Contact Lens Basics

Mirror Tinted Contact Lenses: Now What Is That?


Talking about radical innovations, mirror tinted contact lenses are one of the few things that will come to mind instantaneously. They have become a talk of the town as they are the hottest topic of interest with the party animals of America.

The name is speaking for the product itself. The mirror tinted contact lenses reflect the UV rays, thus protecting your eyes from their harmful effect. Moreover they are designed in a way that they can adjust themselves to the intensity of light falling on them. For instance, they will darken when there is too much of light and on the other hand will lighten up when there is absence or sufficient light. These lenses are made to cater to all your needs.

The best part of these lenses are that they are equipped with the color enhancing technique. Now what is that? This means that the lenses are capable of recognizing a particular color and then enhancing its visibility to the user. For instance, while playing tennis, your mirror tinted contact lenses will give you an edge of the enhancement of the green color of the tennis ball. Thus letting you see the ball coming to you more clearly and with sharp dimensions. Similarly for the basketball players, the white ball with streaks will become easy to spot, within few seconds, with the use of these specialized lenses.

Apart from this, the mirror tinted contact lenses have also gained popularity because of their cosmetic use. More and more youngsters are finding use with these lenses, as they are serving dual purpose for them.

The material used in making these lenses are non-corrective in nature and are therefore called plano lenses. They fall into the category of disposable lenses.

But just like the caution with the use of ordinary lenses goes, you should use them under the supervision of an expert eye specialist. Before buying a pair, you should test your eyes' acceptability to them. Clean them regularly and do not wear them for extended period. Remember, your eyes are precious and you need to take care of them.