How to Get the Best Wear from Your Contact Lenses

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People who are conscious about their looks generally don’t prefer to wear eyeglasses, they feel that it undermines their natural facial features and overall aesthetics. Contact lenses are considered as a better alternative to premium spectacles or in other words, we can say it is one of the best ways that help you to completely get rid of the eyeglasses. They provide you with comfort and a natural feel while wearing, thanks to the advance technologies available now! Without extending further, let’s know how to wear and take care of your eye lenses in a better way.

How to wear contact lenses

Follow this simple procedure while wearing contact lenses:

  1. Clean your hands thoroughly using antibacterial soap and water, then dry them with a lint-free cloth before putting in contact lenses. Make sure no oil or grim get into your contact lens.
  2. Open the case and take out one lens, either the right or the left one.
  3. Place the lens right side out on your index finger.
  4. Pull the upper eyelid using the index finger of one hand and pull down the lower eyelid using the middle finger of the same hand that is carrying the lens.
  5. Gently place the lens on the cornea and slowly release the lower eyelid. Adjust the lens by blinking your eye.
  6. If you are finished with the procedure, repeat the same procedure with the other eye.

How to remove contact lenses

Follow this simple procedure while removing contact lenses:

  • Before removing lenses, wash your hands thoroughly with antibacterial soap and water.
  • Open either the left or the right eyelid using the index finger and thumb.
  • Carefully pull the lens down using the thumb and index finger of the other hand. The contact lens will stick on your index finger.
  • Clean the lens using the rub and rinse method. Do not rinse with water, use a cleaning solution.
  • Store them in the case contain the solution.
  • If you are finished with the procedure, repeat the same procedure with the other eye.

It is essential to take care of your monthly disposable eye lenses with proper hygiene to avoid eye infection.