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Play as Hard as You Want to

Paragon Vision January 28, 2020 Nearsighted, CRT Lenses, Contact Lenses, Orthokeratology, FDA Approved, Myopia, Ortho-K, lifestyle, quality of life, CRT, sports, vision, nearsightedness, eyes, paragon vision sciences, freedom


Are you someone who lives an active lifestyle? What does that look like? Is it getting up at 4AM for that morning jog, hitting the waves every weekend, or maybe visiting the skatepark in your free time? Whether you are swimming, climbing, skating, or hiking - daily contacts and glasses can get in the way of your sport and play.    

That’s why professional skateboarder, Trey Wood ditched his daytime contacts for overnight Paragon CRT® Contact Lenses. From Queen Creek, Arizona, Trey Wood was a prodigy who Trey 1 by brycestarted skateboarding at age 3 and started competing at age 6! At age 11 Trey competed in his first X Games, becoming the third youngest athlete ever. From being featured on Fox Sports, ESPN, ABC, and Dew Tour – his name is getting around. Trey has competed in 10 X Games and has brought home the gold from X Games Shanghai in 2019.1

“I want to experience what it’s like to see without daytime contact lenses. If you lose a lens during a contest and you don’t have a backup, then it’s over.” – Trey Wood

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Paragon CRT®: Gain FREEDOM 

Now, with Paragon CRT® Trey skates with freedom from glasses and daytime contacts. Unlike conventional, daytime contacts Paragon CRT® Lenses are worn at night, while you sleep! They gently reshape the curvature of the cornea so that light can focus correctly on the retina. In the morning remove the contacts for clear vision that lasts all day without the need to wear glasses or daytime contacts! Have clear, unhindered vision so you can live life to the fullest!

Paragon CRT® Contacts are perfect for nearsighted children, athletes of all ages, and those who live an active lifestyle. Imagine the FREEDOM your energetic and playful child will have without having to worry about breaking glasses or losing a contact lens. For athletes, the ability to go without sports goggles, glasses, and daytime contacts can give them a competitive advantage.

“I feel like a different person now being able to see the world in a whole new way, it’s crazy.” – Trey Wood

Paragon CRT® is FDA approved and has a satisfaction rating of 97%!2,3 Trusted by patients in over 50 countries, these overnight contacts have the science and safety to back them up.4 Paragon CRT® might be right for you or a loved one if you want to:

  • -Live a lifestyle free of glasses and contacts during the day.
  • -Find soft contacts to be too irritating.
  • -Are too young or not eligible for LASIK.

Break Barriers and Play as Hard as You Want To

Ready to leave behind the glasses and daytime contacts? Get back to enjoying life or get ready for the next competition by making an appointment with a certified Paragon CRT® eye doctor. Only certified practitioners can prescribe Paragon CRT®. Use our doctor locator tool to find one near you!

Nearsightedness doesn’t have to get in the way of the game, ruin a night out, restrict your lifestyle. It’s your life… see it without limits! 



[1] Trey Wood. “One to Watch” bio provided by Carl Harris, Director Client Management, Action Sports IMG

[2] FDA Approval Letter

[3] Paragon Vision Sciences, Consumer Survey, Data on File, July 2019

[4] Paragon Vision Sciences, Data on file, 2017