Sunday, October 04, 2009

How To Remove A Contact Lenses

How do you remove your contact lenses? Learn the right method now!

Before removing the lens

* Place a clean cloth on the table or if you are using a sink then cover the drain of the sink.
While you remove the lens
* Now touch your lenses and move it towards the corner of your eye. Do not try to drag your lens against the cornea as it may cause scratches. Scratches caused by the lenses are fatal and can never be erased.
* Try to fold the lens with the tip of your finger and pick it.

* If you cannot pick the lens by finger then use a plunger. You may ask your optician to provide you a plunger. A plunger is simple tool to gently remove the lens from the eye.