Coloured contact lenses are very popular especially with younger people. Wearing these lenses is fun and they can contribute to a complete makeover of a person’s appearance just by changing the look and colour of the eye. Many wear them as fashion accessories and frequently change color to match outfits or moods.
Health and safety issues
Handling procedures and precautions when wearing this type of colour lenses are the same as normal prescription contacts and must be strictly adhered to. Immediately remove them if you feel pain, coarseness, get red eye or blurry vision and seek medical advice. Coloured contact lenses are used as accessory items but they should never be shared. Getting an eye test and prescription is recommended before getting coloured contact lenses.
Choosing the right coloured contact lenses
Deciding on the colour of your contact lenses can be a really difficult task. Most people choose either blue or green colour of various tones and hues. Whichever colour you choose to pick, rule of thumb in deciding the shade of your contact lenses is that; lighter tones go well with lighter skins and darker tones go with darker skins. While trying out various shades make sure that you check how you look in different lighting areas.
Some colour contact lenses only enhance or deepen the natural colour of your eyes these types are perfect if you don’t want to make drastic changes. Colour contact lenses do have practical uses besides colour such as the visible tinted lenses. These visible tinted lenses are very useful in aiding insertion and removal process. They are also easier to find if dropped accidentally.
Words of Wisdom
If you wear colour contact lenses to look good, remember this also that nothing can make you look better than to feel good on the inside.