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Improper Use of Decorative Contact Lenses May Haunt You (video)

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Decorative contact lenses may be most popular around Halloween, but they are a safety concern year round. In this Consumer Update video FDA's James Saviola, O.D., reminds us that when purchased without a prescription and an eye exam, decorative contact lenses can cause serious injuries or even blindness.