Tips For Successful Contact Lens Wear

In order to help ensure crisp, clear vision, eye health and maximum lens wearing comfort, consider these important tips for successful lens wear.

These tips will help guide you, but always follow the advice of your eye care professional.


  • Wash your hands with a mild soap and dry them with a lint-free towel before touching your lenses.
  • Always remove contacts before you go swimming.
  • Always schedule regular appointments with your eye care professional as he/she recommends.


  • Never allow soaps, cosmetics, or other substances to come into contact with your lenses.
  • Never use eye drops or solutions not intended for use with contact lenses.
  • Never wear your contact lenses in the presence of harmful or irritating vapors or fumes.
  • Never wear lenses for more than the prescribed time.
  • Never swap contact lenses with anyone.
  • Never apply hairspray after putting your contact lenses on.