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3 Tasks Made Easier After LASIK

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LASIK can change your life by making it easier. Even small things that most people take for granted can be very hard for those of us who have to wear glasses.

Contacts can be even more frustrating–sometimes causing redness & irritation. Not to mention what happens if you lose one. Yikes! By choosing to get LASIK , you are choosing to be free from the hassle of contacts and glasses.

Want to change your life? LASIK can make you happier, more secure, and more comfortable! Keep reading for a few ways LASIK makes your life easier.


Cleaning your home can take quite a bit of effort. There are shelves to dust, floors to sweep, and surfaces to wipe down. Naturally, you can become quite a mess while cleaning.

After a long cleaning session in the bathroom, your glasses are all fogged up. You’re sweaty and the last thing you want to deal with is your smudged glasses!

Imagine this: you’re scrubbing the toilet and your glasses fall off your face. They could end up on the floor, where they get scratched. Or…they could even fall right into the toilet! Yikes. Bypass the stress of cleaning with glasses falling off your face by getting LASIK. It’s so much simpler!


If you’re an outdoorsy person, you may have an interest in making your yard look as nice as possible. It’s a great idea to get outdoors. Growing your own plants can be fun, fulfilling, and can save you money. Who doesn’t love fresh tomatoes, cucumbers, or lettuce at their fingertips?

If you spend lots of time outside then you need to wear 100% UV protected sunglasses. Sunlight can be devastating on the eyes. Sure, you could buy prescription sunglasses, but they aren’t cheap!

Or you could try the sunglasses you can put over your glasses. But the most likely scenario: your expensive glasses and your sunglasses will fall off because they just don’t seem to fit right.

Now your eyes are absorbing damaging UV rays and your gardening is the least of your worries. When you get LASIK, you can wear UV protected sunglasses that will fit just right!

Waking Up

While some of us may be excited to start the day, many others always seem to need “10 more minutes”.

One thing that’s common after LASIK is being more refreshed when you wake up in the morning. We think it has something to do with the fact that you can see instantly when you wake up! I mean, you may not want to see your alarm clock when you wake up…but at least you can!

No more fumbling for your glasses, or feeling your way to the bathroom blindly. Say goodbye to dealing with putting in your contacts and struggling.

Did you put them in right? Are they inside out? Did you blink and then lose a contact lens down the drain? These are real worries!

And you can stop worrying after LASIK because you’re free. No more glasses. No more contacts. Just you, your eyes, and beautiful clear vision.

Ready to put the frustrations of glasses and contacts behind you once and for all? Schedule a LASIK consultation at Eye Surgical Associates in Bloomington, IL today!

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