Contact lens solution is designed to safely and
effectively clean, disinfect, and store your contact lenses. Using a
high-quality solution can increase the comfort and clarity of your
lenses. The most effective solutions usually contain sodium hyaluronate, a
lubricating substance that is natural to the human body.
75% of the information we receive comes through
our eyes. But often, because of hectic and hurried lifestyles, we may not
give our eye care proper attention. To avoid any discomfort or more
serious vision problems, it’s important not to neglect contact-lens care.
By adding a few extra seconds to your routine, you can ensure healthy eyes
and clear vision every day. Eye drops and eye sprays are also important
parts of healthy eye care and can help moisturise your eyes and improve
the comfort of contact lens wearing. Read more
about solutions and eye care.
Before inserting your lenses, you’ll first
need to rinse them in solution. When removing your lenses at the end of the
day, it’s a good idea to gently rub the lens in your palm with a
solution to remove any impurities, then store the lenses in your case with fresh
solution. A high-quality contact lens solution is one of the most important
factors to keep your eyes healthy, and some multipurpose solutions provide
additional moisture, as well. After inserting your lenses each morning,
don’t forget to discard the solution, so you’ll remember to dispense a
fresh quantity the next time you remove your lenses.
Choosing the right solution
It’s always best to use the solution
recommended by your optometrist, as long as it’s comfortable for you. If
you notice any discomfort or blurriness, it may be a good idea to try a new
solution, as it may be more effective for you. Solutions differ in their
ingredients and preservatives, so some may be better at disinfecting, while
others provide better moisturisation. Each individual may tolerate solutions
differently, so it’s important to find the one that works best for
Your eyesight is one of your most precious
resources, so it’s important to do everything you can to protect it. The
right lenses, solutions, and eye care maintenance routine can significantly
improve your comfort and quality of vision.
For more information about effective disinfecting and wear, consult our
essential Contact Lens