Contact Lenses Or Eyeglasses? Which Option Is Best For You?

Written by Steve Cogger

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Round 3 - Peripheral Vision:

Eyeglasses do not give you any peripheral vision. Any area ofrepparttar lens you look through exceptrepparttar 151027 optical center will give you a distorted image. If you are wearing glasses, your entire head needs to move to see an image clearly, which makes backing up a car very difficult for many.

Contact lenses provide a full range of vision; furthermore, you can move your eyes only and still see clearly. Peripheral vision is a huge plus of contact lenses.

Round 4 - Comfort:

When properly fit, eyeglasses can be very comfortable. With new lightweight lens materials and frames, most any prescription can look and feel good. The higherrepparttar 151028 prescription andrepparttar 151029 largerrepparttar 151030 frames,repparttar 151031 thicker (and heavier)repparttar 151032 lenses will be.

Contact lenses, when fit correctly, are also extremely comfortable. Regardless ofrepparttar 151033 correction, there is no heavy frame on your face or thick lenses to weigh you down. Certain eyes may take a little more time and patience to find a comfortable fit. In my experience; most anyone can wear comfortable contact lenses.

Round 5 - Style:

Frames can be stylish. No doubt about it. It'srepparttar 151034 lenses inrepparttar 151035 frame that can make them, err… not so chick. High minus lenses have thick edges and giverepparttar 151036 appearance of small beady eyes. High plus lenses have thick centers and giverepparttar 151037 appearance of large, magnified, eyes.

With contact lenses, nobody has to know you are wearing them. Unless you want them to know you wear lenses. In this case you can wear colors or theatrical lenses to accessories your eyes.

The results are in: Now you haverepparttar 151038 facts, you can decide for yourself which is best for you. Withrepparttar 151039 comfort and ease of contact lenses today, there is nothing wrong with wearing contacts part time and glassesrepparttar 151040 rest ofrepparttar 151041 time.

Steve Cogger is a contact lens specialist in New York City. His website,

Crazy Contact Lenses -- Freak Out Your Friends!

Written by Mike Schwartz

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This doesn’t mean that you have to wear glasses in order to wear crazy contacts. Like traditional colored contact lenses, crazy contacts can come in both novelty and visual correction prescription form. However, inrepparttar United States,repparttar 151026 FDA requires that you possess a valid prescription in order to purchase contact lens of any style including crazy contacts.

Crazy contacts are extremely fun. If you are into theatrics, crazy contacts can add an intriguing effect and element of mystery to your project. If you are just looking for some fun, try walking aroundrepparttar 151027 mall with a pair of crazy contact lenses in and watch all ofrepparttar 151028 heads turn. Keep in mind though that they are still regular contact lenses and requirerepparttar 151029 same care as any other contact lens. As always, talk to your eye care practitioner today about ordering your new pair of crazy contacts.

Mike Schwartz is the owner of the popular web site Best Contact Lenses Online His site provides useful tips, resources, and reviews to help you make the best decision when purchasing contact lenses on the Internet.

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