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Tips for Keeping Your Contact Lenses Clean

April 26, 2022
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Posted By: Envision Optical
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Are you tired of wearing glasses? Perhaps they get in the way at work or while playing sports. No matter the reason, many have successfully switched from wearing glasses to using contact lenses to aid their vision. While contact lenses offer many benefits, what considerations should patients take to ensure they stay clean and safe for use?

How to Clean Your Contact Lenses

Whether you are new to contact lenses or have had them for quite some time, our staff at Envision Optical can help you keep them clean and safe for daily use. Some tips that we generally recommend to our patients include: 

  • Wash your hands with soapy water before handling your contact lenses
  • Use new, fresh lens cleaning solution each time
  • Rub and rinse your contact lenses with your fingers before rinsing with a cleaning solution
  • Keep your contact lens case clean

In addition to keeping their contact lenses clean, patients should avoid getting things like sunscreen, dirt, smoke, makeup, or even water in their eyes to lower the risk of irritation.

If you wish to switch from glasses or need new contact lenses, please get in touch with our optometry clinic for further assistance.

Contact Lenses From an Optometrist You Can Trust

Our Gold Coast clinics in Burleigh Waters and Tweed Heads can assess and prescribe patients contact lenses and glasses to improve sight in everyday life! We offer initial consultations and advice on how to keep your eyes safe.

Contact Your Gold Coast Optometrist

With two fantastic optometry clinics in Burleigh Waters and Tweed Heads, our patients have plenty of options when it comes to receiving professional treatment. We cordially invite new and existing patients to call either of our practices ((07) 5593 7844 for Burleigh Waters and (07) 5524 9659 for Tweed Heads) to arrange an initial consultation. Alternatively, you can book online.

We look forward to helping you achieve clear vision!