Care is very important for contact lenses. Improper lens care may cause various side effects or eye diseases and shorten the life of the lens. If you follow these directions, you will be able to keep your eyes healthy and use cleaner lenses that will last longer. It is important that you wash, rinse and dry your hands thoroughly each time you handle your lenses.
Over time, protein can build up on the lense. This protein makes the vision cloudy, so you should clean it with a protein removal solution. Many General Purpose Solutions can be used to clean, sterilize and store contact lenses.
If you wear the contact lenses, the foreign bodies or impurities are accumulated and this may cause discomfort, blurred vision, and further decrease of power. Thus, you should clean the lenses and the case every day to preserve them. Place the lens in your hand and rub it with the cleaning solution to remove the impurities.
If you forget to sterilize the lens, the accumulation of the secretion or impurities may cause eye diseases resulting from the propagation of the germs or fungi Therefore, you should sterilize with the indicated solution after cleaning. For sterilization, put the lens with the cleaning solution into the lens case.