Last class, we had discussed the correct way of wearing lenses.
We’ve received many messages of expressing gratefulness of benefiting a lot from the instructions.
Now let’s move on...
Theme: how to distinguish the two sides
Slightly put the lenses above one finger (usually index finger) with the lens up. The right side displays a “U” shape as the pic shows.
In reverse, the opposite side displays a inverted straw hat as the pic shows. That is to say, the edge shapes like the brim of the hat. Put the lenses back into the solution and turn it over.
It is not recommended that turning the lenses over on the finger.
Usually the right side gives the view of a full bowl with smooth curve. The wrong side makes the view of a plate with the edge inside-out, which is smaller and a little bit flatter than the right shape.
Practice makes perfect! Multiple practices can make you easier to tell the two sides!
It will discomfort your eyes , even cause eyes diseases if you put wrong side in!
So much for the third class on telling two sides of contact lenses.
Keep following and see you next lesson!
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Yes! All of them are available with prescription. If you have normal eyesight or you simply need a decoration, choose 0.00 / Plano.
Consult your eye doctor to confirm the diopter counts before ordering.
In addition, if you are under 18, please wear the lenses under an expert's guidance.
Cylinder Range: from 0.00 to -3.00
Recommended Power = Sphere + Cylinder/2
For example, if your Sphere (SPH) is -6.00, and your Cylinder (CYL) is -1.00, the power would suite you better will be -6.50. If you cannot find the exact power, please choose the one slightly smaller than the calculated result.
Cylinder beyond the range above, unavailable yet.
Step 1: Take the lens out from the packet gently after washing and drying your hands.Then make sure you are holding the correct side of the lens.
Step 2: Hold up your upper eyelid and pull down your lower lid,then use the index finger to gently place the lens.
Step 3: Look up and down, left and right after putting the lens in so that it will settle into place, then close your eye in a while.
Step 4:Do again for the other eye through simple steps!
Step 1: Wash and dry your hands thoroughly before touching your eyes.
Step 2:Use your clean hand to gently pull down your lower eyelid, then pull up your upper eyelid.
Step 3:Using your index finger and thumb to pinch the lens gently.
Step 4:Look up and slide the lens down gently so that the lens will be kept in your eye, then pinch it off onto finger. Do it again for the other eye.
1.Clean and disinfect the lens with moderate care solution (Place the contact in the palm of your hand. Wet your lenses with a few drops of care solution and carefully rub the lenses).
2.Use fresh care solution each time and discard solution from lens case after each use.
3.Remember to change solution regularly if you do not wear the lens often.
4.Rinse and scrub your lens every 2-3 days to prevent protein precipitation effectively.
5.Keep the lens away from sharp objects because the lenses are very thin and vulnerable.