Care & Considerations with Contact Lens Eye Drops

Eye drops are essential to contact lens wearers with dry eyes. They help relieve discomfort, temporary redness & irritability associated with contact lenses. There are different types of over the counter eye drops available that are known to be very effective. However, in case you have serious ocular complications and infections; talk to your eye… Continue reading Care & Considerations with Contact Lens Eye Drops

This is How Smoking Affect your Eyes & Contact Lens Tolerance

Smokers are at a higher risks of contact lens related infections than non-smokers

Smoking is injurious to health. Hands down. It does not only affect your lungs & other vital organs but also is a grave remorse to your eyes. Smoking along with the consumption of other unhealthy beverages such as caffeine & alcohol increase the risk of corneal infiltrates & dry eye syndrome. It is also known… Continue reading This is How Smoking Affect your Eyes & Contact Lens Tolerance

Keeping your Eyes Safe at Color Run & Holi Festivals

Colors bring fun to one’s life. Color Run is an event series, revoling around the concept of a five kilometer free race that takes place in North & South America, some parts of Asia, Europe & UAE. The participants are showered with powdered colors at the different stations along the run. Holi is a similar… Continue reading Keeping your Eyes Safe at Color Run & Holi Festivals

Are my Contact Lenses causing me Headache?

Contact lenses made from soft hydrophilic material are the most comfortable lenses ever. They allow a great supply of oxygen to let through your eyes that keep them moist & hydrated. Though contact lens manufacturers follow the average measurements when constructing contact lenses; some people may not be able to fit in the said bracket.… Continue reading Are my Contact Lenses causing me Headache?

5 Tips: How to Prevent Ripping your Contact Lenses?

Contact lenses are made from soft fragile material- one wrong move can cause ripping in your circle contacts. It is very frustrating to keep tearing them especially if you are a student with a limited pocket money. Please note contact lenses don’t rip on their own. Improper handling with your circle lenses is the major… Continue reading 5 Tips: How to Prevent Ripping your Contact Lenses?

Health Alert – Patients Losing Vision From Using Tap Water With Contact Lenses

Contact lenses are medical prosthetic devices and must be used accordingly. Recently, a High School Boyd County teacher has risked his vision in the right eye from using tap water. All contact lens wearers must know that contact lenses and water have never been a good combination. Water carries a microorganism “acanthamoeba” that feeds on… Continue reading Health Alert – Patients Losing Vision From Using Tap Water With Contact Lenses