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PAVING THE WAY SINCE 1959

Since Bernard Maitenaz inventedthe first Varilux® progressive lens, Varilux® has pushed the boundaries of technology and innovation, in the result - more than 70 international patents.

With more than 500 researchers worldwide Varilux® is the global leader in research and development in progressive lenses.

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EXPERTS IN HUMAN VISION

They may look similar but not all spectacles lenses are the same. At Essilor we only create visual solutions that are relevant to you, when we develop Varilux lenses they are, tested and validated by wearers. Essilor® has developed new and innovative ways of studying wearer physiology that enables the Varilux® researchers to detect new needs and to test innovations. Over the past 40 years, to develop Varilux innovations, Essilor® has worked in partnership across the world with 38 different academic institutions dedicated to visual health

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A HIGH LEVEL OF WEARER SATISFACTION

96% of wearers are satisfied with the quality of vision from their Varilux lenses. Varilux offers unmatched lens designs combining technology and customisation.

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A HIGH LEVEL OF PERSONALISATION

Every wearer is unique. Personalisation of Varilux® lenses enhances the wearer’s lenses to deliver the best possible vision and postural comfort. With almost 13 billion combinations possible, there is a Varilux® lens for each and every progressive lens wearer on earth.

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VARILUX® X SERIES

Our most advanced progressive lens

The Varilux X Series range is the latest addition to the Varilux range. It is the most advanced progressive lens allowing the wearer to seamlessly capture every detail within arm’s length with high precision, without compromising distance and near vision.

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*Euromonitor, 2016 data; Retail value RSP amongst spectacle lenses category, brands representing progressive lenses
**Global studies conducted between 2009 and 2017 on 1903 wearers (n = 18 studies).