4 Reasons You Should Consider Vision Correction This Summer


It’s finally summertime! There’s nothing quite like the sunny days filled with outdoor activities enjoyed with friends and family during summer.

But one thing you may not consider about summer is that it’s also the perfect time to correct your vision. Correcting your refractive errors with LASIK or another procedure can make your summer even better.

Do you doubt that correcting your eyesight can make this summer even more enjoyable? Keep reading to see why this is the perfect time to have your vision fixed!

Have Some Fun in the Sun

Summer is all about having fun outside and enjoying the warm weather. But summer activities can be tricky if you wear glasses or contacts.

Take swimming, for example. If you wear glasses, it’s safest to take them off when you swim, so you don’t lose them, but then you can’t see!

And wearing contacts in water is a sure way to get chlorine or saltwater stuck under the lenses. With better vision, you won’t have to worry about those things because you’ll have total visual freedom!

Most vision correction procedures only take a couple of weeks to recover from. So if you get it now at the beginning of summer, you can enjoy all kinds of summer activities to the fullest for most of the season! 

Travel in Style

Traveling can be a lot of fun, but it’s also stressful. One way to take a lot of stress out of travel is eliminating the need for glasses or contacts.

Doing so simplifies packing and means you won’t have to worry about losing anything. Say goodbye to the fear of being unable to see in a foreign country!

Not only that, but you’ll have more freedom in what you can wear on the go! Without relying on prescription lenses, you can style your traveling outfits with all kinds of chic sunglasses.

Just make sure you only buy pairs that block out ninety-nine percent of UV light so you keep your eyes safe!

Get Ahead of Seasonal Allergies

If you experience your worst allergies in the fall, getting vision correction in the summer can help you have a better autumn. That’s because if you wear contacts, they may be making your allergies worse.

Allergens like pollen and dander stick to contact lenses, making it impossible to get relief until you take out the lens and rinse your eyes. But without contacts, you may find your annual hay fever isn’t as bad.

And with corrected vision, you’ll still be able to see without resorting to glasses. If you fix your eyesight this summer, your eyes will heal before the allergy season even starts!

Be Ready for a New School Year

Whether you’re a college student, teacher, or parent, the school year can bring a lot of excitement and stress. But having clear vision can cut a lot of that stress and leave more room for learning!

If you live in a dorm, you won’t have to spend as much time in a shared bathroom changing your contacts. If you’re a teacher, you can prepare more for the busy school year.

And if you’re a parent, you’ll have more freedom to adapt and work around your kids’ schedules. After a summer of fun, coming back to school with your best vision ever sets you and your students up for success!

Are you ready to have the visual freedom that vision correction procedures provide? Schedule a consultation at Berg-Feinfield Vision Correction in Sherman Oaks, CA, to discuss which procedure is best for you!