Contact Lenses

Contact Lenses

If you’re new to wearing contact lenses or are looking to learn more, watch our videos on how to put in and take out contacts and daily vs monthly contacts! On the other hand, if you’re an established contact lenses wearer, read our posts on sleeping in contacts and the best contacts available in 2019. If you’re over the age of 40, check out our posts on monovision and multifocal contacts. Lastly, if you have astigmatism, start here. If you like our posts, subscribe to our newsletter!

1-Day Acuvue Moist Review
Do your contacts dry out at the end of the day? Are you looking for an affordable daily lens that is so comfortable you don’t even realize you’re wearing it? If so, Johnson and Johnson Vision's 1-Day Acuvue Moist contact lens is an excellent option to consider! RELATED: These Are the Best Contact Lenses Currently Available Dual Action Technology that keeps moisture...
This is what it looks like to put in a contact lens.
Are you new to wearing contact lenses? Maybe you’ve worn them before and need a refresher on how to properly do so? Regardless of your experience level, below is a simple, step-by-step guide to putting in and taking out contact lenses! In the video below, Dr. Ryan Corte outlines easy to follow instructions on exactly how to put in and take...
Daily vs Monthly Contact lenses: Glasses with daily contacts
If you’re a contact lens wearer, deciding between daily and monthly contact lenses can be a tough decision. With this in mind, let’s look at the pros and cons of each lens type! In the video below, Dr. Ryan Corte discusses the pros and cons of daily and monthly contacts. https://youtu.be/5BBR_ZT-TDk If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. First,...
Contact Lenses for Keratoconus - What Are Your Options?
Keratoconus is a corneal disease that causes thinning and bulging of the cornea. Because the cornea is a major part of the eye that is responsible for giving you clear vision, any irregularity or change in its shape will cause your vision to be distorted. If you’ve been diagnosed with keratoconus, your eye doctor will likely recommend specialty contact...
Biotrue ONEday Review, Pricing, and More
Are you looking for an environmentally friendly contact lens that also has UV protection? Do you spend several hours a day on digital devices and need a lens that keeps up with your lifestyle? If so, consider trying Bausch + Lomb’s Biotrue ONEday contact lens! RELATED: These Are the Best Contact Lenses Currently Available Surface Active Technology & UV protection  Biotrue ONEday was...
First, let’s be clear - we DO NOT recommend sleeping in contact lenses! Why? Sleeping in contact lenses increases your risk of an eye infection and, honestly, no one has time for that! In particular, an eye infection can keep you out of your contact lenses for at least a week. In the video below, Dr. Vicky Wong talks about...
Contact Lens Comparisons
Interested in comparing 1-Day Acuvue Moist, Biotrue ONEday, Dailies AquaComfort Plus, and Clariti 1 Day? Below is a breakdown of the cost, comfort, health/safety, and vision of these contacts. In addition, you'll find tables that highlight key features of each lens. Lastly, if you want to see a complete list of the best contact lenses, read this! RELATED: Dailies Total1 vs Acuvue Oasys...
Are you looking for a comfortable contact lens that helps with whiter, brighter eyes, and a healthier lens wearing experience? Do you experience frequent dryness or discomfort while wearing your contact lenses? Are you looking for an affordable lens option that was uniquely designed to remain moist throughout the entire day? If so, I highly recommend trying CooperVision's Clariti 1 Day...
MyDay Review, Pricing, and More
Are your eyes dry, tired or irritated after a long day of contact lens wear? Are you looking for a premium daily lens option that has great UV protection and uncompromised comfort? If so, you should consider trying CooperVision's MyDay contact lens!  Note: Some eye doctors carry this lens under the brand names Kirkland Signature or LensCrafters 1-Day Premium. RELATED: These Are the Best Contact...
Scleral Contact Lenses - A Perfect Fit for Irregular Corneas & Dry Eyes!
Scleral contact lenses are specialty contacts primarily used to improve the vision of people with corneal irregularities. In fact, the most common reasons to wear scleral lenses are if you have keratoconus, had a corneal transplant, or are suffering from severe dry eye disease. In the video below, Dr. Jaclyn Garlich talks about what you need to know before being fit...