Contact lenses are directly place over the eye surface. Contact lenses are easy to carry and also improve vision. Contact lenses type are hard contact lenses and soft contact lenses, Hard contact lenses that include PMMA contacts that was developed in 1960s but the hard contact lenses are not much used in today’s market, and the other type is soft contact lenses that are mostly used, soft contact lenses cover many options due to its soft nature and east to use, Soft contact lenses are coming under daily wear lenses with one time used, and colored lenses are also available changing the colour of the eye. Contact lenses are used for myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism and presbyopia correction of the eye. Soft contact lenses maintains eye health properly and easy to adjust then other contact lenses, they are flexible plastic is combined with water to allow the pass of oxygen to cornea.
Soft Contact Lenses Market: Drivers and Restraints
Soft Contact Lenses Market is growing market over the forecast period. The rising of eye disorders in population. For instance, a report published by Centres for Disease Control and Prevention in January 2015, in the U.S more than 30 million people are using contact lenses and 8 percent of them are using soft contact lenses. People with traditional glass are not much aware of the benefits and use of soft contact lenses.
Soft Contact Lenses Market: Overview
Soft Contact Lenses Market: Region-wise Outlook
Geographically, Soft Contact Lenses Market is segmented into North America, Latin America, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, Japan, Middle East and Africa. North America is one of the biggest market for the players as the number of patients are more as compared to other regions. Asia- Pacific and Europe market are also having the present of majority of players in soft contact lenses.
Soft Contact Lenses Market: Key Players
Some of the players for Soft Contact Lenses Market are Valeant, Novartis AG, The Cooper Companies Inc., Johnson & Johnson Services, Inc., X-Cel Specialty Contacts, Bausch & Lomb Incorporated., ZEISS, and Contamac.