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How to Put On and Take Off Contact Lenses

Here at Lens-Saver.com, we constantly get asked by new users for tips, suggestions, and tutorials for best practices when using contact lenses. We do our best to come up with articles that most accurately cover each question, but every so often a video speaks louder than any wall of words every could. The folks from […]

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Halloween Costumes – Halloween Contact Lenses Tips and Trends

Are you looking to make your Halloween costume more unique and deserving of more second-glances? Well, consider altering your eye color to compliment your costume with Halloween costume contact lenses. For years, contact lenses have been utilised for special effects in movies, music videos, and even by concert performers; and, the great news is that […]

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Study shows Contact Lenses improve Self-Perception in Children

Researchers Walline, Jeffrey J et al have shown in a recent study published in the journal Optometry and Vision Science that a child’s self-perception can be improved by wearing contact lenses. The study focused on 484 shortsighted (myopia) children ages 8 to 11. Approximately half the children (237) were randomly selected to wear eye glasses […]

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Surgically Implanted Contact Lenses

In the following report by, voanews, a collage student, Tommy Hardeman, gives us an account of his choice to have contact lenses surgically implanted. Many people are not able to have LASIK eye surgery, contact lens implants may be the alternative they have been looking for. Unlike LASIK surgery where the shape of the cornea […]

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The Inventor of the Modern day Contact Lenses – Otto Wichterle

Professor Otto Wichterle, had the greatest influence on contact lenses since the second world war. Wichterle tried to make contact lenses in a mold using HEMA (hydroxyethylmethacrylate), developed the spin casting process, the first effective production method for soft contact lenses. He was born in Prostejov, Northern Moravia, and after a sickly childhood wanted to […]

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