Dos and Don’ts of Contact Lens Wear

Posted on December 23, 2016 In Advice,Contact Lens


  • Practice Good Contact Lens Hygiene
  • Clean them every night
  • Do not wear them to sleep
  • Change your lens case every time you open a new Multi-Purpose Solution (MPS) bottle
  • Discard the previous night’ MPS, clean, turn over the lens case and air-dry your case.



  • Do not wear for more than 8 to 10 hours a day, if possible  (Bring spectacles and a contact lens container with you)
  • Avoid use in “dirty” environment, eg camping
  • Never wear contact lenses in the presence of a red eye
  • Consider Daily Disposables or Refractive Surgery