Guest Post – Alisa Martin, A Detailed Study On The Types Of Contact Lenses

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eyeNowadays many people prefer to wear the contact lens for the numerous benefits of this lens. Before buying a contact lens you should avail some important information regarding contact lens. You should know the types and the basic advantages of contact lens. Instead of wearing the eyeglass you can wear the contact lens. It is set over cornea of your eyes. It is looked like a very small disc of glass. It is worn to develop the bad condition of your eyes. So the purpose remains same like the eyeglass. The people who don’t feel comfortable after wearing an eyeglass they can go for the contact lens. It is easy to use and should be kept carefully, otherwise it might get damaged.

There are many types of contact lenses. You must know which one will serve your purpose. To know the types of contact lenses you have to go through this article.

Hard Lenses:

These types of lenses have been invented at the very time when the first contact lens came to the market.

Hard lens can be called as the PMMA lens. These types of lenses have been invented at the very time when the first contact lens came to the market. It is true that the daily contact lens users don’t try wearing this lens. But it is manufactured even today. Sturdier materials are used to make this lens. The good thing regarding this lens is that it is very much cost-effective. So you can get this lens according to your budget. PMMA is used to make this lens. PMMA is a kind of plastic which has durability. So you should go for this lens.

Hard Lens Which Breathe:

This is another type of contact lens. This lens can be called as Right Gas-permeable contact lens. We can call it as “RGPs”. This can regarded as the other version of hard lens. The material remains same in this lens. Another new material is added, that is silicon. There is a certain ingredient that allows the oxygen to go through your lens. This is the reason behind the name “Gas permeable”. This lens helps to keep the eyes moist. This lens will come to the best use for:

1. The over sensitive eyes.

2. Those who are suffering from the dry eyes.

3. LASIK surgery patient.

4. Sports men.

Soft Lenses:

These types of lenses are generally made of water and plastic. With the use of these lenses you can feel the certain comfort. There is no doubt that these lenses are durable and you can wear these lenses for a long period of time.

Extended Wear Lenses:

These are other types of lenses that can be worn for 1-4 weeks. You don’t have to clean the lens in this period. The person having sensitive eyes can buy these lenses.

Disposal Lenses:

This is another type of lens. You cannot use this lens for a long period of time. Moreover it is much more expensive than the other lens.

From this above elaborate discussion we have got some useful information regarding contact lenses. Hope this will solve your purpose.

– Alisa Martin is a freelance writer, professional blogger, and social media enthusiast. Her blog GetLenses focuses Health bloggers.