ADVICE ON CONTACT LENSES
Whether contact lenses are new to you or have been using them for years, these suggestions can help you avoid the contact lens problems that some users have faced.
Have a reserve of contact lens solution
Unless you wear daily contact lenses, don’t wait until the end of a long day to find out that the cleaning solution is gone. Keeping a stock of solution ready will avoid these occasions.
This is especially important because you must use a new cleaning solution whenever you touch contact lenses. Never use tap water to clean contact lenses. It may contain impurities and resistant infectious microorganisms.
Tips for inserting and removing contact lenses
Remember, taking care of your contact lenses means taking care of your eyes. Always talk to your specialist about purchasing contact lenses and about using and taking care to keep your eyes healthy.
Nothing in this article should be construed as medical advice, nor is it intended to replace a health professional’s recommendations. For specific questions, consult your eye care professional.
The adaptation of contact lenses must always be done by a specialist, as contact lenses are medical devices and must be treated as such.