Tag Archives: Contact Lens

The Benefits of One-Day Contact Lenses

Replacemycontacts/ September 1, 2015/ Choosing the Best Contact/

One-day contacts, also known as daily disposable contacts, have a ton of great benefits for the wearer. You might be surprised to know that only about 7% of contact wearers opt for these convenient lenses. While we love all contacts, there’s something special about one days and we figured we’d shed a little light on exactly why we think they’re

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Soft Contact Lens Care: The Basics

Replacemycontacts/ June 23, 2011/ Lens Care/

Caring for your soft contact lenses is easier than ever. One-bottle care systems and disposable contact lenses mean that comprehensive lens care involves much less time, money, and trouble than it did just a few years ago. Each pair of lenses has unique needs, and you should follow the regimen prescribed by your eye doctor. Some products don’t mix well,

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Contact Lens Cleaning Solutions: Listen to Your Doctor!

Replacemycontacts/ June 16, 2011/ Lens Care/

All contact lens solutions are not created equal. A cleaning solution that doesn’t match your lenses can cause red, itchy eyes—or even turn your contact lenses brown!  We know it’s tempting to buy the bottle on sale, but it’s vital to use the solution recommended by your eye doctor. Also, make sure to read the fine print closely. It can

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The Fairness to Contact Lens Consumers Act: What’s It Mean to You?

Replacemycontacts/ May 6, 2011/ Choosing the Best Contact/

In 2004 Congress passed the Fairness to Contact Lens Consumers Act, which guarantees consumers the right to buy their contact lenses from any source—not just their eyewear prescribers. This means you can shop around for the best deal. When doing so, it’s important to understand your rights under the law. Your prescription belongs to you. You have a right to

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