FAQ - Eyelash Extensions
WHAT ARE EYELASH EXTENSIONS?
The Lash Extensions used at Luxaderm are synthetic Mink, or Silk and are applied individually to the natural lash, with an medical grade adhesive.
HOW LONG DO THEY USUALLY LAST?
A full set will last anywhere from 4-6 weeks, depending on the individual. We recommend getting a fill anywhere between 2.5-3 weeks
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO APPLY THEM?
Our lash artists can apply a beautiful Full Classic Set of lashes in 3 hours, a Volume Set in 3.5 hours. We ask you to generally plan on 2 hours for a fill as well. We like to remove any grown out lashes, clean them up, and make your lashes look like brand new every time you come in, this will ensure the retention and life of your extensions.
CAN I WEAR MAKEUP WITH MY LASHES?
Yes, although we ask you to not wear any mascara or oil based products, as it will shorten the life of your lash extensions. It will be in your best interested to purchase an oil free makeup remover such as Micellar water to remove any makeup. We also ask you to not use eyelash curlers.
We will have Lash Bath available for purchase that is an oil free cleanser that is formulated specifically to work with your lash extensions to use to clean your eyelash extensions.
WILL LASH EXTENSIONS DAMAGE MY NATURAL LASHES?
No! When applied properly, with perfect isolation and weight eyelash extensions will not harm your natural lashes.
Our lash artist are all experienced and certified, the most important thing to them is the integrity of your natural lash. During your initial consultation they will evaluate your natural lashes to ensure you get the lashes that work best for your natural lashes so that you will never have damage or breakage!
HOW DO I CARE FOR MY LASH EXTENSIONS?
Do not get the lashes wet for the first 24-48 hours including:
Eye Makeup Remover
This is crucial to get the best retention possible!
Brush your lashes straight as needed, but never when they are wet!
No oil based products
Do not touch, play with, or pick at your Lashes!
Do not use lash curler on them.
WHAT SHOULD I DO BEFORE MY LASH APPOINTMENT?
Thoroughly wash your eyes with oil free face wash or eye makeup remover
Do not wear any eye make-up, but if you do we have remover here!
Do not curl lashes