Daily contact lenses have become increasingly popular in recent years due to their convenience and hygiene. In fact, nearly 80% of our contact lens patient base now use daily contact lenses!
Dailies are soft, disposable lenses that are designed to be worn once and then thrown away. Unlike traditional contact lenses, daily lenses do not require any cleaning or maintenance, making them a hassle-free option for people who are always on the go.
Here are some of the key benefits of daily contact lenses:
Daily contact lenses are incredibly convenient as they eliminate the need for cleaning and storing. You can simply wear them for the day and dispose of them before going to bed. This makes them an ideal option for people who lead busy lifestyles and do not have the time or energy to deal with the maintenance of traditional contact lenses.
One of the biggest advantages of daily contact lenses is that they are more hygienic than traditional lenses. Since they are designed to be worn once and then discarded, there is no chance of bacteria or other harmful organisms building up on the lens surface over time. This can help reduce the risk of eye infections and other related problems.
Daily contact lenses are designed to provide maximum comfort throughout the day. They are made from soft, breathable materials that allow oxygen to pass through to the eyes, keeping them healthy and comfortable. Additionally, since they are replaced every day, they do not have the chance to accumulate protein deposits or other debris that can make traditional lenses uncomfortable to wear.
Daily contact lenses offer a lot of flexibility when it comes to wearing them. You can wear them every day, or just on occasions when you want to look your best. You can also switch between different types of lenses depending on your needs, such as lenses that correct for nearsightedness or farsightedness.
Daily contact lenses are also safer than traditional lenses, particularly for people who suffer from allergies or other eye conditions. Since they are disposed of after each use, there is less chance of allergens or other irritants building up on the lens surface, which can exacerbate existing eye conditions.
In conclusion, daily contact lenses offer a convenient, hygienic, comfortable, flexible, and safe option for people who want to correct their vision without the hassle of traditional lenses.
If you are considering switching to daily lenses, make sure to set up an appointment with us!
-Dr. Aaron Neufeld
Dr. Aaron Neufeld is the chief optometrist at Los Altos Optometric Group, who has a passion for providing personable, thorough, and informative care. He believes that the best eye exam comes from truly understanding a patient and getting to know their individual needs.