If you wear contact lenses, inserting and removing them might be an action you perform daily. But are you following the proper protocol? Optometrist Brittney J. Mazza, OD, who is part of the Optometry and Contact Lens Service at Mass. Eye and Ear, shares five steps to ensure that you are correctly handling your contact lenses and, ultimately, caring for your eyes.
Step 1: Wash your hands 0:14
Step 2: Inspect the lens 0:38
Step 3: Insert the lens 1:27
Step 4: Remove the lens 2:56
Step 5: Throw away or clean the lens 3:40
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