TIME has named Acuvue Oasys with Transitions Light Intelligent Technology as one of the Best Inventions of 2018.

An annual round-up that highlights ground breaking inventions from across the world, the list detailed how the contact lenses provide wearers with vision correction, reduce any blaring lights and adapt from clear to dark depending on the light conditions.

Chrystel Barranger, president of Essilor Photochromics and Transitions Optical, said: ‘We are very proud to see Acuvue Oasys with Transitions Light Intelligent Technology selected by TIME magazine as one of the Best Inventions of 2018. This innovation will revolutionise contact lenses and photochromics by introducing the benefits of light adaptation to more patients. Addressing the unmet needs of contact lens wearers, this innovation contributes to achieving our mission to bring good vision to each person on the planet.’