Getting Started With Contact Lenses
Contact lenses are a popular alternative to glasses for many people. They provide clear vision and are comfortable to wear. However, for those who are new to contact lenses, it can be overwhelming to figure out how to use and care for them. In this post, we will explain the basics of contact lens usage in simple terms that anyone can understand.
The optometrist will examine your eyes and provide the most suitable prescription for contact lenses.
Choose The Right
There are two main types of contact lenses - soft and rigid gas permeable (RGP). Our optometrist will help you choose the right type of contact lenses based on your eye condition, lifestyle, and personal preferences.
Wearing Your Contact
Our optometrist will teach you how to insert and remove your contact lenses. It may take some time to get used to, but with practice, it will become easier.
Contact lenses can provide clear vision and comfort, but they require proper care and handling. Follow these tips and advice to enjoy the benefits of contact lenses safely.
Wash your hands thoroughly before handling your contact lenses.
Use a solution recommended by our optometrist to clean and disinfect your lenses.
Insert your contact lenses before applying makeup and remove them before removing makeup.
Avoid sleeping in your contact lenses, as it increases the risk of eye infections.
Attend regular check-ups with our optometrist.