How to get contact lenses

Wearing contact lenses for the first time may seem daunting, but it couldn’t be simpler with Vision Express. And, thanks to technological advances, there are now contact lenses to suit most prescriptions and people of all ages, including children.

If you’re new to contact lenses, this page will help you discover how, in just a few simple steps, you could join the 4.2 million people in the UK who are already enjoying the freedom and flexibility that wearing contact lenses can offer.

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