We regularly receive questions about the special effect eye accessories featured on our website. Below you will find answers to the most commonly asked questions & concerns regarding the purchase and wear of special effect eye accessories from escapade.co.uk. However, if you can’t find the answer to your question listed below please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Yes, the eye accessories featured on our website are ISA approved. All the eye accessories on this website are safe to use if stored correctly. When you receive your eye accessories please ensure that you read the manufacturers instructions on how to safely store and wear them. If at any point you feel discomfort, irritation or pain in your eye please remove them immediately and consult your optician. If you have a serious visual impairment or a previous eye-related condition we recommend, for safety purposes, that you contact your optician before wearing cosmetic eye accessories.
The eye accessories featured on escapade.co.uk are designed to fit the standard eye size from the ages of 16 and up.
No, if worn correctly our eye accessories will in no way impair your vision. The part of the eye accessory that covers the pupil is translucent allowing the wearer to see clearly through the eye accessories. Please ensure that the lenses are worn and stored as suggested by the manufacturers instructions found on the package. We encourage wearers to make sure that they remove their eye accessories before taking part in any water related activities including but not limited to; swimming, showering and bathing.
Our special effect and coloured eye accessories are a soft and flexible polymer.
No, the eye accessories found here do not require an eye examination or approval from your optician as long as you have healthy eyes. However everyone should have an eye test for peace of mind. If at any point while wearing your eye accessories you experience discomfort or have a previous eye-related condition we encourage you to contact your optician before wearing our special effect eye accessories.
When unopened the product has a three year life span. If stored correctly, as per the manufacturers instructions, our eye accessories can last either 1 day or 12 months depending on the product purchased. However, we recommend that you wear them for only 90 days and for no more than 8 hours a day.
Unless stated on the product page our eye accessories come without contact solution and a case. While this may vary from product to product they are all sold individually and we explicitly state whether or not they include solution and a case. We have very reasonably priced solution and cases for eye accessories that do not come with solution and a case.
If you wear prescription lenses you must never wear eye accessories on top of them. You should never have two pairs in one eye. An alternate option is to wear the special effect eye accessories under a pair of glasses which is a safe. If you do not wish to do this, then you will need to purchase prescription colour or pattern contact lenses from your optician.
In order to successfully market and enable our customers find our wide range of products we use the terms; special effect eye accessories, colour eye accessories, and Halloween eye accessories. However, it is important to note that the range we carry are manufactured to the highest industry cosmetic standards and are deemed to be an eye accessory by UK law and not contact lenses.
No, do not sleep in your eye accessories as this could possibly deplete you eyes of oxygen which may cause pain, discomfort, or possible damage. Please ensure that you remove your lenses before going to sleep.