyopia, they manufacture Acuvue Oasys for Presbyopia; it is important to remember that Acuvue Oasys are made with a different material than Acuvue 2.


Alternatives

Not sure that Acuvue 2 contacts are the right choice for you? You may want to consider alternative brands.

Before you try a different brand of contact lens, you will need to consult your optician to make sure that any alternative is suitable for you, and also fitted correctly.

Acuvue Oasys

Acuvue Oasys are another bi-weekly contact lens option from Johnson & Johnson. These lenses are manufactured using Hydraclear Plus technology to keep the lenses moist throughout wear, and with silicone hydrogel for optimum breathability and comfort. Acuvue Oasys also include a class 1 UV filter compared to Acuvue 2’s class 2, which makes them a superior option for wearers who spend time outdoors.


FAQs

How Long Can You Wear Acuvue 2?

Acuvue 2 can be worn daily for a maximum of two weeks and should be removed each night to be cleaned and maintained.

Is Acuvue 2 a Monthly Lens?

No, Acuvue 2 are not monthly lenses. They can be worn for up to 2 weeks before being replaced, with them being removed, cleaned and stored correctly overnight after each day of use.

Can You Sleep with Acuvue 2 Contacts in?

No, you cannot sleep in Acuvue 2 contacts. If you require a lens that can be worn overnight and are interested in Acuvue, then you may consider Acuvue Oasys contact lenses as these can be worn for up to 6 consecutive nights, though you will need to confirm with your optician before wearing any lens overnight.

What is the Difference Between Acuvue 2 and Oasys?

The major difference between Acuvue 2 and Acuvue Oasys is the material and breathability; Acuvue Oasys is a silicone hydrogel and is therefore, more breathable than Acuvue 2. Acuvue 2 can be worn for a maximum of two weeks and must be removed and cleaned each night; Oasys, on the other hand, can be worn either for two weeks and removed each night, or for 7 days and 6 nights consecutively before being replaced. If you choose Oasys as extended wear, you should confirm with your optician first.

Roshni Patel

Written by: Roshni Patel BSc (Hons) MCOptom

Optometrist and Professional Services Manager

Roshni Patel BSc (Hons) MCOptom qualified as an Optometrist in 2004. She is a member of the Association of Optometrists and is the Professional Services Manager at Lenstore where she is responsible for supporting and guiding all departments from a clinical standpoint.

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