Is this the way you view wearing eyeglasses? It is very common for a contact lens wearer to believe that they don't need glasses. Often, their entire reason for wearing contact lenses is to avoid having to wear them.
That being so, nothing could be further from the truth.
All contact lens wearers, especially those who have difficulty functioning without their contacts in, NEED to have a spare set of specs!
Why? A number of reasons: There are times when a person can't wear contact lenses, whether for medical reasons, comfort, or convenience. Contact lens wearers also need eye protection, and contact lenses may not be suitable for your needs at all times.
Okay, so now you admit that you need a pair of glasses, whether it be a backup for your contact lenses, a pair of sunglasses, a set of readers, or all three.
Where can you get a some good discount eyewear? What about buying them online? Is it safe to order prescription glasses online?
Eyeglasses present a different problem when ordering online. While they are not going to physically harm your eyes if not fitted properly, like contact lenses can, they do present a number of other difficulties.
Find out the risks involved if you are planning on ordering your eye wear online, when it may be safe to do so, and when you shouldn't.