We’ve all been there: you’ve run out of contacts and are rummaging through your drawers, looking for a spare blister pack. You grab it, thinking it’s all sorted, but realise the pack has an expiration date on it. You quickly click on your calendar app to check the date, then back on the pack and realise: it’s expired.
And then come the questions: why do contact lenses expire? Can I use expired contact lenses? What do I do if I’ve used them? How can I tell if they’ve expired? We feel you - stay tuned, and we’ve got answers to all of your worries.