5 things Contact Lens Wearers Should Know

1. It is safe to wear contact lenses during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Ensure good hygiene. Wash your hands before insertion and removal of contact lenses. Forgetting this step could result in eye infections or other problems.

2. Buy Contact Lenses Online and Save!

You can buy contact lenses online at The Optical Superstore or in-store. Check our website for popular contact lens brands such as Alcon, Bausch & Lomb, CooperVision and Johnson & Johnson. Free Shipping for Online Orders.

3. Optometrists recommend yearly check-ups for regular contact lens wearers

An optometrist who co-locates in an Optical Superstore practice encourages regular contact lens wearers to have consultations every year. Consultations for contact lenses wearers aim to check the overall health of your eyes to ensure you can continue to wear contact lenses. Some people may experience things like dry eye or other eye conditions from wearing contact lenses, therefore, it is important to have regular check-ups to monitor your eye health and for your continued use and renewals of contact lens prescriptions. to check your eye health.

4. Do you have Private Health Insurance with Extras Cover?

The Optical Superstore accepts all Private Health Fund claims. You can use your private health insurance extras cover to purchase prescription contact lenses and coloured prescription contact lenses. Claimable on HICAPS at collection in-store. Subject to the conditions of your health cover.

5. Sore eyes?

If your eyes become red, inflamed or sore take your contact lenses out and swap to wearing your glasses. If symptoms persist or you are concerned book an appointment with an optometrist.

Did you know!

Multifocal Contact Lenses exist?

An Optometrist who co-locates at an Optical Superstore
practice can prescribe Multifocal Contact Lenses for the
right candidate. Book an appointment today to learn
more about your options for multifocal contact lenses*.


The Optical Superstore has developed a COVID-19 hygiene policy and procedure to ensure the highest levels of sanitization and hygiene in our stores for the safety of our customers and staff. Sanitiser and masks are available for your use in-store. Physical Distancing is practised within The Optical Superstore.


Terms and Conditions

Depending on your prescription professional fees for your contact lens eye test may apply*. Ask in-store for more details.

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