Glasses or contacts? It might not seem like it, but this question has graced the minds of almost everyone who has had to choose between them. Not all of us go through life with perfect 20/20 vision; glasses and later on contact lenses have immensely helped those with vision problem live a better quality of life. While some can easily choose between glasses or contacts, many of us are still on the fence, particularly first-time glasses users. Either of these tools is supposed to fulfil one thing – give you near-perfect vision. To help you make a better-informed decision, we’ve taken it upon ourselves to list out the basic requirements glasses or contacts are meant to meet.