Tangible Hydra-PEG

Tangible Hydra-PEG, is a surface coating that is applied when your lenses are manufactured. Once it's applied, it dramatically improves the surface of your lenses by making them more wettable, more resistant to deposits, and overall more comfortable!

  • Increased Surface Wettability

    Tangible Hydra-PEG increases lens surface water retention, improving wettability, increasing lubricity and enhancing comfort!

  • Improved Deposit Resistance

    Tangible Hydra-PEG helps prevent deposits from sticking to your lens surface. No more problems with gunk sticking to your lens surface!

  • Lasts For The Life Of Your Lens

    With proper care, Tangible Hydra-PEG can benefit your lenses for their entire lifetime. It's time to experience a more comfortable lens surface.

How Tangible Hydra-PEG Improves Your Lens Surface

See how comfortable your lenses can be with Tangible Hydra-PEG applied. No more worrying about a non-wetting, dry lens surface!

How to Care for Tangible Hydra-PEG Coated Lenses

These tips will help you care for your coated lenses the right way! Proper care means you experience a comfortable lens surface for their entire lifetime.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I get Tangible Hydra-PEG applied to my lenses?

Ask your eye care practitioner about getting Tangible Hydra-PEG applied to your next pair of lenses! Hydra-PEG is applied to lenses when they are manufactured, so you will need to ask your practitioner to have it added to your next pair.

What solutions are compatible with Tangible Hydra-PEG?

The following contact lens care solutions will not damage the Tangible Hydra-PEG coating: Tangible Clean, Boston Simplus, Unique PH, Clear CareClear, and Care with Hydra-Glyde. Any care solutions not listed above should be considered incompatible with the Tangible Hydra-PEG coating and will run the risk of damaging or destroying the coating.

How long should the Tangible Hydra-PEG coating last on the lenses?

While the coating is permanently bonded to lenses and designed to last for their lifetime, various factors may impact the durability of its benefits including: A patient’s tear composition (i.e. heavy depositors), use of incompatible cleansers or rewetting drops, vigorous rubbing of lenses during cleaning, use of tap water, storing lenses dry or without compatible solution. The use of compatible solutions like Tangible Clean will ensure that you are not using an incompatible cleaner. Monthly use of Tangible Boost will also restore the Tangible Hydra-PEG coating, protecting your coated lenses from normal wear.

How do you store lenses with Hydra-PEG for longer than a few days?

Hydra-PEG coated lenses must be stored wet using one of the compatible multi-purpose solutions. It is important to remember to change the storage solution every 30 days and to be mindful of the expiration date of the solution. Each time you change the solution, clean the case as well. This is for ANY of the solutions you choose from the approved list.

The Tangible Care System