WORRIED ABOUT CONTACT LENSES? LEARN MORE ABOUT COMMON CONCERNS AND HOW TO OVERCOME YOUR FEARS
While there are many myths or misconceptions about contact lenses, most of them are related to fears of the unknown.
Different people shared their fears and experienced the freedom and confidence of ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses. You could do the same. Watch the videos below to find out how they got on.
Leyla thinks contact lenses might be uncomfortable
Unlike some of the early contact lenses, most of the modern contact lenses are thin and soft, making them more comfortable to wear. Many are made from moisture-rich materials that are breathable, allowing oxygen to pass through them.
Ibrahim is worried contact lenses might get lost in his eye
That’s physically impossible. There is a membrane covering your eye that connects inside your eyelids, preventing anything from getting behind your eye, including a contact lens.
Reem is 48 and thinks contact lenses might not be for her
People of all ages can wear contact lenses. If after the age of 40 you find yourself needing reading glasses, there is a suitable contact lens alternative for these too, meaning you don’t have the hassle of putting on glasses to read.
Kareem is worried about poking his eye
Your finger doesn’t need to touch the eye when applying and removing contact lenses. Often it just feels like a drop of water when placed on the eye
Maya thinks contact lenses might damage her eye
As long as you keep to the replacement schedule and cleaning instructions that your optician provides you with and go back for regular check-ups, contact lenses can be a healthy vision correction option