That is because your Ciliary Muscles and Crystalline Lenses have not had to do much, if any, focusing.It is very likely that your Ciliary Muscles are very weak.So the other 3 must not be too bad if the are getting their full prescription right away.Did the doctor say when they need to wear their glasses? Are they looking forward to it or are they complaining about having to start wearing glasses? If they said a week you should expect a call sooner than that.With external correction using either glasses or contact lenses, your brain gets high quality images from your eyes and the image processing is no longer necessary.I usually takes a few days for your brain to stop correcting the images, which you are noticing.If that become a problem, let me know and I will offer some suggestions on how to build up your Ciliary Muscles so they can focus effortlessly.
So I slip them on for those activities and take them off afterwards. I just like seeing things clearly but I dont want my eyes to deteriorate especially because my optician said my first prescription is pretty high.
30calcat , Since 1980s glasses styles are coming back, I seized the opportunity to re-experience a lovely pair of glasses that I wore for years as a child: I got new lenses for them, and am loving the comfortable feeling of a heavy pair of plastic frames with big, smooth nose pads sliding up and down my nose. A Sphere prescription of -3.25 means that you have Myopia or "built in" 3.25 reading glasses.
Cactus Jack , newglasses, I thought I would take a few minutes and explain a bit about how Vision works. That in turn means that everything beyond about 31 cm or 12 inches is increasingly blurry, unless you also have some Astigmatism.
Many people think that their glasses made their vision worse, but they really do not.
If you stop wearing your glasses, which are labor saving devices for your brain, your brain can go back to correcting the images, but it will take some time and it will likely complain as you are also experiencing. Because your first prescription is -3.25 and as I mentioned above you have built in reading glasses, you may experience some problems focusing close with your glasses.