Category: Lens Care

Why You Should Consider Hard Contact Lenses

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Hard contact lenses (also called gas permeable lenses) seem to have gotten somewhat of a bad rap over the years, replaced by many contact wearers with the ever-comfortable soft contact lenses. Don’t get us wrong – there’s a lot to love about the watery, silicone smooth fit and feel of soft lenses. But hard contacts […]


What to Do When Your Contact Lens is Stuck Behind Your Eye

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Every contact lens wearer has been there. When that renegade contact seems to up and vanish behind the eye, it’s hard not to freak out. Where the heck did it go? How can something get lost in your eyeball? And what happens next? It is suctioned to a bone? Floating down a channel to your […]


Meet the Lens Designed to Replace Eye Drops (Nanowafers)

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When you’ve got an eye situation— like an infection, irritation, dry, itchy, red (need we go on?), there is almost nothing quite as soothing as dropping in a few eye drops. When that wet, cool liquid hits your eyeball you can sometimes feel instant relief—at least until it’s time to reapply a few hours later. […]


How to Put In Contact Lenses with Long Nails

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Having long fingernails is a lot of fun—they look great and you get to go wild with color, design, and even shape! Of course, that extra length on the end of your fingertip can make certain things a little more complicated. Usually, these are everyday things you don’t typically think twice about, like buttoning your […]


Why You Should Never Sleep in Your Contacts

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Late nights out with friends, studying, working, or just being downright lazy have all led us to hit the pillow with our contacts still in our eyes. You might not think it’s that big a deal. After all, it’s kind of like the “wash your face before bed” rule, right? Wrong! Forgetting to wash your […]