There are so many options these days when it comes to contact lenses, and even cosmetic contact lenses, that any person who wants to try the experience cand now see a doctor and if recommended, purchase a pair and see for themselves the feeling of wearing one. When it comes to colored contact lenses, their purpose is to create a new look, although there are cosmetic lenses that have optical properties as well, so people who wear prescription contacts can also try new looks and style changes. These changes can be as subtle or as bold as you like, because you can choose one of the two major types of cosmetic contact lenses.
You can either pick a pair that is translucent, this meaning it will cover your iris with a semi-transparent surface, and thus enhance your natural eye color. Or they can be opaque, meaning they can completely cover the iris, and using such a pair you can choose a totally new eye color, or even go with un-natural artistic eye colors and models. You can image now why this can open you limitless opportunities of experiementing with your look, and changing it whenever you want. The many models of cosmetic colored contacts will allow you to chose whatever type and color suits you, and the higher the quality of the lenses, the better the look will be. If you choose lenses that give you a nice natural look, it is important then to choose a model that is high quality, that gives nice realistic overlays and a vibrant and natural look.
Even though you are buying cosmetic lenses, and they do not have optical, corrective properties, this is still a medical device. Therefor, you must seek a doctor’s oppinion, and they will guide you whether it is suited for you to wear contacts or nor, advise you on the types of models you can purchase and how to wear and care for them. A positive point to take is that by having an eye exam, seeing a doctor, is that you may discover some underlying conditions you may have. You must treat wearing lenses, even for purely cosmetic purposes, with the most seriousness, to avoid any potential problems, All the steps and precautions you have to take when wearing vision contact lenses, will have to be followed for cosmetic colored contacts They need to be properly cleaned and stored, and most importantly, worn just for the legth of time they are supposed to be used.
Although it may be tempting to wear them for longer, and make economies by doing that, they all collect dirt and imporities over time, no matter how well you clean them. They are usually daily disposable lenses, for these ones you don’t have to care because you dispose them at the end of the day, there are models that are discarded after two weeks, or ones you wear for a month. For a new contact lens wearer, they might feel a bit strange and uncomfortable at first when wearing them, but in a couple of weeks you should be used to the feeling of wearing contacts.