Can I sleep in my contacts?
Contacts lens are very thin transparent lens materials worn on the eye surface. They are used for cosmetic, therapeutic and optical purposes.
You can actually sleep in your contacts and this depends on the type of contact lens as stated by the Manufacturer.
Silicone Hydrogel contacts lenses are the suitable type of contact lens materials that you wear and sleep with for an extended period of time. Such contact lenses are classified as extended wear contacts lenses.
They have a relatively high water content and oxygen transmibility. They offer good comfort, so you can wear and sleep in them for a longer period of time.
At Supreme Vision Eye Clinic, our cornea and contact lens specialist is on ground to carry out a comprehensive eye examination and recommend you the contacts lens that best suite your visual needs.
Supreme vision eye clinic
2, bouar close, off Adetokunbo Ademola crescent, Wuse 2, Abuja, FCT