Why do I get infection after wearing silicone hydrogel lenses?

Contact lens wearer who are not particular with cleanliness and hygiene of their contact lenses, will tends to have the higher chances of getting an infection.

Why?

Silicone hydrogel lenses material is good, in terms of, allowing 5x more oxygen entering the eyes. However, silicone hydrogel material prone to attract more dirt. Thus, contact lens wearers who do not practice the proper hygiene care will easily get infection after wearing silicone hydrogel lenses.

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