Concerning Personal Aesthetics
Somepeople feel the need to blend in with the crowds,while others need to stick out. For the sake of clarity, this article is concerned with the ones whose true nature is to stand out andexpress a part of their personalities (in this case) via personalaesthetics in some drastic and unorthodox way.
Thismay involve a variety of modifications, such as body art, say, ink,piercings, sub-dermal implants, scarification, etc. or simply asomewhat high-maintenance hairstyle.
Butit may also involve the use of colored contact lenses. Which isprecisely the topics of this article.
What do contact lensesdo and how do they work?
Contactlenses are lenses which are designed to fit over the cornea of theeye. They are used for one out of three reasons: corrective, therapeutic or cosmetic.
Overthe past one hundred years during which contact lenses have been inuse, the technology regarding the subject has iterated many times andthe resulting evolution of the lenses has brought about new ways ofas well as reasons for using them. In particular, this means that thecontact lens is nowadays not only a lot smoother, softer and lighterthan it used to be, but also serves a broader range of functions –that is to say purposes. For example, nowadays, there is a number ofcontacts which are designed to improve the vision as well as manage anumber of therapeutic treatments alongside that aid.
But ever since the dawn of the colored contact lens, not only people inneed of some air or treatment can make use of contacts. That is tosay that these may bring about purely aesthetic details, and can bedivided into the following categories: those which enhance thenatural eye color, those who brighten it and those who completelychange it.
Contactswhich enhance the eye color are designed primarily for people withlight colored eyes. Namely, their goal is to enhance what is alreadythere by means of amplifying the color in a fashion. This is done byallowing additional illumination and adding intensity to the existingcolor. These contacts typically come in blue, gray or green.
Thesecond type are the pearlescent color contact lenses. These willbrighten the eye color by adding luminescence, which may in turn makethem appear more vibrant and intense. There is a variety of shades topick from as well as additional "effects" such as shimmeror sparkle.
Andlastly, colored contacts may be used to make a bold and somewhat moredramatic personal aesthetic statement. These may be used tocompletely change the eye color or even project an unnatural eyecolor (such as purple) or even an image on their surface. These areeven suitable for people with naturally dark eyes, wanting to try outa brighter tone.