The fornightly colored contact lenses Acuvue 2 Colors are discontinued at Visiondirect.co.uk and will no longer be produced after December 31, 2013. In this post, we inform what parameters the lens was available in as well as giving recommendations for possible replacements.
What is Acuvue 2 Colors?
The lens Acuvue 2 Colors was available in a 6-pack with colors that would either completely change the eye color of lighter or darker eyes, or intensify lighter eyes. Available colors were: Opaques (BC 8.3 and DIA 14.0): Sapphire Blue, Jade Green, Warm Honey, Deep Blue, Chestnut Brown, Hazel Green, Pearl Grey. Enhancers (BC 8.3/8.7 and DIA 14.0): Ocean Blue, Aquamarine, Emerald Green
Replacement lenses for Acuvue 2 Colors
Other colored lenses made of the same material Etafilcon A are the monthly replacements Flora, that comes in Blue, Green, Grey or Hazel. The color result however, will likely be different if you compare product images of Flora to the Acuvue 2 Colors.
On the other hand, if you are willing to try another material (comfort level may be different) you can see other colored lenses with the same description for Sapphire blue, Jade Green, Pearl Grey, Aquamarine and Emerald Green.
As always, consult with your optician for a personal recommendation.