How to remove KeraSoft® IC lenses.
The silicone hydrogel material of KeraSoft® IC is highly water retentive, resulting in a more slippery surface. To remove KeraSoft® IC lenses, some wearers prefer to use the usual “pinch off” method as they would for traditional soft contact lenses. Others prefer an alternative approach – applying lid pressure from the top and bottom using the same method as they would for a rigid gas permeable lens.
Here’s an example of lens removal.
To find out what’s best for you, ask your contact lens professional.