What many are unaware of with eyelash extensions is to not touch them. Your fingers secrete natural oils and constantly touching your lash extensions can cause them to loosen from your lash line and fall off. Then it’s just a waste of good money for very little effect!
What can you not do with eyelash extensions?
Don’t: Touch them! Avoid plucking, pulling, yanking and twisting your lashes. If you need them gone, book in for a professional removal to have them removed safely. If not you can damage your natural lashes causing baldness (no thanks!)
Why you shouldn’t pick your lash extensions?
Lashes shouldn’t be too long or heavy as they can fall out and take your natural lashes along with them. Do not pick lash extensions off. Picking off your lash extensions will cause damage to your own lashes. … This will keep your extensions lasting longer.
When should I touch up my eyelash extensions?
We recommend getting a touch up every 2 to 3 weeks. If you wait too long your eyelash extensions will fall out and you will require a full set. Your natural eyelashes fall off every 45 – 60 days due to the natural growth cycle and are naturally replaced with the growth of a new eyelash.
Can I get eyelash extensions wet?
Avoid getting your lash extensions wet
You should try to avoid getting your new lashes wet within the first 48 hours. The water will react with the eyelash extension glue and cause a flash cure. … It’s a myth that you should never get your eyelash extensions wet once having a new set, in-fact quite the opposite!
Is it normal for eyelash extensions to fall out after 2 days?
If the humidity is very high during your lash appointment, the adhesive may set too quickly. If the adhesive sets before the extension attaches to the natural lash then there will be poor adhesion and the lash will eventually just pop off after a day or two.
How do you sleep with eyelash extensions?
Resting your head and lashes on a silk pillowcase is ideal when you have eyelash extensions. Not only will it allow your lashes and the extensions themselves to glide on the surface while you sleep, but you will also avoid any lashes getting caught or pulled like when you use a cotton pillowcase.
Why do my lash extensions only last a week?
Your lash extensions only last a week!
This often happens when not enough lash extensions have been applied. If you think you’ve found the cheapest technician around then the chances are they aren’t spending enough time during the appointment to provide a long lasting, full lash effect.
Do lash extensions ruin your eyelashes?
“Lash extensions alone will not ruin your lashes,” says Richardson. “Damage to the natural lashes is the result of improper application, or the stylist not selecting the correct type of lash for an existing natural lash.
Can your eyelashes grow back?
As an adult, you might be less excited to notice your eyelashes falling out. It’s natural to wonder if they will ever grow back. But, just like hair on your head, eyelashes grow, fall out, and regrow again in a natural cycle.