Hazel coloured eyes are truly striking. Combining specks of amber, brown and green, this hue is made even more distinctive by how uncommon it is. You can see how well it suits you by trying hazel coloured contact lenses.
What are hazel contact lenses?
Hazel contact lenses are tinted to mirror the appearance of hazel eyes. As a slightly darker tone, hazel contacts work well with light shades and can also bring brightness to darker brown eyes.
What vision problems do hazel contact lenses correct?
You can find hazel contact lenses to treat both short-sightedness and long-sightedness very easily. Some of the most established contact lens manufacturers make hazel coloured lenses, so you can enjoy clear eye sight and lasting comfort from high-quality lenses.
You can also get hazel contact lenses without a prescription added. These lenses can then be used purely for cosmetic reasons, perfect if you don’t need any vision correction.
Why choose hazel contact lenses?
Hazel contacts give you the opportunity to experiment with your look, as even a small change can have a dramatic impact on your style. Lenses from reputable manufacturers such as Alcon/Ciba Vision and CooperVision are perfect for everyday use, combining the technology used in their most popular lenses with an eye-catching hazel tint.
You can also use hazel contact lenses as an accessory for fancy dress. If you’re trying to recreate the look of a character from film or fiction, they’re great for adding an extra little bit of detail that will complete your outfit.
Advice on choosing hazel contact lenses
If you’ve never worn contact lenses before you should get a contact lens fitting. Afterwards you’ll get a prescription which will give you all the measurements you need for coloured contacts.
When choosing hazel contact lenses, bear in mind that they will have different results depending on the colour of your eyes. The lighter your eyes are, the more dramatic the effect will be, for example.
Types of hazel contact lenses
There are two key differences between the different hazel contact lenses available. One is the intensity of the tint, while the other is the wearing pattern.
- Enhancement tinted lenses: These lenses are designed to enhance your eye colour with a subtle tint and are perfect for boosting your natural shade.
- Opaque tinted lenses: Using a solid tint, opaque lenses have a transformative effect on your eye colour that’s ideal if you want to make a big change.
- Daily contact lenses: Designed to be worn each day and disposed of at night, these lenses offer convenience and fresh vision every day.
- Monthly contact lenses: One pair of these lenses will last you an entire month if you clean and store them in solution each night, offering you great value for money.
Our most popular hazel contact lenses
As monthly lenses, you can wear one pair of these enhancement tinted contacts for 30 consecutive days and there are two shades of hazel to choose from.
FreshLook One Day are enhancement tinted lenses that offer the convenience of a dailies with a tint that adds depth and vibrancy to your natural eye colour.
With two shades of hazel to choose from, Air Optix Colors are exceptionally comfortable monthly wear lenses that are excellent for enhancing your natural eye colour.
FreshLook Colors are opaque lenses that offer a more dramatic change in eye colour, which is perfect if you have darker eyes and want a monthly lens for regular use.
These monthly lenses from CooperVision are extra comfortable lenses that retain moisture for healthy and hydrated eyes with a subtle enhancement tint.
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