1. Your eyes need a break! Studies have shown that the risk for adverse events from contact lens wear decreases when contact lenses are removed more often. Glasses encourage frequent contact lens removals.
2. If you do have a contact lens related adverse event, you can’t wear your contact lenses. Many adverse events can be treated very effectively with ocular medications; however, it is not safe to wear your contact lenses during treatment. Glasses prevent the added inconvenience of not being able to see during the therapy period.
3. Glasses provide a different look to your wardrobe. Let’s face it. A trendy pair of glasses can really update your appearance.