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09/18/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/18/2019 10:29

VSP Optics Unveils Unity® BioSync™ Contact Lenses With HydraMist™

September 18, 2019

RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif., September 18, 2019 - VSP Optics announced today the launch of Unity BioSync Contact Lenses. The premium daily disposable spherical contact lens provides ideal comfort and optical performance through a proprietary combination of silicone hydrogel material and proprietary polymer coating, exclusive to Unity BioSync.

Unity BioSync is made with HydraMist, which features unique moisture retaining polymers for an increased level of hydration throughout the day. HydraMist aims to improve the biocompatibility of the contact lens material and the surface of the eye to improve the overall experience for contact lens wearers.

'The Unity brand has a long-standing dedication to providing eye care professionals with ophthalmic solutions rooted in innovation that are easy to fit, provide exceptional visual acuity and are comfortable for patients to wear,' said Dave Delle Donne, Senior Vice President of Commercial Markets for VSP Optics. 'We're excited to expand the Unity portfolio to include a premium contact lenses offering, addressing the needs of patient lifestyles and visual correction.'

Unity BioSync has a base curve of 8.8mm and a diameter of 14.1mm. The power ranges include +8.00D to -10.00D. It offers a Dk/t value of 150, allowing more oxygen to get to the eyes, which is critical in preserving eye health.

Unity BioSync will initially be available for patients through practices participating in the VSP Global Premier Program.

'This launch represents the latest example of our commitment to keep VSP members connected to their VSP network doctors, by offering more choice, value, and opportunity,' added Michael Guyette, President and CEO of VSP Global.

For more information on Unity BioSync, visit www.unitycontactlenses.com.

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About VSP Global

VSP Global is a doctor-governed company that exists to create value for members and opportunities for VSP network doctors. Our industry-leading businesses include VSP® Vision Care, the only national not-for-profit vision benefits company, which provides access to eye care for nearly 90 million members through a network of over 40,000 doctors worldwide; Marchon® Eyewear Inc., one of the world's largest designers, manufacturers and distributors of high-quality eyewear and sunwear; VSP Optics, industry leaders in ophthalmic technology and lab services, providing custom lens solutions for the vision and lifestyle needs of patients; Eyefinity®, the industry leader in practice management and electronic health record software; VSP Retail, which focuses on increasing access to eye care and eyewear through multiple channels, and VSP® Ventures, which offers care-focused, customized choices for doctors looking to transition their practice.