This lens was discontinued in 2017. You might want to consider ACUVUE OASYS with HYDRACLEAR Plus.

ACUVUE® ADVANCE is one of Johnson and Johnson's flagship products. These soft contact lenses come with HYDRACLEAR technology. This technology ensures a long lasting moisture rich, soft and silky feel. In addition they have the same reduced edge-height design as ACUVUE® 2.

Features and Benefits of ACUVUE® ADVANCE Contact Lenses

  • ACUVUE® ADVANCE contacts are easy-to-use and comfortable enough to wear for up to 7 consecutive days.

  • An inside-out mark helps you to insert the lenses correctly every time.

  • They are slightly tinted, so the lens is easier to recognize and handle plus a high level of UVA and UVB Blocking helps to protect portions of your eyes.

  • The lens features Accelerated Stabilization Design - ensuring a smooth interaction of your eye lids with the lens.
  • The HYDRACLEAR technology brings together a remarkable moisture rich wetting agent with high performance base materials to form clear, wettable lenses resulting in a unique, silky, soft feel

  • ACUVUE® ADVANCE lenses stay moist all day and the soft and flexible material provides comfort throughout the day

Who should wear ACUVUE® ADVANCE?

  • These lenses should be considered if you experience discomfort with your current contact lenses.

What else should you know about ACUVUE® ADVANCE?

Prescription Parameters

  • The standard diameter is 14mm.

  • Base curve is 8.3mm or 8.7mm.

  • Available powers range from -0.50D to -6.00D in 0.25 increments and from -6.50D to -12.00D in 0.50 increments or from +0.50D to +6.00D in 0.25 increments and from +6.50D to +8.00D in 0.50 increments.


Lens Type

  • ACUVUE® ADVANCE are disposable soft contact lenses.

  • The replacement schedule is 2 weeks (based on daily wear).

Material and other Technical Parameters

  • ACUVUE® ADVANCE Contacts are made of 53% Galyfilcon A and 47% water.

  • The non-edge corrected Dk/t value is 100.

  • The modulus is 0.4 MPA.

Package Details

  • 1 box contains 6 visibly tinted UVA and UVB blocking lenses immersed in a buffered saline solution.


  • Johnson and Johnson Vision Care, Inc.

Release Date

  • ACUVUE® ADVANCE with HYDRACLEAR was introduced in 2003 and discontinued in 2017.

Replacement Options

  • There are many replacement options available. Please discuss with your eye care professional other ACUVUE lenses such as ACUVUE OASYS®, or ACUVUE VITA.