FAQ about eyelash extensions

Are models and celebrities the only people who get eyelash extensions?

It is true that eyelash exrtensions have gained popularity amongst actresses and models. If you look closely, you will notice they have huge eyelashes which are not achieved by mascara alone. They need longer and fuller lashes in order to be seen from a distance.

Can you use eyelash extensions on the day-to-day?

Eyelash extensions can be used everyday by anyone.
Small tip: you can achieve the “beach” lashes look by choosing, for example, longer lashes in the corner of the eye if you have a round shaped eye.

If I apply extensions, is there any risk of losing my natural lashes?

Every material used on eyelash extensions are tested and certified. The adhesive is specially made for cosmetics and does not provoke allergies.
The life cycle of our eyelashes is on average 90 days, meaning they will aways grow back after falling off.
This is why maintenance is a important part of the process.

Tips on how to extend the durability of your eyelash extensions.
  1. Avoid touching them as much as possible;
  2. Avoid water around the eye area for the first 48 hours. When in contact with eyelash extensions, water can cause the adhesive to weaken and your extensions may fall off;
  3. Avoid oil-based products;
  4. Try to sleep on your back or side;
  5. Avoid rubbing your face against your pillow;
  6. Do not use a eyelash curler.
Do the extensions only last a few days?

That depends on how you take care of them. If you do not touch your lashes and follow your specialist’s recommendations, they ought to last 3-4 weeks.

Do I have to head to the salon to remove my extensions, or can I removed them myself at home?

You can do both. At the salon we will use a special liquid for this purpose. At home you can use vegetal oil.

How do I remove make-up while having eyelash extensions?

If you need to remove make-up from your eyes, you must do this with extreme care and use a make-up remover that does NOT have oils, and preferably using q-tips.

Can I apply mascara with my eyelash extensions?

Normally you will not need mascara, once your eyelash extensions are already longer and thicket. If you feel the need to apply mascara, you should look for one specially made for eyelash extensions.

What is the lifespan of eyelash extensions?

25-30 days. Natural lashes also have a life cycle and fall off around 3-4 weeks after. The extensions will fall off along the natural lashes, because they are glued together.

Special cases

People who suffer from allergies. Even though the extensions are subjected to dermatology tests, there is a risk of allergic reaction.