Contact lenses with particles of real gold were on display at the Vision-X Dubai conference this week. The lenses were developed for the Middle East market by the South Korean manufacturer Inno-Vision.
"We are launching it in Dubai first," said Lena Lee, the marketing manager for the company. "We've had a lot if interest from buyers across the region for these lenses and we hope to have them available here soon."
Available in a variety of designs, they are to cost between Dh264 and Dh367. Vision-X ended yesterday at Dubai World Trade Centre.