How to Clean Reusable Contact Lenses

Following your eye care provider’s instructions when cleaning and storing your reusable contact lenses is extremely important in reducing the chance of a serious eye infection or another problem related to improper eye care. Cleaning your reusable lenses involves a few simple steps that are essential in performance and long-lasting healthy vision. Remember to follow the replacement schedule required for your specific contact lenses.

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Fill Your Clean Contact Lens Case

1. Fill your contact lens case with fresh solution before each use.

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Clean the Contact Lens with Solution

2. Place the lens in the palm of your hand and apply a few drops of solution to the lens. Gently rub the lens with your finger to clean the surface.

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Rinse the Contact Lens with Solution

3. With a few more drops of solution, rinse the lens. Do not use tap water as it could contain bacteria that may be harmful to your eyes.

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Place in Contact Lens Case

4. Place the clean lens into the appropriate side of the contact lens case. Repeat steps for your other eye.

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