These are considered to be the cleanest and safest modality of contact lens use. A new clean - fresh lens on the eye each day without the need utilize any care products. No fuss - place the lens on the eye -take it out that night and throw it out.
Daily disposable lenses are excellent for the younger patient, easier for travel and excellent for sport.
In many cases, daily disposable lenses are also more cost efficient based on the fact no care products are required. The average cost is approx. $1.25 per day.
They are also consider an excellent complement to other lens modalities as back up systems or particular for travel and water sports.
Water sources are a major contaminant of contact lens. Contacts lens should never be used in the water - however daily disposables are fine due to the fact the contaminant is discarded with the lens at the end of the day.