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For New Wearers, If not 1-Day, Go Halfway to 1-Day

Halfway to 1-DAY Editorial


  • Whenever Melissa Barnett, OD, FAAO, FSLS, FBCLA, sees a contact lens candidate her first recommendation is for a daily replacement contact lens.
  • It’s important to plant the seed that one-day lenses are her preferred option but that two-week replacement lenses are an excellent and comfortable alternative.
  • If new contact lens wearers aren’t going to start out with daily replacement lenses, she’d rather get them halfway to one day with the more frequent replacement of a two-week lens modality vs monthly.

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