TOTAL 30 vs SofLens 38

Comparison Highlights TOTAL30 and SofLens 38

TOTAL30 and SofLens 38 are both popular contact lens options, each with distinct advantages. TOTAL30 features exceptional breathability, allowing a high level of oxygen to reach the eye, promoting eye health and comfort. Its advanced Celligent surface technology resists protein buildup, ensuring clearer and comfortable vision for longer periods. Available in three different base curves, SofLens 38 offers an aspheric lens design providing reliable vision correction with reduced halos and glares. While TOTAL30 prioritizes UV blocking, exceptional breathability and clarity, SofLens 38 stands out for its aspheric super-thin lens design, high fitting range, affordability and reliability.

TOTAL30 vs SofLens 38: Side-by-Side Specs


SofLens 38

Product Image Total30 SofLens 38
Price Comparison

Lowest prices found:

6 Pack: $62.04

12 Pack: $115.59

Lowest price found:

6 Pack: $19.45

Manufacturer Alcon Inc. Bausch & Lomb Inc.
Release Date September 2021 (US)
(originally introduced as Optima FW)
Prescription Parameters
Replacement Schedule Monthly Monthly
Wearing Details info Daily wear Daily wear or extended wear (as determined by your eye care professional)
Sphere Powers -12.00D to -8.00D in 0.50 steps
-8.00D to +6.00D in 0.25 steps
-6.00D to +8.00D in 0.5 steps
-9.00D to -6.50D
(in 0.5 steps)
-9.00D to +4.00D
(in 0.25 steps)
Base Curves info 8.4 mm 8.4 mm
8.7 mm
9.0 mm
Diameters 14.2 mm 14.0 mm
Technical Parameters
FDA Group info V-B I
Lens Material Silicone hydrogel
(Lehfilcon A)
Nonionic hydrogel
Lens Design Spherical Aspherical
Wetting Agents info Yes
PC (phosphoryl choline)
- PO
% of Material 45% 61%
Water Content 55% 39%
Center Thickness info 0.08 mm 0.035 mm
Oxygen Transmissibility info 154 Dk/t 24 Dk/t
Modulus info 0.6 MPa Unknown
Refractive Index info 1.4 1.43
Other Features
Special Features info
  • Biomimetic CELLIGENT Technology supports resist bacteria and lipid deposits.
  • Water gradient technology with high water content (>90%) at the outermost surface.
  • Time-tested lens material
  • Deposit resistant
UV Blocking info Class 1
>90% UVA
>99% UVB

HEVL filtration
Dynamic Light Absorption info No No
Visibility Tint Yes
Light blue-green (Reactive Blue 247) to make it easier to see while handling.
Inside-out Mark No Yes
Packaging, Pricing and Offers
Packaging Details 6 lenses per box
in sealed blister packs containing isotonic phosphate buffered saline solution (PBS) with polymeric wetting agents.
6 lenses per box.
Each lens is shipped sterile in a blister package containing a borate buffered saline solution and marked with the manufacturing lot number, the base curve, sphere, diameter, and the expiration date.
Price Range info $62 - $75 (6 lenses)
$116 - $146 (12 lenses)
$19 - $40 (6 lenses)
Cost per Day info $0.34 - $0.42 (6 lenses)
$0.32 - $0.41 (12 lenses)
$0.11 - $0.22 (6 lenses)
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