ENJOY THE BENEFITS OF WEARING CONTACT LENSES

Here are some tips on how to get the most out of your contact lenses. Don’t forget that you can order them on-line at any time and save!

Your eye care specialists at Vision Expert are available to answer your questions.

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Proper Care of Contact Lenses

1.

Always wash your hands before handling your contact lenses. Use mild soap, avoid hand sanitizer such as Purell.


2.

Use only the recommended lens solutions and store them at room temperature. Discard the lens solution three (3) months after opening.


3.

Never store you lenses in water and do not wet them with saliva because this may lead to an eye infection.


4.

Rinse your contact lens case with solution after each use, leave it open to dry and replace it every time you open a new bottle of solution.


5.

Are your contact lenses uncomfortable? Check to see if you have put them on inside out. lc-pose


6.

Follow the lens replacement frequency recommended by the manufacturer and Health Canada. This will help maintain proper eye health and comfort.

7.

Never sleep with your lenses on unless they have been prescribed for that purpose.


8.

Are your eyes abnormally red while wearing your lenses?

> Take them out and call your Vision Expert Office.

> If the redness is accompanied by pain and/or sensitivity to light, go to an optometrist without delay.


9.

After your trial period, wear your lenses for at least two (2) hours preceding your follow-up appointment with your eye care specialist. Don’t forget to bring your case and your glasses with you.


10.

When wearing contact lenses, you have the freedom to wear your favourite sunglasses! It will be more comfortable and your eyes will be protected from the sun.


11.

Do you need to order more contact lenses? Simply click here and save!


Do not hesitate to contact your Vision Expert office if you have any questions regarding your contact lenses.