CONTACT LENSES

Today more than ever, contact lenses have become the choice for vision correction for a growing number of people around the world. Contact lenses are easy and comfortable enough to get fitted over the eye to replace the traditional spectacles by providing superb peripheral vision without sacrificing on the part of the appearance or outlook. Innovations in contact lens technology mean that contact lenses can correct all vision problems and also enhance or even change eye color. Advances in product developments have made lens care quicker and simpler than before, and with the newest generation of single use contact lenses, there’s even less cleaning and handling.

At Specsmakers our commitment is to first determine the very best contact lens prescription. Secondly, we focus on dispensing the perfect fit for you. And finally, we provide extensive support at the time of your fitting and for weeks thereafter, to ensure that your contacts are safe for your eyes, comfortable to wear, and meeting all your visual needs.

Specsmakers helps you choose the right contact lenses which suit your requirements like profession, type of vision disorder and alike. Based on the many types, contact lens can be hard or soft and come in a variety of designs and colors.

Types of contact lenses class ified according to the material they are made of:

Specsmakers deals in all major brands of contact lenses such as Bausch + Lomb, Johnson and Johnson, Ciba Vision and Focus. Specsmakers caters to all types of contact lenses based on both material and durability. It deals in major lenses such as Acuvue Clear, Bausch+Lomb Monthly disposables, Toric lenses, Progressive contact lenses and Color contact lenses.

Specsmakers also helps you choose from three options of contact lenses based on the period of use:

Yearly contact lenses: These lenses can be worn for 9 -10 hours at a stretch. They need to be cleaned twice a day, before and after usage, and disinfected regularly. As the period of these lenses is long the correct level of hygiene is necessary.

Monthly contact lenses: These lenses can be worn for 9 -10 hours at a stretch. They need to be cleaned regularly, before and after usage, and disinfected regularly.

Daily contact lenses: These lenses can be worn for a period of 12 hours at a stretch. This is the best option for those who seek highest levels of hygiene. Also, the hassle of maintaining the lenses is eliminated in the usage of Daily Contact lenses. Though they have only 52% water content, they can offer much better oxygen permeability due to the material used for the lenses.

Coloured contact lenses : These lenses are available in non-prescription and prescription options. They offer higher cosmetic and fashion value. They allow you to match the colour of your “eyes” with the colour of your costume. Stand out in a crowd and make an impact!

Toric Lenses : Toric lenses are used to correct vision for people suffering with astigmatism. These lenses are only available for monthly use and yearly use also.

Be good to your eyes

It’s time you know basic contact lens care

  • Always wash and dry your hands before handling contact lenses
  • Follow your prescribed lens replacement schedule
  • Replace your contact lens case every three months
  • Don’t use tap water to clean your lenses or lens case
  • Clean, rinse and disinfect your contact lenses after each use
  • Never use solution past its expiration date
  • Never add extra solution to already existing old solution
  • Remove contact lenses before swimming or entering a hot tub
  • See Specsmakers for your regular eye checkup