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Levi Brown is a student studying journalism and mass communication at Griffith University in Australia. In his free time, he likes to surf net and read and write content related to health care.

Do You Want to Change Your Look with Contact Lenses?

May 1st 2015 at 2:18 AM

You know that you have been suffering from a vision problem for the past few months and are using glasses. Some of your colleagues at work who are short or long sighted wear contact lenses, and you were unaware about them wearing contacts until the day they shared their respective vision problems with you and let you know about the contact lenses.

You may be suffering from astigmatism, which is a common minor condition of the eye which makes one's vision to become blurry or distorted. In the beginning, you did not show much concern for the same for it caused you suffering from a blurred vision. As time passed by, you came into contact with a reliable and professional optometrist and he conducted an eye test in Melbourne and recommended you some medicines. He also gave you a choice to choose either glasses or contact lenses, but you went for the former option because you did not have much idea about the contact lenses.

Eyeplan ContactsThough you have been told about the benefits provided by wearing the lenses, but you were quite skeptical about wearing them. You held a notion that they may cause a damage to your eyes sooner or later, but you realized that it's time to switch to contacts and discard wearing spectacles. You should go for an eye test in Melbourne if you have been facing some problems reading which are near to you or located at a distance.

What are contact lenses?

Contact lenses are optical medical devices which are worn on the cornea of the eye. As you know that a huge number of people suffering from a vision problem like myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism and presbyopia,  the optometrists or eye-care professionals recommend them to use contact lenses in Melbourne CBD. Using contacts prove to be extremely beneficial for a person with any of the above eye conditions because they are considered as a safe and an effective way to correct the vision of the eyes if used with care and proper guidance. These lenses are the ones which you can use as per your lifestyle and convenience. Moreover, they will change your look and they are highly recommended by the ophthalmologists.

It is advisable to get an eye test done once in a year or when you think the time is right to do so. Being engaged in your tough job which requires you sitting in front of the computer for long, you may not get to know when you eyesight becomes weak. Therefore, you should get your eyes examined to see if it's fine for you wearing the contacts.

What are the types of contact lenses in Melbourne CBD?

You would find various types of contact lenses but you should go for the ones which suit your eyes and correct your vision depending on a particular situation. They are mentioned below.

1. Soft Contact Lenses – These lenses are used by the people with an eyesight problem the world over. The soft contact lenses are the ones which are used to correct vision problems like nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), blurred vision (astigmatism) and presbyopia which occurs in old people whose vision starts to reduce after a certain age.

2. Hard Contact Lenses – These are the lenses which provide clear and fresh vision for various problems related to vision. They might seem visually attractive and are recommended for those who are not pleased with the results as provided by the soft ones.

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