Special Effects Colored Contacts Review

Did you know that plenty of special effects colored contacts designs have chosen to fit each character in horror and fantasy movies?

Among the Lord of the Ring characters, who scares you most and who amazes you so much? Of all the Harry Potter artists who shocked you to death and made your jaws dropped in bewilderment? Lord of the Ring fans and Harry Potter fanatics will surely take their hats off the special effects director.

These two films must have frightened millions of movie watchers around the world with its stunning special make-up effects done on their artists.

Special Effects Colored Contact Lens Designs and Materials

The designs of special effects contact lenses varied and can be customized according to the preference of the users. Special effects contact lenses worn by artists are intended to cover the natural color of their eyes. These provide the desired look to make each character interesting and downright convincing.

The make–up director of films like Star Wars, Terminators, Alien and Predators have their artists wore customized special effects contact lenses. Interestingly, the designs available in the market are as convincing as those worn in the above movies.

Special effects contact lenses are made of silicone hydrogel material that allows the eyes get the needed oxygen while covering the eyes’ cornea. Oxygen can pass through this material without requiring the users to remove them every now and then. The thin layer of silicone hydrogel that makes up the entirety of the contact lenses makes them a delicate eye companion pieces.

As a caution, be careful when you choose  custom made lenses because most paints might cause eye irritation. Even though you’ll find many artists who paint beautiful costume lenses their safety standards are different from large manufacturers. So, unless you have a very specific lens requirement you can rely on well-known contact lens brands.

Wearing and Caring for Special Effects Colored Contacts

Enjoying the fancy of wearing special effect colored contacts is not at all that easy.  Even though these colored contacts are as safe as any other contacts but for precautionary measure purposes, you still need an eye doctor. A competent doctor should always prescribe contact lenses though intended for special effects during special occasion.

Special effect colored contacts are disposable. After their intended usage, disposing them off is just but proper. Never be tempted to extend the use of these soft contact lenses. And for safe wearing, never share your contacts with anybody, or only wear lenses that are specifically prescribed for you.

Like your ordinary soft contact lenses, special effect contact lenses need regular cleaning. These lenses need to be cleaned and disinfect with daily cleaning solutions every after use. This helps the lenses to get rid off dirt and microorganism that might cause eye infections or eye diseases. When cleaning the lenses just follow the instructions of every cleaning solution.

More Info About Special Effects Colored Contacts

Where to go to for more info about special effects colored contacts? There is no other professional to consult when planning to wear special effect contacts in the future — your eye doctor.  An ophthalmologist or optometrist in your area can help you examine your eyes and gives you the right prescription.

Don’t ever think that those artist mentioned above just wore the contact lenses all by themselves. Even though special effects colored contacts are for special occasion only without the professional advice these contact lenses might pose danger in the long run.

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Special Effects Colored Contacts Review was last modified: June 12th, 2013 by Marcelli