7 Tips for Halloween Safety

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Buy decorative contact lenses only from authorized distributors

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Contact lenses are medical devices regulated by the Food and Drug Administration. Halloween stores, flea markets and salons are a few of the many unauthorized vendors that illegally sell contacts with the false claim that one size fits all. These lenses can lead to scratches and infections of the cornea, pink eye, decreased vision and even blindness. Read these FDA tips to learn how to buy lenses that are safe for you.

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