What are Orma lenses?

What are Orma lenses?

Orma is a lightweight, tough plastic lens with 1.5 index that is much safer than glass. It weighs far less than the equivalent glass lens and it very easy to tint. Hard coatings are recommended to increase scratch resistance and anti-reflection coatings can be applied.

What are the different types of Varilux progressive lenses?

There are several Varilux lenses offered in the portfolio including:

  • Varilux® X Series™ Lenses. Historically progressive lenses have only allowed wearers to see at any one distance throughout each specific point in the lens.
  • Varilux® Physio® W3+ Progressive Lenses.
  • Varilux Comfort® W2+ Progressive Lenses.

What is the difference between Varilux lenses and progressive lenses?

Varilux S Series provides all of the benefits of other Varilux lens designs while virtually eliminating the “off-balance” feeling sometimes experienced by progressive lens wearers. Varilux S Series lenses also eliminate distortion and provide greater edge-to-edge clarity than any other progressive lens.

What are Varilux Comfort 2 lenses?

New Varilux Comfort W2+ lenses are crafted with W.A.V.E Technology 2 offering your patients sharper vision even in low light. W.A.V.E Technology 2 identifies and reduces wavefront aberrations in the lens. It also customizes the lens to the patient’s dynamic pupil size caused by changing light conditions.

What is the newest Varilux lens?

The Varilux® X series™ lens is the result of innovation in lens design with Xtend™ technology which delivers additional benefits for today’s near vision demands. Combined with a new calculator Essilor is able to design each lens with much greater precision taking into account multiple targets for one gaze direction.

Do I need Varilux lenses?

If a person’s distance vision is also blurry, Varilux progressive lenses are a better choice. This is because reading glasses offer single-vision correction (the near viewing distance only). Varilux includes multiple prescriptions in a single lens.

Is Varilux Comfort 2 digital?

New Varilux Comfort Enhanced lenses are the most premium lens design in the Total Comfort Vision platform because they are customized through the DualOpticsTM digital process.

What lenses LensCrafters use?


  • 1-Day Acuvue® Moist 30.
  • 1-Day Acuvue® Moist 90.
  • ACUVUE OASYS® 1-Day with HydraLuxe™ Technology 90.
  • ACUVUE OASYS® with HYDRACLEAR® PLUS Technology 24.
  • Acuvue Oasys 1-Day for Astigmatism 30.
  • 1-DAY ACUVUE® MOIST for Astigmatism 90.
  • ACUVUE OASYS® with HYDRACLEAR® PLUS Technology 12.

Are Varilux lenses good?

– 82% of the wearers said that adapting to the Varilux® X design was “easy” or “very easy”, versus 76% for the Varilux® S® design (Figure 3d). – The wearers readily indicated that they were highly satisfied with the lens, as some of their comments make clear (Figure 3e).