Lens Cleaning - Other Products
When you simply want to hydrate your lenses, for example during
your efforts to wear them, you can use a Saline solution. Be ware
NOT use the one find in the Drug Store, because once you open this
confecion, it must be consumed immediatly.If you keep it open long
enought, it gets germs, that creates problem to the eyes.Saline
solution for contact lenses is sold ONLY by opticians in a special
Lubricating Solution for contact lenses.
When you wear your contacts for several hours in areas with air
condition or smoke from cigarrets, then you can feel your lenses
dry and irritating.For these cases there are special collyriums
for contact lenses.You put a drop in each eye ( without removing
your lenses) and you feel an instant relief. These colliriums are
not contain any kind of medicine, its just for lubricating purpose.So,
you can use it as many times as you want.The package is relatively
small, so you can carry it easyly. Sold ONLY in optic stores.
The most common colliriums in the market are:
- Rewetting Drops made by Alcon.
- Lens Lubricant made by Bausch & Lomb.
- Lens Fresh made by Allergan