Contact Lenses

Applying Make-up with Contact lenses

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Every woman knows that getting make-up in your eyes is irritating, but contact wearers can attest that is even worse when you are wearing contact lenses. Instead of flushing out...

What’s New With Colored Contacts?

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Colored contact lenses continue to gain popularity as a safe, affordable fashion accessory for men and women of all ages. When colored contacts first hit the market, there were only...

What Are Sport Contact Lenses?

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Sport contact lenses are the best solution for eyeglass wearers who participate in a variety of sports. Whether your particular sport is physically demanding or not, sport contact lenses can...

Story of the Day – Extended Wear Contact Lens Replacement

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This story from ScienceDaily describes a study of people who wear extended wear contacts (leaving them in consistently for a month without removing even at night). The study tested to...

The Craziest Contact Lens Technologies

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HOW NEW MATERIALS IN CONTACTS CAN HELP PROTECT YOU FROM THE SUN One thing that contact wearers have always been able to do in contrast to traditional glasses people is...

What to Do if You’re Experiencing Contact Lens Discomfort

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SYMPTOMS OF CONTACT LENS DISCOMFORT The most common symptoms of contact lens discomfort are listed below. Sensitivity to light Blurry vision Seeing rainbows or halos around objects Red or dry...

Can Contact Lenses Improve Vision?

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THE STUDY The March 2013 issue of Optometry and Vision Science features an article titled Posterior Corneal Shape Changes in Myopic Overnight Orthokeratology. The study was conducted by Jeong Ho...

The Dangers of Cosmetic Contact Lenses

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In the first week of March 2013, the FDA issued warning letters to online retailers who sell unapproved decorative contact lenses. The FDA considers unauthorized distribution of colored contacts as...