Contact lenses are an alternative to glasses to improve your eyesight. Contact lens wearer should choose contact lens solution that is sterile and isotonic to prevent dry eye and eye irritation when putting in contact lens.
Keeping your contact lenses clean
1. Always wash your hands before putting in and taking out your contact lenses. Place one of the contact lenses in the palm of your hand and wet it with normal saline solution. Gently rub both sides to thoroughly clean the lens. Repeat the process with your other lens.
2. Fill a contact lens case with contact lens solution. Put your contact lenses in the contact lens case. Make sure your lenses are submerged in the contact lens solution. Close the case tightly and store your lenses for 4-6 hours.
3. To put in your contact lenses, wash your hands and take a contact lens out of your lens case. Put the contact lens in the palm of your hand and rinse it with normal saline solution before putting it in your eye. Repeat with the other lens.
Follow these 3 easy steps to take care of your eyes and your contact lenses