All you need to know about lash extensions.
Who doesn’t want to wake up every morning looking beautiful without wearing any makeup? Eyelash extensions is a truly fantastic treatment which will make you feel confident in any situation. But before you consider about getting the procedure, let`s take a look at pros and cons of eyelash extensions.
What is it??
Eyelash extensions are individual mink, silk or synthetic lashes which attaches to your own lashes with a special medical adhesive. This treatment is fully customizable and you may choose the length,thickness and curl yourself. It`s worth to say, that extended lashes could look very realistic or more dramatic, it`s just a matter of preference.
Can you still wear makeup?
Eyelash extensions with make your natural lashes looks fuller, longer and thicker. It will definitely will enhance your eyes, give a look of wearing mascara and even an illusion of eyeliner. Despite this you still may want to use some eyeshadows or/and eyeliner. This is possible if aware of using the right makeup remover, which should be oil free. It is also not recommended to use mascara on top of your extension as it will damage it.
Is it harmful for your natural lashes?
When eyelash extensions are first removed, you might feel that your lashes are damaged, but most likely this is just a confusion, because your natural lashes will look shorter and thinner just like it looked before the extension (sad truth). This treatment is not harmful for your lashes unless you try to take it off yourself. So if play the rules, you may do eyelash extensions for several years without removing it.
How long do they last?
Actually, your eyelash extensions will last much longer as you might think. It is really depends on how you take care of it. Typically, it lasts about 2-3 weeks, but if you will be very careful with it, you may have it for up to a month when it will naturally fall out.
How semi-permanent lash extension different from temporary strip lashes?
Although, to set you semi-permanent eyelashes you need to go to professional and pay more money than for a set of strip lashes, which you can buy in any pharmacy or a beauty products store, eyelash extensions are worth the money and and effort as it will last weeks longer and look better. There is also a difference a the method of applying them.Strip lashes are one time use and adheres directly to the skin. Lash Extensions are applied individually to your natural lashes. This method is obviously gives the lashes more realistic look.
How to take care of it?
With eyelash extensions it is very recommended to avoid water and oily products on the eyes. Good advice is to gently brush it in the morning, after a shower and before going to bed, it will help to avoid a messy look of it.
Important to know, that no matter how much you want to brush your eyelashes right after shower, wait till the lashes are dry, so you don`t damage them.
How to remove it?
There is only one way to remove your eyelashes – it must be done by a professional. Some specialists will use the solution which removes the glue, while others remove it simply with a use of tweezers. This procedure is painless and quick.
How much does it cost?
The first set of eyelashes could cost from $100 to 400, which could seem pricey. But no need to worry as all the following treatments will cost only about $60, which is a very reasonable price for a touchup. You will have to go for a refill every 2-4 weeks in order.
In conclusion, it is worth noting how important is to find a truly professional who is able to pick up an individual eyelash extensions set specially for you.
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