Who invented soft contact lenses?

Answer According to, soft contact lenses were invented by Otto Wichterle, a Czech scientist. In 1961, Wichterle used a homemade device made of an old phonograph and an erector set in order to c... Read More »

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Who Can Wear Soft Contact Lenses?

Wearing glasses can be bothersome if you play sports or lead an active lifestyle, so contact lenses may offer a solution. Most people seeking to wear contact lenses will try soft contacts.Significa... Read More »

Are my contact lenses hard or soft?

You bought soft lenses of course.You can't buy hard lenses online. Hard lenses...which are actually RGP lenses , (Rigid Gas Permeable) are very small and don't bend in half when wet...they don't ev... Read More »

How to Easily Put in Soft Contact Lenses?

Inserting and removing your contact lenses takes a little practice and expertise--it's definitely a trial-and-error learning process. Most types of contact lenses use the same method of insertion b... Read More »

Is there latex in soft contact lenses?

Soft contact lenses are made of plastic materials. The water they contain makes them soft and flexible and allow oxygen to get to the cornea. There is no latex in soft contact lenses.Source:Univers... Read More »