Eyelash extensions are applied in a beauty salon and typically take less than two hours to apply. You would not be able to apply this type on eyelash extensions on your own. Individual false eyelashes are glued to your own eyelashes, one at a time. Eyelash extensions usually consist of 30-50 extensions per eye, although sometimes more extensions are used depending on your lashes and the look you are trying to achieve. The salon technician will use tweezers to hold and manipulate your lashes and the eyelash extensions.
Eyelash extensions are usually applied to the top lashes but some salons are now applying eyelash extensions to the lower lashes False eyelashes are strips of lashes that are glued to the base of your own eyelashes. The adhesive used in this process is not as strong as the one used to attach eyelash extensions. This type of eyelash enhancement is intended to be worn for a shorter period of time, like a night out with the girls!
Extensions are meant to last for a long time,usually 6-8 weeks but sometimes as long as three months. This time period varies for each person. People lose approximately 5 single lashes per week. Therefore, the more eyelash extensions you have the longer you will maintain the look of thick, full lashes. In order to keep the appearance you want, every 3-5 weeks, you should have a refill or reapplication of eyelash extensions.
Semi-Permanent Eyelash Extensions
Nearly every woman wants to improve her looks with longer, fuller eyelashes and one of the best ways to get them is by using semi-permanent eyelash extensions. Unlike the temporary lashes which just get placed on near the eyelashes and often look very fake, these extensions are individually applied to existing lashes to give them a longer, fuller look. The process is typically done by a professional in a salon because it is such a precise procedure.
Each lash has a small amount of glue and is attached directly to a natural eyelash so they never look fake at all. These high-quality eyelash extensions come in a large variety of colors as well so they can be matched perfectly to just about anyone’s natural eyelash color. From reds to browns to blacks, and several shades of each it is easy to have the extensions matched up.
How Much Time is Needed
It is important to keep in mind that since these eyelash extensions are applied individually to each of your natural eyelashes that it is somewhat time-consuming, taking about two hours to apply. Fortunately, they do last about six weeks so it is not something you’ll have to do very often. Whether you want to keep having them applied every six weeks or so, or only for special events most people agree that it is well worth the time for the great looking eyelashes.
Most women find that using these eyelash extensions ends up saving them time and effort over the course of the six weeks that they last because they no longer have This helps them get ready much more quickly in the mornings without sacrificing on the great looking eyelashes they want.
The process for having these semi-permanent eyelash extensions applied is simple and pain-free. The expert will individually apply them to your lashes one by one while you’re relaxing in a comfortable chair. Many women who get these extensions report they actually enjoy the process since they can sit back and chat with the person applying them.
Long-Lasting Eyelash Extensions
These long-lasting eyelash extensions are designed to look like natural lashes by being thicker close to the base and thinning out toward the end. They are also slightly curled up just like natural eyelashes are. With the longer length of the lashes and the natural-looking curl, it will give your eye a great natural looking ‘frame’ for your eyes which is very attractive.
Anyone looking for a great way to improve the look of their eyes without going through the time-consuming hassle of mascara and other cosmetics every morning should consider getting eyelash extensions applied. They will enjoy the long-lasting, great-looking results. In fact, many people end up getting them reapplied regularly so nobody ever even knows that they even wear false eyelash extensions. After the initial time, everyone will just assume you have beautiful, long, full eyelashes naturally and you’ll love the great-looking lashes you now have.