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Food For The Eyes

Food For The Eyes

techmatters 28/10/2016 0
As you age, the eyes get affected and can be a victim of diseases like cataracts and macular degeneration. Impaired vision and blindness can also occur in older people. But the good news is that, it is possible to prevent the onset of these age-related eye diseases with a healthy nutrition and lifestyle.Apart from diet, it’s important to protect ey...
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Why Buy DAILIES AquaComfort Plus Contact Lenses?

Why Buy DAILIES AquaComfort Plus Contact Lenses?

techmatters 02/02/2016 0
At eContactLenses, we know how important having comfortable and adaptable contact lenses are. When you’re wearing contact lenses all day, your eyes really need to be protected and your vision enhanced for maximum operation. Ideally, lenses should be comfortable of course, enhance clear vision, multifocal, refreshing throughout the day and allow for...
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10 Makeup Tricks for Regular Contact-Lens Wearers

10 Makeup Tricks for Regular Contact-Lens Wearers

techmatters 13/11/2015 0
If you’re a frequent contact lens wearer but are yet to conquer that art of applying contact lenses and make up simultaneously, here’s a few useful makeup tricks to reduce the risk of eye infection or contact lens damage:Where to start?As obvious as it may sound, in the rush of everyday life many contact lens wearers forget to thoroughly wash their...
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Proclear One Day Multifocal Contact Lenses

Proclear One Day Multifocal Contact Lenses

techmatters 28/09/2015 0
Contact lenses are a convenient, easy-to-wear alternative to glasses. While they are primarily worn for vision correction, contact lenses are often preferred over traditional glasses for cosmetic reasons. Contact lenses are perfectly discreet and suitable for a huge variety of different vision impairments.Proclear 1 Day Multifocal contact lenses by...
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Focus Dailies Progressive All Day Comfort

Focus Dailies Progressive All Day Comfort

techmatters 28/09/2015 0
What are progressive lenses? Progressive lenses are multifocal lenses, with multiple prescriptions in the one lens. Usually there will be one prescription for close up work, one for normal viewing and another for intermediate distances.All Day Comfort Since contact lenses first entered the market, technology has advanced at such a rapid rate that d...
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The History of Contact Lenses

The History of Contact Lenses

techmatters 08/04/2015 0
A look inside the development and progression of contact lenses over the years With over 125 million contact lens wearers worldwide, it’s hard to believe that the modern, comfortable, compact and versatile contact lenses we are familiar with were once made from glass shells filled with jelly[i], [ii].It’s certainly no lie that contact lenses weren’...
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Sleeping with Contact Lenses

Sleeping with Contact Lenses

techmatters 01/04/2015 0
If you’re a regular contact lens wearer, there’s no doubt that you’ve received the stern warning from your optometrist about not wearing contact lenses to bed. Yet, much like many of the things we say we won’t do, like eat a donut two days into a new diet or swim on a full stomach, we all have moments where convenience outweighs all else.There is h...
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The Dangers of Swimming with Contact Lenses

The Dangers of Swimming with Contact Lenses

techmatters 11/03/2015 0
Whilst wearing contact lenses is generally a safe practice, provided good hygiene is always maintained, swimming with contacts can be a particularly risky and dangerous combination. To get right down to it, exposing your lenses to water whether it be from a swimming pool, lake or even the ocean is a concern as you are highly vulnerable to common ey...
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Common Myths About Using Contact Lenses

Common Myths About Using Contact Lenses

techmatters 04/03/2015 0
With over 20 years experience working with contact lenses, instructing new patients and helping them to overcome contact lens uncertainties, we have come across a number of common myths and wives’ tales that surround the use contact lenses.Here is the truth behind the lens:Many first timers are concerned that their new contact lenses are going to m...
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Why You Should Avoid Touching Your Eyes

Why You Should Avoid Touching Your Eyes

techmatters 25/02/2015 0
Contact lens wearer or not, hygiene is critical when your fingers are heading anywhere near your eyes. At any time, when you go to handle your contacts, touch or even just rub your eyes, you must first wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water ensuring all residue has been washed off and then dry them carefully. It seems obvious but you’ll be ...
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Top 5 Tips for Removing Contact Lenses

Top 5 Tips for Removing Contact Lenses

techmatters 18/02/2015 0
Contact lenses are great for people who don’t like wearing glasses on a daily basis, or for people who don’t want to be wearing their glasses at special events. However, it takes a little bit of practice before you fully master the art of removing contact lenses. If you struggle to get the lenses out, or are fearful of poking your eye in the proces...
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Tips for Cleaning & Caring for Contact Lenses

Tips for Cleaning & Caring for Contact Lenses

techmatters 04/02/2015 0
Cleaning your contact lenses after each use may be slightly inconvenient but it is a crucial task in order to care for your eyes and considerably reduce the risk of pain, discomfort, infections and in serious cases loss of vision. Many harmful and sight damaging bacteria and parasites can get into the eye via the lens by dirty hands, water, and lac...
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NEW ACUVUE 1-Day Define - new style and now with LACREON

NEW ACUVUE 1-Day Define - new style and now with LACREON

techmatters 14/12/2014 0
ACUVUE 1-Day Define contact lenses are now manufactured using proprietary LACREON Technology, which locks the wetting agent into the matrix of the lens. This creates a moisture cushion to provide long lasting comfort.ACUVUE have also released a third style in the Define range called Natural Shine, for naturally sparkling and luminous eyes.1-Day Def...
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New Range: ColourVUE Crazy Contact Lenses

New Range: ColourVUE Crazy Contact Lenses

techmatters 14/11/2014 0
The team at eContactLenses.com.au are excited to announce a new range of coloured contact lenses. Add some extra colour to your eyes with some Crazy Contact Lenses in our new range from ColourVUE, with a unique selection of colours, shapes and graphics to suit all individual tastes and styles.  If you’re looking for something completely different, ...
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Easy Ways To Put In Contact Lenses

Easy Ways To Put In Contact Lenses

techmatters 16/09/2014 0
After buying your prescription contact lenses from eContactLenses.com.au, the most common issue many people have is putting their prescription contacts in for the first time.The first thing all contact lens wearers need to do is ensure they have purchased the right prescription lenses and have had the proper contact lens tuition from an optometrist...
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