I Wear Contact Lenses

Although the most beautiful things in life are fr<x>amed, everything doesn't need to be. 220 People

    Short Sighted

    I am really short sighted so I wear contact lenses all the time. I used to wear glasses, until I was sixteen. Then my school ball was coming up, and I thought I would look better wearing contacts, so I convinced my Mum to let me get some. She'd always been against them, thought...
    Weezieishness Weezieishness
    1 Response Sep 14, 2010

    I Can't See

    I started wearing glasses when I was 8, and contacts when I was 13. I would never dare step outside without my contacts in or my glasses on. My contacts prescription strength is 5.75 in both eyes, so I'm pretty darn blind.
    yoyy yoyy
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 30, 2008

    I Love Contact Lens! :)

    It's been five days since I started wearing contacs and God, it's so awesome. I can see clearly now and I really can see everything so clear that it's kinda like my eyes have a 20-20 vision. I don't have glasses and it just so like natural like people who have 20-20 vision. It...
    neo7773 neo7773
    22-25, M
    Oct 14, 2009

    Just Got Them

    So, I finally got over my fear of sticking my finger in my eyeball. It took my about 4 hours to put them in for the first time, helped by the very nice, patient lady at the optometrist. Whenever I had tried them previously, my eyelid would rebel and start blinking, no matter how...
    emmelinesmiles emmelinesmiles
    Apr 22, 2011

    Hahaha I Had Awesome Blue Eyes

    hahaha contact lenses are awesome. the other day i tried them on for the first time and i have to say its hard putting them in, because it feels like your fingering your eyes when you do that. but once i got them in i though it was cool to be a dark skinned man with blue eyes, i...
    jonnyronny jonnyronny
    18-21, M
    Jul 25, 2010

    I am new to contacts.

    ...I wear soft monthlies. Looking for tips, tricks, advice :-)
    MusicHasCharms MusicHasCharms
    36-40, F
    Mar 2, 2014

    Used To Wear Glasses

    I switched to contacts when I was about 14, and I've never regretted it. They're better looking imo, and more comfortable. (I forget I'm wearing them most of the time) That said, I wouldn't be totally against going back to glasses if it was something that a girl preferred. Girls...
    Rennn Rennn
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Feb 8, 2013

    Only A Week Ago...

    I would have never thought that I would be able to put contact lenses in my eyes. Last Saturday was the second time I had ever tried contact lenses. The first time I tried, the doctor put them in my eyes and my first task was to take them out. I tried for an hour, but with no...
    MagicKaiser MagicKaiser
    18-21, M
    Aug 18, 2012

    Someone please help me.

    I've had contacts for about two weeks now and no one will help me with my problems. The left eye was bothering me, so my optometrist gave me a different fit. Now my left eye feels fine and my right eye is killing me. I constantly get lint on the lenses. The only way to avoid...
    HollywoodNil HollywoodNil
    26-30, F
    Apr 17, 2014

    Eye See Now...

    I remember when I first got them. I went to school the next day and was amazed by the bricks on the wall outside the home-ec window. Or whatever class it was. I could see every detail in each individual brick and it amazed me. Kinda freaked me out in a good way... I love contact...
    Cinderelly Cinderelly
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Mar 21, 2008

    I really hate wearing my glasses

    so I always go for contacts, sometimes I get bored and wear different colors xD
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Feb 21, 2015

    For About a Year.._x

    ive been wearing contacts for about a year now and i love them, i just can't stand glasses.. im not vain or anything like that, thay are just so annoying. i hate it when it rains and the droplets cover the lenses and you try to clean them but you make it worse, i hate it when...
    FromTheHeartOfaWoman FromTheHeartOfaWoman
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 17, 2007

    First day wearing them.

    Going to take a bit of getting used to.
    Dempsey22 Dempsey22
    31-35, M
    Aug 20, 2015

    Ideas On Where To Get Cheap And Nice Colored Contacts??

    Im going to attend a prom next month and wanted to get some beautiful looking colored contact lenses, please share your ideas, thanks :)
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 6, 2013

    Contact Lenses

    I wore glasses for 29 years before finally getting able to manage contact lenses.  Have hardly worn glasses since.  Contact lenses all the time now.
    deleted deleted
    Apr 3, 2011

    Changing Your Eye Color

    Recently, I've been very intrigued by color contact lenses. Just the fact that you can change your eye color and give a different vibe is so amazing.  I think a person's eyes play an important role in communication and is one of the first thing I notice when I talk...
    blueleaf blueleaf
    1 Response Jul 28, 2009


    Contact lenses are way more fashionable than eye glasses. Glasses will make your eyes look shrunk and smaller. And that's definitely a no-no. I have friends who wear eye glasses. I think it's cute while they're wearing them. But once they remove it, I think they look tired or...
    MiYoung MiYoung
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 25, 2011

    Waicon Coloured Contact Lenses

    The best high grade yearly lenses I have found are from Waicon in South America. Natural looking colours that will mask the darkest eyes. So good are they I import them, see link for my store listings of Waicon, pics and more info. http://www.oztion.com.au/buy/auctions.aspx...
    hotdogz hotdogz
    41-45, M
    Sep 8, 2009

    I'm A Big Kid Now!

    I've been wearing glasses since I was 15. I'm 22 now, and I've finally been assimilated into the world of contact wearing. The eye-doctor was the first one to try to get the contact into my eye--with much difficulty. Three days later, I tried to take them out. After 1-2 hours...
    RitaRee RitaRee
    22-25, F
    May 11, 2012


    I am 35 years old and I have been wearing soft contacts since I was in the 6th grade. It is very interesting how thin and smooth they are. I was able to get used to it right away - touching my eyeball, balancing the contact lens on my finger, putting it on my eyeball, removing...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti
    36-40, F
    1 Response Dec 30, 2012

    Me and my older sister look really similar.

    The main difference is that she wears glasses. I wear contact lenses to avoid us looking the same!
    DamoiseauDynavolt DamoiseauDynavolt
    18-21, M
    Jul 4, 2014

    Contacts are annoying I wear them

    so I can change my eye color, thru suck
    deleted deleted
    Jun 3, 2014

    I Wear 'em

    I love my contacts.  I wore glasses since second grade and just got so flippin' tired of them.  I wear Acuvue advanced for astigmatism.  They are great.  I really appreciate them when it is raining or when I come inside on a cold day.  It is also nice to...
    Valentine Valentine
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 10, 2007

    Wearing Contacts

    I have worn glasses, no line bifocals for about 10 years now and last year tried multi-focal contacts.  They were great, but I still needed glasses for reading or close work.  I just visited the eye Dr. and got my new Rx.  I have a new set of glasses...
    dorado dorado
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Apr 10, 2008


    my eyesight was perfect until I started High School and whilst I was told it was due to tallness and short sightedness going hand in hand, I think it was to do with constantly copying miniscule handwriting of teachers on overhead projectors.  I wore glasses for five years...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 15, 2009

    Anyone else wear hard contacts?

    I have worn them for years. They are the only way I can archive good vision. People cringe at the thought of hard plastic in their eyes, to me they are the best invention ever. Am I the only one still wearing them?
    jzdriver jzdriver
    51-55, M
    Jul 4, 2014

    I Love Circle Lenses

    I'm addicted to them seriously. They're like crack lol. I love them because they look more natural than regular American colored contacts which can look too fake at times. People always think that this is my natural eye color and in pictures your eyes will look so amazing. They...
    LoverInTheClouds LoverInTheClouds
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 9, 2010

    Just Started Wearing Them At 35

    I ham 35 yearsold and had worn glasses ever since I was about 9 or 10. I had never even thought about getting contacts until this past summer when my eye doctor suggested it. I tried soft contacts first but had one problem after another so my doctor suddested I switch to hard or...
    charliew charliew
    41-45, M
    Jan 19, 2010

    My First Time...

    Ha! I remember getting contacts. I was so happy that I could shed the glasses and look normal again. I remember the eye doctor. The building looked like a cabin and the doctor was very nice. Once they ordered the kind I needed, I went back to get them put in. I had never...
    deleted deleted
    Nov 15, 2007

    Beware Of Quicklens.com.au

    Well guys, on the topic of contact lenses, just thought I'd let you know never to buy contact lenses online from quicklens.com.au. They fail to tell you when you purchase that they are an overseas company and that you will not be provided with their provider number and so will...
    jess789 jess789
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Mar 22, 2010

    I Wear Soft Contact Lenses

    I've been using contact lenses for about 3 years. I love how it makes my eyes appear larger, even without eye make-up. I use it more often but there was a time when my eyes got irritated so i stopped using them for a month. after that i would buy new pair of lenses more often...
    aerys aerys
    18-21, F
    Nov 10, 2012


    I wear contact lenses sometimes, I know I look more beautiful without them but I don't feel so comfortable with them :/   My eyes get so dry and tired and I end up having a headache... but I think it's because of the lenses, not because of me.
    Vaiolet Vaiolet
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 17, 2008
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