What causes poor lash retention?
Makeup – Using the wrong eye makeup can be the worst culprit to lash retention. Many eyeliners have oils in them that can cause the bases of the lash extensions to pop or clump. Mascaras can cause volume fans to clump and adhesives to soften.
Why don’t my lash extensions have good retention?
The artist must control the lash room environment or the adhesive can act out and not bond properly. Sometimes there can be an issue of not enough adhesive being used. Also, the artist could have missed prepping the lash before applying the extensions.
How can I improve my eyelash business?
Eyelash Extension Sales Tips
- Create business cards with a $5 off coupon on the back of the card. …
- Partner up with wedding planners or wedding photographers and ask them to recommend you to upcoming brides. …
- Create a good atmosphere. …
- Give away a full set of new eyelash extensions to a charity auction.
Do eye drops affect eyelash extensions?
The use of eye drops immediately after lash application can interfere with a complete bond of the lash extension. The excessive moisture does not allow the glue to dry properly.
Why are my clients lashes not lasting?
There is one main reason for this and that is that you may be using the wrong adhesive for your speed and environment. In short, if the adhesive is setting too quickly, it will set before a proper bond can form with the clients natural lash, which means poor retention.
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.
Is it normal for eyelash extensions to fall out on the first day?
Extensions are attached to lashes that are at the middle of last stage in their cycle and there is no way to know the exact time that the a lash will shed naturally, so it is not uncommon for a freshly extended lash to shed the day of the application.
How much does it cost to start up a lash business?
You will need a minimum of $30,000 – $40,000 to get your business off the ground. Many new salon owners get financing for a good portion of the opening costs.
What is a lash party?
Walk up to a private party of up to 4 of your friends to a day of lash extensions, drinks, snacks and fun. Each person will get an individual assesment of what lashes best fits them from our selection of lashes.
What soothes irritated eyes from eyelash extensions?
If your eyes feel mildly irritated after having lash extensions added, there are several things you can try at home to relieve the discomfort.
- cold compresses.
- topical hydrocortisone cream.
- allergy eye drops.
- oral antihistamine products.
Why do my eyes swell after eyelash extensions?
What does an allergic reaction look like? Clients who develop an allergic reaction to their eyelash extension adhesives will typically experience swelling and itching of the eyelids. These usually show up within the first 3 days (72 hours) of completion of a lash service.
How bad are eyelash extensions for you?
If applied correctly and properly, they are safe and do not ruin the health of your natural lashes. Be sure not to rub your eyes or tug or pull on the extensions because this can cause lash loss and even damage to your natural lashes. If lashes are applied properly and to each individual lash, they won’t fall out.