Eyelash Extension Info
Eyelash Extension Info
|Posted on 12 June, 2017 at 8:45||comments (8471)|
The best part about eyelash extensions is that they’re totally customizable. You can go as dramatic or as natural as you desire.
Natural looks are achieved by using classic eyelash extensions. With classic eyelash extensions, one synthetic lash is placed on one natural lash. A lash tech can place one synthetic lash on each natural lash for a full look, or only cover about 70% of natural lashes for a lighter look.
Volume lashes give a more dramatic look. Volume lashes are app...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 12 October, 2016 at 19:25||comments (13657)|
You must be gentle with your eyelashes whether you have eyelash extensions or not. Excessive pulling, tugging or rubbing is not only hard on the delicate skin around your eyes, but can cause some natural lashes to come out prematurely, and your eyelash extension with them.
If good adhesive is used and proper technique is applied, eyelash extensions are made to stay safely adhered to your natural lashes until they shed.
|Posted on 12 October, 2016 at 19:20||comments (3601)|
Even though some clients get eyelash extensions for a special occasion or event, most love them and want to keep the look. Since you naturally shed your own lashes, you will also shed the lash extension with it. To maintain your lash extensions, it will require touch-ups, or refills, to replace them. This is a process of adding lash extensions to those new lashes that have reached the 5 to 6 week maturity level.
With proper care and m...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 12 October, 2016 at 19:15||comments (18746)|
Almost anyone can enjoy the benefit of eyelash extensions, but certain conditions can make them inappropriate for you. If one or more of the following conditions applies to you, you may not be a good candidate for eyelash extensions:
You Rub Your Eyes Frequently: You suffer from seasonal allergies or just find you have a tendency to rub your eyes excessively.
Sensitive Skin: Although eyelash extensions are not applied to the skin, allergic reactions are ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 12 October, 2016 at 19:15||comments (866)|
Since each lash extension is attached to a single eyelash, they will fall out naturally along with the natural growth cycle of each lash. We recommend a touch-up every two to four weeks.
When an inexperienced professional applies lashes, he or she often applies one synthetic lash to three to four natural lashes, causing clumps or the lash to break and fall out. In addition, your lashes might fall out if you pick at them or try to pull them out yourself, which is a big no-no. But if you ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 12 October, 2016 at 19:10||comments (1800)|
Applying a full set of lashes takes anywhere from 1-2 hours, and can be maintained year-round with touch-ups recommended every two to four weeks.
Everyone has different lashes, and depending on the condition of your own natural lashes, lash experts can only go a certain length or thickness. (This is to ensure that your own lashes remain healthy.) For example, if your natural lashes are on the shorter, thinner side, you won't be able to get a crazy, dramatic Kim Kardashian loo...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 12 October, 2016 at 19:10||comments (962)|
BEFORE:Look for a practitioner or salon that is well established and is dedicated solely to providing lash extensions as their primary business.Ask to see the products being used. Read the label of the product to check for any chemicals being used that you may be allergic to. The adhesive used should be 'pharmaceutical grade' and be safe for use on the eye area.The lashes themselves are usually advertised as synthetic, silk or mink. A softer, lighter lash such as mink will put less tensi...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 12 October, 2016 at 19:05||comments (5999)|
When you arrive, you will be asked to complete a short Client History form. I will evaluate and discuss your needs and expectations. You will be comfortably reclined on a treatment bed, with eyes closed. It's highly recommended that all eye makeup be removed prior to your appointment, but if not, it will be removed as much as possible prior to starting the procedure. Your bottom lashes will be protected with a small under eye pad. Each synthetic lash is dipped in a me...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 12 October, 2016 at 18:55||comments (1122)|
Though easy to maintain, proper care and maintenance will ensure the life of your lash extensions.
The first 48 hours are crucial for the adhesive to dry and provide a strong, durable bond. Therefore, it's very important to adhere to the following instructions:
Keep them dry. Avoid showering, washing your face with hot water or wetting your lashes.
Avoid swimming or exposure to steam, heat or saunas.
Avoid oil-based creams and lotions on, or around, the eyes.
Do ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 21 September, 2015 at 4:35||comments (1115)|
Proper maintenance for your new eyelash extensions is important for longer lasting, beautiful lashes!
Never pick, pull or rub your lashes!
Don’t get your eyelashes wet for 24 hrs after each application.
Do not curl, tint or perm your lashes while you are wearing the eyelash extensions.
Do not wear Mascrara on lashes, this will affect the bond of the adhesive.
Do not ever use waterproof mascara on eyelash extensions. The ingre...Read Full Post »