Contact Lens Care

Taking Care of Your Contact Lens

Millions of people in the world  today are shifting from glasses to contact lenses. The prime reason for this is that it becomes very easy to wear the contact lenses. Many people find contact lens much more comfortable and convenient compared to glasses. Contact lenses are available in various colors and varieties. Chances are you will find a pair suitable for you.

Many people love contact lenses especially the colored contacts. Many people can not express the relief they get by the use of contact lenses. They are also very much comfortable with colored contact lenses. Many people do not take care of the contact lenses in the way that they should. They need to be educated about taking care of their lenses.  Without this knowledge the user will find it extremely hard to take due care of their contacts.

It is a well known fact that contact lens requires extreme care. In case there is no care, the contact lens can be  dropped, lost or spoilt. The fact of the matter is that contact lenses are very small in size. In order to take proper care of the contact lens, it becomes very important to take certain precautions. A sincere advice to all users is to wash their hands properly before handling contact lenses.
 
There is a definite  process of caring for a contact lens. This is applicable to both monochrome and colored contact lens. The first step is to  remove the contact lens from the eyes in a very careful manner. The process should be done slowly and gradually. Do not take them off in a hurry. First remove the right contact lens and then the left one. Place the contact lens on  the center of the palm. When you put the contact lens at the center of the palm, you will definitely reduce the chances of its falling, folding or breaking.

When you remove your pair of monochrome or colored contact lens, place them in the solution. Use the index finger of the opposite hand. After this, rub the solution into the contact lens for a period of about 30 seconds. For complete cleaning, rinse the lens in a multipurpose solution thoroughly.