Nowadays, wear kinds of colored contact lenses have become a fashion, because it’s pretty, convenient and comfortable. More and more people regard contact lenses as the best alternative of glasses, especially for the young whose age between 18 to 25.
According to TTDeye’s marketing research, this young people takes up almost 70% among all contact lenses consumer market. Accompanied with more consume in contact lenses market, some eye problem is also coming, most of them are lead by fault use of contact lenses. Such as have no idea how to choose the suitable circle lenses, how to get correct eye exam and how to read a contact lenses prescription. Then I will give you answer on the following content.
Plus: I will also tell you how to read a contact lens prescription
Several doctors said that eye infections has increased these years due to the environment, ignore eye health as well as incorrect contact lenses wearing. Actually most of these infection problem can be avoided totally if people take care of their eyes and take contact eye exam.
One contact eye exam will includes several parts, they are distance visual test, near vision test, color sense exam, external eye part test and IOP (intraocular pressure) test. After taken these tests, you will know your eyes condition clearly and comprehensive. And your eye exam doctor also will give you several advice to protect your eyes better. Then you can buy your suitable contact lenses on the basis of ophthalmologist’s prescription.
Plus: When you take eyes test for contact lenses, you should tell your optometrist. A regular eye exam may not suit contact lenses. When you need to wear circle lenses, you’s better tell optometrist in order to do detail examination, as well as tell you how to read contact lens prescription and choose your suitable colored contact lenses.
In order to take care of your eyes, almost doctors will advice you from the following points.
Due to our eyes are changing, it’s not scientific to buy one pair of contact lenses on the basis of the contact lens eye exam 2 years ago. According to American Optometric Association, adult had better do contact lens examination every two years. While the people over 60 ages better do contact lens test once a year in order to ensure eye health. However the experts also advice if the people who wear prescription lenses more often, do yearly checkup may be better. Because it’s so bad to your eyes when you order contact lenses using inaccurate inspection result.
These years,more people choose color contact lenses instead of traditional frame glasses, because beautiful and convenient.However, when choose or wear circle lenses, some tips we need to know in order to protect our eyes correctly. The first one is that you'd better take an eyes exam to clear know your eyes situation, such as myopia,hyperopia or astigmatism, as well as your spectacle lens power,then you will pick your suit contact lenses better.
1.There are 2 different prescriptions,which include frame glasses prescription, and another is both frame glass and color contact lenses.Before you take an eyes exam, you need to tell your doctor clearly which exam you want to take.Because these two kinds of prescription hold different items and enjoy different price.
2.Find satisfied ophthalmologist.One of effective way to find eye doctor is search in google directly.Just search the doctors near you, then scan and pick one with best and high score reviews. Once you choose your suitable doctor, you can call him to do an appointment, you'd better leave a detail message, for example, your name, birthday,frame glass or contact lens prescription and so on.
3.Be sure go to clinic 15 minutes ahead your appointment, because you need to fill out one form of your personnale information.
4.If you just wear colored contact lenses the first time,your doctor also will recommend you contact lenses' types and brand, and teach you some basic information related about how to wear or remove contact lenses.
5.Finally is the prescription.I will introduce you clearly how to read one prescription following.
After you read your prescription correct, you can order your favorite contact lenses anytime anywhere.
Hope can help you a little about take a right eye contact exam. Any question can contact us, TTdeye are here 24/7 for you.
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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. (P.S. Please soak the lens in fresh contact lens solution for at least 6 hours before first-time use.)
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.
First of all, please do rub the lens with solution even if you are using a "no-rub" product.
Step 1: Clean
Wash you hands with soap and use multipurpose contact lens solution to clean your finger which will handle the lens.
Step 2: Rub
Apply at least three drops of contact lens solution on each side of the lens and softly rub the lens 10 seconds per lens side.
Step 3: Rinse
Rinse each side of the lens for 5 seconds to remove the loosened debris.
Step 4: Disinfect
Place the lens in your clean lens case or lens holder and fill with fresh solution. Soak for at least 4 hours.
1. Use fresh care solution each time and discard solution from lens case after each use.
2. Remember to change solution regularly if you do not wear the lens often.
3. Rinse and scrub your lens every 2-3 days to prevent protein precipitation effectively.
4. Keep the lens away from sharp objects because the lenses are very thin and vulnerable.
5. Contact lenses are not one size fits all, please check with your Eye Care specialist to make sure whether the parameters are suitable for your eyes before purchasing.