COVID-19: Washing Hands with Soap Water vs Sanitizer

By: Areeba Siddiqui Soap provides effective protection from all pathogens – kills bacteria, removes dirt & oil. On the other hand a sanitizer with over 60% of alcohol-content kill germs but does not clean your hands if they are visibly dirty.Β  Washing hands thoroughly is important before you touch your contact lenses. With ongoing COVID-19… Continue reading COVID-19: Washing Hands with Soap Water vs Sanitizer

Travelling with Contact Lenses: How to Clean Hands?

Cleaning hands is always recommended before handling contact lenses to prevent pathogen entering in your eyes. Unclean finger tips can infect contact lenses with microorganism, leading to serious ocular infections. Unfortunately, when travelling; availability of ample water supply is extremely rare, especially if you are hiking or are enjoying a similar adventurous journey into the… Continue reading Travelling with Contact Lenses: How to Clean Hands?