There are few things worse than traveling somewhere and realizing that your contacts feel uncomfortable in your eyes and you can't get to your eye care supplies. Whenever you travel, if you are a contact lens wearer, you have to plan ahead. As you are preparing for long flights, road trips, or any journey lasting more than a couple of hours, you'll want to make sure you are fully prepared for any eye-related situation you may encounter.
To help you prepare, we'll share some of our go-to tips for contact lens wearers that are planning a trip anytime soon. A stress-free journey is a great journey.
It may sound silly to "pack for your eyes," but it truly is essential so that you don't find yourself in a bind and unable to see. You don't want to find yourself somewhere unfamiliar with the inability to see what's around you. To help keep you from this unsettling situation, here is what we suggest you pack:
If you happen to wear daily disposable lenses, you'll want to pack:
Traveling can be made much easier if you have daily lenses, but if that's not an option for you then you'll just need to be a little more prepared.
There are a few things to keep in mind about eye care while traveling, including:
Are you in need of prescription contact lenses, glasses, sunglasses, or goggles before an upcoming trip? Schedule an appointment with us and we'll get you what you need!