About MyDay Contacts

When choosing a pair of contact lenses, you want to be sure you are getting the most advanced technology from a company that understands your vision correction needs. CooperVision is one of the optical industry’s leading developers of contact lens technology. Offering a wide range of contact lens solutions for patients with nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism, MyDay lenses by CooperVision are made from flexible, moisture-enhancing technology so that wearers get the highest level of comfort on a schedule that suits their lifestyle.

MyDay Contacts Replacement Schedule

No one wants to go through the hassle of maintaining and cleaning contact lenses. That’s why so many wearers choose MyDay daily disposable contact lenses. These lenses are designed to be worn once and then thrown away. Start your day with a fresh pair of lenses and then toss them out at night. There is no need to clean your contact lenses or save them for the next day. This is what makes this brand one of the most popular contact lens options for people on the go who want exceptional convenience at a price that fits their budget.

The MyDay Contacts Family Lineup

Everyone is unique and this means that you need a contact lens that is customized to your vision.

  • MyDay 90 Pack was developed for people with nearsightedness or farsightedness. Using Smart Silicone design paired with Aquaform Technology, wearers experience a high level of comfort.

    Stenfilcon A creates a higher level of oxygen permeability so the eyes look white and healthy.
  • MyDay Toric 90 pack comfortably corrects astigmatism through the use of Optimized Toric Lens Geometry. This gives the lens a smooth round edge so that wearers with a curved and irregular cornea or lens can enjoy maximum comfort. These lenses also offer Class 2 UV protection, so wearers can experience glare and halo-free vision.
  • MyDay Energys are ideal for those who lead a more digital lifestyle. Utilizing DigitalBoost technology, these lenses are perfect for helping wearers switch between digital devices and offline activities.

Technologies Available by MyDay Contacts

MyDay contact lenses are designed to provide the highest level of moisture and comfort. Innovative engineering and the most advanced vision correction technology means that wearers can enjoy a smooth and flexible vision experience.

Smart Silicone Technology

Designed to deliver exceptional oxygen quality to the eyes, reducing irritation. Instead, wearers enjoy a higher level of hydrophilic material that utilizes both silicone and hydrogel technology for easy insertion and removal.

Aquaform Technology

Enhances moisture by adding water molecules throughout the lens. The result is all-day comfort and moisture, with natural hydration and increased comfort all month long.

UV Protection

Keep your eyes protected from the sun’s harmful UV rays with Class 2 protection. Wearers will experience 75 percent UVA and 95 percent UVB protection, one of the highest ratings in contact lens technology.

MyDay Contacts Are Available for the Following Conditions

MyDay contact lenses are designed for people with nearsightedness and farsightedness. Aberration Neutralizing System means optical imperfections are removed and smooth rounded edges give wearers a comfortable and natural fit.

MyDay Toric contact lenses are for wearers with astigmatism. Optimized Toric Lens Geometry ensures that wearers experience a high level of comfort and stability while wearing the lenses by minimizing eyelid-lens interaction.

MyDay Energys correct both myopia and hyperopia for wearers who utilize digital devices regularly. Providing a smoother transition between online and offline activities, the DigitalBoost technology makes wearing lenses in today’s world easier.

MyDay Contacts FAQ

Are MyDay good contacts?

CooperVision is created to provide their customers with effective and comfortable contact lenses. These lenses have received among the highest ratings in the industry for comfort, moisture, and adaptability. Innovation and industry-leading technology mean that wearers experience vision correction that is designed specifically for their visual needs utilizing Aquaform Technology, Smart Silicone Technology, and Optimized Lens Geometry. When you choose MyDay contact lenses you are getting a truly customized visual experience.

How long can you wear a pair of MyDay contacts?

These contact lenses are designed to be worn daily. This means that a new pair is inserted in the morning and then removed and disposed of at the end of the day. You should not wear your contact lenses any longer than 16 hours per day to ensure the safety and comfort of your eyes.

Can you shower with MyDay contacts?

It is not recommended to wear contact lenses while showering. Water from the shower can enter the lens and may contain harmful bacteria that can lead to irritation or infection. Always remove your contact lenses prior to having a shower.

How many boxes of MyDay contacts is a six-month supply?

If you would like the added convenience of not having to constantly repurchase your contact lenses, then consider ordering a six-month supply. This means ordering 2 boxes of MyDay 90 Pack contact lenses.

How do I read my MyDay contact lens prescription?

After an exam, your eye care provider should go over your prescription with you. Below are the basic items listed that should be listed on your contact lens prescription.

  • Power/Sphere: The strength of your prescription
  • Cylinder: required for people who need more vision correction in one eye. This is most common in people with astigmatism.
  • Axis: The orientation of the cylinder

Who cannot wear MyDay contact lenses?

MyDay contact lenses are designed for people with nearsightedness or farsightedness. Wearers with astigmatism should consider MyDay Toric contact lenses for a more customized and comfortable experience.

Is your glasses prescription the same as MyDay contacts?

No. Glasses and contact lenses require different prescriptions. While contacts rest directly on your eyes, glasses sit about 12 millimeters away from your eyes. Contact lens prescriptions include parameters not found in glasses, like power, base curve, diameter, contact lens brand, material, or type. Glasses prescriptions also contain a cylinder and axis value absent on contact lens prescriptions.

How long can I wear MyDay one-day contacts?

Your MyDay one-day contact lenses should only be worn for up to 16 hours. Once you have finished your day, remove the contact lenses and dispose of them immediately. Replace with a fresh new pair the next day.

What is the difference between MyDay and MyDay Toric lenses?

MyDay lenses provide wearers with nearsightedness or farsightedness with comfortable vision correction. Those wearers with astigmatism should consider MyDay Toric lenses. These lenses offer advanced astigmatism-specific technology including Optimized Toric Lens Geometry, which features smooth rounded edges for advanced comfort.

Are MyDay contacts comfortable to wear?

These contact lenses incorporate the latest comfort technology including Smart Silicone Technology which delivers oxygen through the lens for a more comfortable vision experience. Silicone and hydrogel also result in a softer, more easy to insert lens making it an ideal option for new wearers or people with sensitive eyes.

Can you sleep in MyDay contacts?

It is not recommended to wear daily disposable contact lenses while sleeping. As you sleep, debris and dust can build up around the eye, becoming trapped in between your eye and the contact lens. This can lead to eye irritation, infection, and discomfort. Always remove your contact lenses at the end of the day and insert a fresh pair in the morning.

How do you take care of MyDay contacts?

MyDays lenses require no daily maintenance. If your lenses become dirty through the day, you can use an eyecare professional-recommended lens clearer than reinsert. Dispose of the contact lens at the end of the day and insert a new one the next day. Never re-wear or clean daily disposable contact lenses for reuse more than one day.

Are MyDay contacts suitable for people with astigmatism?

People with astigmatism should use an eyecare professional-recommended contact lens. MyDay Toric is an ideal solution for people with astigmatism. Utilizing Optimized Toric Lens Geometry, these contact lenses are designed to have a smooth rounded edge that reduces eyelid-lens interaction. This makes them a more comfortable option for people with astigmatism, due to the irregular shape of the cornea or lens.

How much do MyDay contacts cost?

MyDay contact lenses are an affordable option for people who want to switch from wearing glasses. A six-month supply of these lenses starts at $84.95, however, if you choose a 12 months supply, you can enjoy an additional $40 off.

How do I put in and take out MyDay contacts?

Your eye care provider should review the proper insertion and removal technique with you when you’re fitted for contact lenses. The traditional steps to follow when inserting your disposable contact lenses are below

  1. Place the lens on the tip of your forefinger and ensure it is properly oriented. Look for the blue tint which will help you line up your lenses correctly.
  2. Place the middle finger of the same hand close to your lower eyelashes and pull down the lower lid.
  3. Use the forefinger or middle finger of the other hand to lift the upper lid.
  4. Place the lens on the eye.
  5. Gently release the lids and blink. The lens will center automatically.
If you experience any discomfort, remove it and try again.

There are two methods to safely remove disposable contact lenses. Washing your hands is the first step prior to either method mentioned below.

Pinch Method

  1. Look up and slide the lens to the lower part of the eye using the forefinger.
  2. Gently pinch the lens between the thumb and forefinger.
  3. Remove the lens.
  4. The lens can then be disposed of in the trash or stored for further use.

Forefinger and Thumb Method

  1. Place your hand or a towel under your eye to catch the lens.
  2. Place your forefinger on the center of the upper lid and your thumb on the center of the lower lid.
  3. Press in and force a blink. The lens should fall onto your hand.
  4. The lens can then be disposed of in the trash or stored for further use.
Once you have removed your lenses, follow the manufacturer’s cleaning and care instructions for storage.

Can you swim with MyDay contacts?

It is not recommended to wear any contact lenses while swimming, showering, or in any other body of water. Doing so can lead to significant eye irritation and infection. Water can harbor microorganisms that can lead to severe infection, vision loss, or blindness. If your lenses come in contact with water from swimming pools, lakes, or oceans, discard them immediately and replace them with a new pair. If you require prescription eyewear when doing water activities, contact your eye care provider for alternative solutions.

Can MyDay contacts correct color blindness?

No, these contact lenses cannot correct color blindness. It is a genetic condition that currently has no cure. There are glasses available that can help color-blind people filter colors.

Can you wear MyDay contacts if you have dry eyes?

Yes. These contact lenses are integrated with Aquaform Technology which attracts and binds water molecules through the lens. The result is a dehydration-resistant lens that remains soft and wet all day long. Aquaform technology improves oxygen transmission so the eyes stay clear and white.

Can MyDay contacts be worn during sports activities?

It is not recommended to wear contact lenses while playing contact or water sports. Scratched or cracked lenses can damage the surface of the eye causing severe injury and even blindness. Consult with your eye care professional about alternative prescription sports eyewear.

Do MyDay contacts come in different colors?

No, this line of contacts from CooperVision is not offered in color options.

Can you wear makeup with MyDay contacts?

You can wear contact lenses while wearing makeup, however, it is important to maintain good hygiene to prevent bacteria from entering the eye. Always wash your hands before applying makeup and use clean application tools. Clean your application tools regularly to prevent bacteria growth. Makeup can potentially damage contact lenses, so always use water-based products. If you are experiencing irritability, stop using makeup and talk to your eye care provider.

How do I know if I am allergic to MyDay contacts?

There is a limited risk of allergy when wearing contact lenses. If you are experiencing irritation, swelling, or redness, contact your eye care provider or physician immediately.

Can you wear MyDay contacts if you have sensitive eyes?

Yes. These contact lenses are ideal for wearers with sensitive eyes. Smart Silicone Technology provides a flexible and comfortable hydrophilic material that makes it easier to insert and remove the lenses. It also improves oxygen levels so the eyes are more comfortable and free to move around. Added UV protection reduces glare and protects the eyes from the sun’s harmful rays.

Can you wear MyDay contacts while pregnant?

Yes. Unless advised by your healthcare provider, you can wear contact lenses while pregnant. If you begin to feel any irritation or swelling in the eyes, remove the contact lenses and talk to your eye care provider about alternatives.

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