Contact Lenses,Do and don't with Contact Lenses(Care of Contact Lenses),Type of Contact Lenses based on Wearing Schedule

Contact Lenses,Do and don't with Contact Lenses(Care of Contact Lenses),Type of Contact Lenses based on Wearing Schedule

What Is Contact Lenses:-

Contact lenses is a corrective, Cosmetic or therapeutic lenses usually placed on the front of the cornea of the eye, Contact lenses are small Disk of plastic that allow you to see without the Spectacle(Glasses), many time contact Lenses are used as a substitute for Spectacle(Glasses). Contact Lenses provide an artificial refracting surface to the human eye and are used to correct vision problems like Myopia, Hypermetropia, Astigmatism, and also correct presbyopia. Contact lenses are also used to change the color of the Eye,
There are many benefits of wearing contact Lens.

Contact Lenses,Do and don't with Contact Lenses

  • In Contact Lenses look better than the glasses(Spectacles).
  • Easy play football,Volleyball,Cricket, and other sport activities.
  • Contact Lenses provide more visual field than the glasses.
  • Natural Visual field
  • Natural Vision


Based on wearing schedule Contact lenses Can be Classified as Below:-
  • Daily Disposable Lenses
  • Bi-Weekly Disposable Lenses
  • Monthly Disposable Lenses
  • Yearly/Conventional Disposable Lenses

Daily Disposable Lenses:-

Daily Disposable lenses are used once and when we get them out of the eye at night then we dispose of them, they do not use again, Every one wants to keep their ocular health good. So daily disposable lenses are very good in term of ocular health.
Daily Disposable lenses following benefits:-
  • No Ocular health compromise.
  • Excellent vision throughout a day.
  • More comfort at the end of the day.
  • No maintenance(Not required contact lenses solution)
  • Spare Lenses always available.
  • Better Vision.

Bi-Weekly Disposable Contact Lenses:-

Bi-weekly Contact lenses replace every week. Bi-weekly lenses also know as 2-week disposable contact lenses. Some people can not afford daily disposable lenses. So people can buy Bi-weekly Disposable Lenses. Bi-weekly Disposable contact lenses are worn for 2 weeks before being discarded. Remember they need to be removed each night. The Lenses must be thoroughly cleaned in Contact lenses solution after removed from the eye and storing in contact lenses solution filled case is mandatory.
Bi-weekly Disposable Contact lenses following benefits:-
  • Back up Contact Lenses available.
  • Increase Comfort
  • Better Vision.
  • Simple Lens Care.
  • Less Dryness.

 Monthly Disposable Contact Lenses:-

Monthly disposable Contact lenses are the most popular lenses and the first choice of millions of people around the World. Monthly disposable contact lenses can worn for a month and Directed by the practitioner. They need removed each night every day and store them Contact lens Solution filled case Mandatory
Benefits of Monthly Disposable Contact Lenses:-  
  • Lower Cost
  • Economical for everyday use
  • Comfort

Yearly/Conventional Disposable Contact lenses:-

Yearly Disposable lenses can be worn on daily for one year.a Traditional or Conventional contact lenses wear must clean lenses on daily basis and store in proper protective lenses case 

Color Contact Lenses;-

Color contact lenses are used cosmetic purpose.Color contact lenses are used to change the color of the eyes.
  • Daily wear
  • Flexi wear
  • Extended wear
  • Continuous Wear

Contact Lenses are Classified below Materials:-

Modern Contact lenses Materials:-
  • Soft Hydrogel Contact Lenses.
  • Silicone Hydrogel Contact Lenses.

Do and Don't With Contact Lenses:-

Do with Contact Lenses:-
  • Practice good lens hygiene 
  • Follow the recommended wearing and replacement schedule
  • Wearing Sunglasses as require
  • Wash and dry your hands Before inserting or removing contact lenses
  • Replace Contact Lenses as recommended
  • Only use the recommended contact lenses solution
  • If feel discomfort take lenses out from Eye and contact his Optometrist/Practitioner.
  • Rub and rinse lenses with contact lenses solution after removing from eye
  • Clean the contact lens case daily.
  • Use a new lenses case with every new bottle of contact lenses Solution
  • Daily disposable contact lenses are simply thrown away in the bin after use

Don't with Contact Lenses:-
  • Don't sleep while wearing contact lenses
  • Don't swim while contact wear contact lenses 
  • Never use Tap water or any other water to clean contact lenses.
  • Never reuse lens care solution.
  • Never share contact lenses.
  • Don't  use Expired contact lenses solution
  • Never use Saliva.
  • Don't wear contact lenses for longer than the recommended

*Note:-This article is for information only, is not giving any kind of medical advice in any case, you should decide about which is right for you by talking to your optometrist/Practitioner and ophthalmologist.

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