Quick-reading eyelash extensions carry risks. Eyelash extensions can stress out natural lashes and cause them to fall out. Allergic reactions, infections and dry eyes are also possible. If you're going to do it anyway, choose lashes that aren't too long or too heavy.
Eyelash extensions are expensive and require maintenance, but they give the eyes a natural volume that makes mascara unnecessary. To avoid damaging natural lashes, eyelash extensions should be carefully selected (length and thickness) and correctly applied to one natural eyelash at a time. Since each of your lashes is in a different phase of the growth cycle, you'll start to see a more sparse appearance after two to four weeks as new natural lashes appear and lashes that had an extension on them begin to fall out. In addition, silk eyelashes are also completely hypoallergenic; if you are allergic to animal hair, you may experience an allergic reaction to mink.
We look at the side effects of eyelash lifts or eyelash perms, which are more likely to affect skin and eyelashes. But with proper application, eyelash extensions won't ruin your natural lashes, Richardson says. Most good eyelash serums contain conditioning and stimulating ingredients, which can improve your lashes when used continuously. To keep your eyelash extensions in perfect condition, you should gently brush them with a coil from time to time and then apply a conditioning serum.
Asako (left) and Naoko (right) are certified eyelash stylists and the owners of Divine Lashes, a site for eyelash lovers to meet and learn more about eyelash extensions and stretches. Extensions are expensive and even if you do everything you need to do when it comes to aftercare, it's quite possible that you'll suffer damage to your natural lashes, such as breakages and falls. The process lasted an hour and a half (which is normal, as I have been told) and I came out with naturally looking wavy lashes. Next, two eyelash experts, a dermatologist and a plastic surgeon discuss everything you need to know about eyelash extensions, from finding the right eyelash artist to costs, risks and everything in between.
She is continuously increasing her knowledge as a technique and as an educator by collaborating with the best eyelash artists from all over the world. Eyelash extensions that are properly applied, properly chosen taking into account the weight that natural and properly cared for eyelashes can withstand, guarantee a healthy eyelash line. Classic extensions are applied in a one-to-one ratio, meaning that an extension is applied to each natural eyelash.