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Acuvue Moist vs Clariti 1 Day
Medically reviewed by Sharon Copeland on 23 June 2021
1 Day Acuvue Moist for Astigmatism and Clariti 1 Day Toric are both daily contact lenses. As a silicone hydrogel lens, Clariti 1 Day Toric has a higher oxygen permeability than Acuvue Moist. However, 1 Day Acuvue Moist for Astigmatism has a higher water content coupled with LACREON Technology for long lasting comfort. Both these lenses are an excellent choice for correcting astigmatism.
Our specs table below shows a detailed comparison between 1 Day Acuvue Moist for Astigmatism and Clariti 1 Day Toric:
|1 Day Acuvue Moist for Astigmatism||Clariti 1 Day Toric|
|Manufacturer||Johnson & Johnson||CooperVision|
|Replacement Schedule||Daily Disposable||Daily Disposable|
|Wearing Details||Daily wear||Daily wear|
|Sphere/ Powers||+4.00 to -9.00||+4.00 to -9.00|
|Base Curves (B.C)||8.5mm||8.6mm|
|Lens Material||Ionic hydrogel
|Silicone hydrogel |
|% of Water||58%||57%|
|Oxygen Permeability||24 Dk/t||57 Dk/t|
|Benefits & Features|
|UV Blocking||Class 2
|Class 2 |
|Packaging and Pricing|
|Packaging Details||30 lenses per box||30 lenses per box|
|Price per box||£20.85||£23.89|
How does 1 Day Acuvue Moist for Astigmatism compare to Clariti 1 Day Toric?
1 Day Acuvue Moist for Astigmatism and Clariti 1 Day Toric both provide excellent visual correction uninterrupted by astigmatic errors.
Both these contact lenses are stable on the eye; however, 1 Day Acuvue Moist for Astigmatism features a blink-stabilising design with four zones to ensure that the lens stays perfectly stable on your cornea even during movement. This makes them perfect for those with enjoy playing sports. LACREON technology featured in 1 Day Acuvue Moist for Astigmatism keeps the lenses moisturised and hydrated throughout wear by aiding water retention.
Clariti 1 Day, on the other hand provides even more comfort than 1-Day Acuvue Moist due to it’s silicone hydrogel material and WetLoc technology which attracts moisture to keep the lenses wettable and hydrated. These contact lenses are an excellent choice for those who spend lots of time in front of a computer or in air-conditioned environments.
Both lenses include UV protection and are daily disposables, making them great for busy lifestyles.
Which is better Acuvue Moist or Clariti 1 Day?
If you’re new to wearing contact lenses, you might find 1 Day Acuvue Moist for Astigmatism better suited to you as the lens features a visibility tint and a 1-2-3 indicator to help with inserting and removing the lenses. 1 Day Acuvue Moist for Astigmatism are also slightly cheaper than Clariti 1 Day Toric.
However, Clariti 1 Day is a silicone hydrogel lens which means that it can be worn for longer (up to 16 hours). It is better suited to those prone to dry eyes as it allows more oxygen to reach the eye.
Not sure which lenses to go for? Take a look at what our customers have to say below:
1 Day Acuvue Moist for Astigmatism reviews
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