What are Extended Wear & Daily Wear Contact Lenses?

Disposable soft contact lenses are available in 2 types that are extended wear and daily wear. Both of the types aim at improving visual acuity where the former can be left in eyes while you sleep and the latter have to be removed every night. However; patients with sensitive eyes, prone to catching eye allergies… Continue reading What are Extended Wear & Daily Wear Contact Lenses?

How Soft Contact Lenses are Better than GP Contacts?

Contact lenses are available in soft and GP material where the former is more comfortable than the latter. Conversely; GP contacts are more reliable, durable & are known to reduce the risk of infections. Soft contact lenses took over RGP lenses due to the convenience & comfort they have to offer. Since GP lenses need… Continue reading How Soft Contact Lenses are Better than GP Contacts?

Can I Reuse Daily Disposable Contact Lenses?

Do not be confused with daily wear lenses and daily disposable contacts. There is a difference between “wearing schedule” & “replacement schedule”. While daily wear lenses can be worn from 2 weeks to a month & up to a year during day, daily disposable contact lenses are designed for single use and are meant to… Continue reading Can I Reuse Daily Disposable Contact Lenses?