You will need
- - packing paper napkins or clean handkerchief;
- - artificial tears;
- - glass for eye wash.
Before removing the foreign body, wash your hands. Select a place with good lighting and inspect eyes in the mirror. Perhaps the fallen eyelash is not yet entered on the mucosa. It can gently remove with your fingers or a corner of a clean handkerchief.
If a cursory examination the eyelash is not detected, maybe it is the water century. Carefully remove the lower eyelid. Armed with a clean handkerchief or paper tissue. Fold the handkerchief and handed it to area fallen eyelash. Wet hair will stick to the dry cloth. Remove it.
If you wear contact lenses eyelash can stick to them. Remove the lens, look at her. Discover the eyelash, remove it, rinse the lens with a disinfectant solution and insert it back. If the lens was nothing in it, place it in the container with the solution and carefully inspect the eyes – eyelash remained on the mucous membrane.
You see the hair on the mucosa of the eyes? Do not try to remove it immediately, you better try to move it to the edge of the eyelid naturally. Close your eyes and easily massage the eyelid with your fingers in the direction of the nose. Open your eyes and remove the eyelash area of the handkerchief or napkin.
Much more difficult when the foreign body falls under the upper eyelid. Blinked – perhaps the balance will go down and it can be removed.
If all the manipulations do not help, try to wash the eyes. Type in a special glass or in a small pile of clean drinking water to the brim. Attach the glass to the face so that her eyes were completely submerged in water. Several times, open and close it. Eyelash wash off with water. Instead of plain water for rinsing eyes can use saline solution from the drugstore or a special liquid for contact lenses.
If the removal process was delayed, the eye can be irritated. Sedate him, then under the eyelid artificial tears. After some time the redness and discomfort will disappear.
In any case, do not use sharp or hard tools – toothpicks, tweezers, and other things. One careless movement – and you can get a serious injury.
Advice 2: How to remove a lens
Contact lenses have become an excellent replacement points: comfortable, discreet, efficient. They are not as harmful as glasses, as they provide a good overview on all sides, without limiting the vision. Their only drawback, especially noticeable on first use, is the difficulty in putting on and taking off. Although to put the lens on the eyes of many is a difficult task, the problems when removing it with eye can cause panic, painful and discomfort.
You will need
- clean and dry the hands;
- eye drops for contact lenses.
Don't panic. First and foremost, before you remove the lens, you need to calm down. Shaking hands and frantically blinking eye will not help.
Thoroughly wash and dry your hands with towel or cloth, lint-free. Hands should be washed with soap or other cleanser. In any action with contact lenses hands should be clean, as it affects the health of the eye.
If the lens is visible in the eye, follow the instructions received from the physician contactology or printed on the package from contact lenses. According to the most convenient and popular way, you need the middle finger of the left hand (if you're right handed) to lift the upper eyelid, preferably with lashes, and middle finger of the right hand pull down the lower eyelid to gain access to the lens.
The pad of the index finger put on the lower edge of the lens. The forefinger and thumb of the right hand remove the lens from the eye, making a kind of "pinch" or hold the lens between the fingers.
If this procedure doesn't help, put the eyes with special eye drops for contact lenses. Blinked and repeat the procedure. If the lens is visible on the eye, no problem with clean and dry fingers will not occur because it cannot adhere to the eye.
If the lens is not visible, perhaps it fell into the space between the eyelid and eyeball. In this case, drip eye drops for lenses and do simple exercises for the eyes: spin eyes with closed eyelids, blinked, drag your finger across the century. The maximum pull on the eyelids and look for her. If the lens came in a visible place, repeat the third paragraph of the user.
Contact your doctor or contactology if all of the manipulation do not help. Further unsuccessful attempts to pull the lens can injure the eye, the doctor as professionally and quickly pull the lens.
When removing lenses eyes spontaneously closed. If the middle finger to grab the lashes to get the lens will be easier.