"Lindsay Lohan wore violet contact lenses while filming Liz and Dick," reports Monsters and Critics. "The Mean Girls actress underwent a huge transformation to play Dame Elizabeth Taylor in the new film, including changing her eye colour to match those of the late actress. New York Post columnist Cindy Adams revealed: 'Lindsay's yellow hair, red hair, auburn hair got dyed dark for the film. But what you don't know is, she was fitted with violet-coloured contact lenses.'" Read more.
The problem is so serious that the FDA has issued a second PR warning about cosmetic contact lenses: " It is so serious that the FDA has issued public
alerts via social media, directing their pleas directly to fans of the
vampire-themed films. The FDA statements warned that many non-regulated
costume lenses are prone to causing eye infections and possible
blindness. The alarm was set when a recent Twilight-themed costume competition was held in Texas to celebrate the release of the film
series’ final installment later this year." Read more.