The Do's and Don’ts in Wearing Contact Lenses

djmarion By djmarion, 27th Jul 2010 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL http://nut.bz/1g66lgcu/
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Contact lens is an important medical device that has to be correctly and properly prescribed and fitted and carefully maintained to help a person see clearly abd correct eye imperfections such as impaired vision, near sightedness, astigmatism and many other.

Wearing and taking care of yuor contact lenses may seem complicated at first, however these simple steps can help you maximize the life of contact lenses especially by wearing them safely and comfortably.

The Do's

1. Cleans and disinfect with a solution specifically made for contact lenses.
2. Wash your hands with a mild soap and dry it before handling contact lenses.
3. Apply hair spray before inserting lenses and apply makeup afterward, remove makeup after removing lenses.
4. Remove lenses if eyes become red and irritated. Consult a doctor if problem persist.
5. Replace contact lenses as recommended.
6. Have spare lenses and solution when traveling.
7. Attend regular eye check-up as scheduled.

The Don’ts

1. Use distilled water, tap water, or saliva to clean the lens.
2. Swim or take a bath with lenses on.
3. Forget to discard lenses when needed and replace with fresh solution each time it is being clean.
4. Wear contact lens overnight.
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Contact Lenses, Eye Care, Eye Health, Eyes

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author avatar Bimpe Jimoh
23rd Oct 2012 (#)

This s̶̲̥̅̊ a very useful n vital information given here, never knew how well i can care for γ̲̣̣̥ contact lense until i came across this site. Nice Job.

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author avatar Bimpe Jimoh
23rd Oct 2012 (#)

This s̶̲̥̅̊ a very useful n vital information given here, never knew how well i can care for γ̲̣̣̥ contact lense until i came across this site. Nice Job.

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author avatar Bimpe Jimoh
23rd Oct 2012 (#)

This s̶̲̥̅̊ a very useful n vital information given here, never knew how well i can care for γ̲̣̣̥ contact lense until i came across this site. Nice Job.

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