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Care

Regardless of the type of lens (RGP or soft), proper care and storage of contact lenses worn for a longer period of time is essential to ensure good eye health and wearing comfort.

Contact lenses that are cleaned improperly or not at all increase the risk of microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses and fungi, as well as foreign particles such as eye makeup or dust building up in the eye or on the lens. As a result, the cornea may become damaged, requiring the wearer to pause from wearing the contact lenses.

The main hygiene steps include:

 

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