They are single strands of natural or synthetic hairs that are curved to replicate a natural lash. They're applied individually to each eyelash with a specialized non-toxic adhesive for a beautiful natural look. Eyelash extensions are perfect for that special occasion or for day-to-day wear.
Will the application be harmful to my natural lashes?
The technique/adhesive used to apply eyelash extensions ensures no harm comes to your natural lashes. Eyelash extensions are virtually weightless and will not damage your natural lash, so you can choose to wear them permanently.
What do eyelash extensions look like when applied?
With proper application, meaning one synthetic eyelash applied to one natural lash the look and feel is completely natural looking and real. No one will know you have extensions. They will just think you were born with beautiful, long and luxurious lashes!
How long will a set of eyelash extensions last?
When applied properly, eyelash extensions will last the length of the natural growth cycle of your eyelashes. Everyone's experience will differ based on day to day activities but over all fills should only be required every 3-5 weeks.
How often should I get a fill?
I recommend getting a fill every 2-4 weeks. If you wait too long your eyelash extensions will fall out and you will require a full set. A fill averages about 60-90 minutes.
Can I apply mascara to eyelash extensions?
Ideally you will not need to use mascara, as your extensions are beautiful and full on their own. If you insist upon using mascara it must NOT be waterproof and should only be applied to the very tips. Always wash all makeup off of your lovely lashes every evening.
Can I swim, shower, exercise, or visit a spa with eyelash extensions?
Yes. The bonding agent we use is waterproof and allows you to shower, swim, exercise etc. Special care is required but overall maintenance is low. We do recommend however that you do not wash your eye area for approximately 2-4 hours after the eyelash application.
How do I take care of my new eyelash extensions?
Do not get lashes wet for 2-4 hours after application
Avoid hot steam or sauna
Avoid running water directly on your lashes
Do not rub your eyes
Do not use an eyelash curler
Do not pull on your lashes (this may cause your natural lashes to come out prematurely)
How long will it take to apply extensions and how is it done?
The application process for lash extensions normally takes 1.5-3 hours.. You will lay comfortably on a zero gravity chair with your eyes closed I will then apply an under eye gel pad to cover your lower lashes. The extensions will then be applied to each individual eyelash with a specially designed bonding agent.
How do I choose the look I want?
Eyelash extensions are available in a number of lengths and thicknesses. We consult with you first to see what type of style you are interested in and we also determine what your lashes can hold in regards to length and size. Each person's lashes will vary so we take this into consideration when creating a look for you. The overall goal is for the lashes to look glamorous but natural.
Can the eyelash extension be removed?
Yes, at any time for any reason!. Please do not attempt to remove the lash extensions yourself as this will cause premature pulling out of your natural lashes.
Are eyelash extensions suitable for everyone?
Anyone of any age can have eyelash extensions applied as long as there is a natural lash to glue the extension onto. Ladies who have undergone chemotherapy (and their lashes are starting to grow back) are a great candidate as well as people who wear contact lenses and glasses.