Is it safe to wear expired contact lenses?

Answer On One Hand: To Wear Expired Contact LensesWearing expired contact lenses comes with a certain amount of risk. According to the Cornea and Contact Lens Society, wearing expired contact lenses is no... Read More »

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Are slightly damaged contact lenses safe to wear?

Take them out immediately! That can seriously damage your eye, it could scratch the lens of your eye and even harbor some bacteria. Not a good idea at all. I would wear glasses until you get a new ... Read More »

How long can you wear extended wear contact lenses?

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the silicone hydrogel or "super-permeable" extended wear contact lenses for continuous wear of up to 30 days, according to All About Vision. Other... Read More »

How long do you wear extended wear contact lenses?

Most extended wear contact lenses can be worn for seven days without removing them. However, some types of extended wear contact lenses have been approved for up to 30 days of wear without removal.... Read More »

How old do you have to be to wear contact lenses?

There really isn't a age limit, as long as you know how to properly take care of them.