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Contact Lenses Can Make Life Better for You.

May 22, 2023

For better vision, good looks, and an active lifestyle.

Wearing contact lenses is a great way to correct vision problems and enjoy freedom from wearing glasses.

Contacts provide a range of advantages. If you’re considering wearing

contact lenses,

here are some compelling reasons to take the plunge.

Improved Vision Clarity.

Contact lenses can provide improved visual clarity compared to glasses, as they sit directly on the eye’s surface, allowing for a wider field of vision. Contact lenses can also correct astigmatism, a condition where the eye’s cornea is misshapen and causes blurry or distorted vision. Additionally, contact lenses don’t fog up, smudge, or get dirty like glasses, providing uninterrupted visual clarity throughout the day.

Active Lifestyle.

Contact lenses are an ideal choice for people with an active lifestyle who want more freedom to move without worrying about their glasses falling off or breaking. With contact lenses, you can engage in sports activities, dance, or exercise without any hindrance. Contact lenses also enable you to wear sunglasses or goggles without the hassle of fitting them over your glasses.

Comfortable Wear.

Contact lenses are made from soft, breathable materials, providing a comfortable and natural feel on the eye’s surface. Contact lenses don’t leave marks on your nose or behind your ears like glasses, and you won’t experience any discomfort from the weight of glasses sitting on your face.

More Aesthetic Appeal.

Some people prefer how they look without wearing glasses.

Contact lenses

can help in this regard, as they are virtually invisible and don’t alter your natural facial appearance.

Fits Your Lifestyle.

Contact lenses come in different types and wearing schedules, so you can choose one that fits your lifestyle and needs. Daily disposable lenses are convenient for people who don’t want to deal with cleaning and storing lenses, while extended-wear lenses are ideal for people who want to wear them continuously for several days.


Correcting Vision Problems.

Contact lenses can correct a variety of vision problems, including nearsightedness, farsightedness, presbyopia, and astigmatism. The correction with contact lenses is precise, providing better vision and fewer visual disturbances.

Slowing Myopia.

Teenagers and children who find themselves getting more nearsighted every year can wear soft contact lenses that have successfully slowed the progression of myopia.

This video will explain Dr. Van’s expert treatment plan for children with myopia.


In Conclusion,

Contact lenses provide several advantages over glasses, including improved vision clarity, aesthetic appeal, comfort, and suitability for an active lifestyle.

Ditch the glasses! Young people with myopia can enjoy an active life wearing soft contact lenses.


If you are considering wearing contact lenses, consult your Loveland eye care professional, Dr. Kenneth Van Amerongen, optometrist, to determine the best type for your needs.

Dr. Van provides expert custom fitting of contact lenses. Online reordering of your exact prescription is available for the convenience of Van’s Eyecare contact lens patients.

With the right contact lenses, you can enjoy better vision, greater comfort, and a more active lifestyle.