Not all of us are blessed with beautiful eyes and long, heavy and dark lashes. To make them fluffy, most women use mascara to increase the volume of lashes and make them look more attractive. However, it adds an extra dimension to your eyelashes, the only problem with this is, that it is a temporary solution.
Women need to put on eye makeup or mascara whenever they need to go to a party and wish to carry an extraordinary look. Putting heavy eye make-up each time when you step out is irritating! It takes extra practice, time and, of course, a high-quality mascara that can take a toll on your pocket. Would you agree to this?
So what to do to extend your thin and dull lashes that would not put pressure on your pocketand save time? A beauty procedure called Eyelash Extensions is all you need. In this procedure, individual artificial lashes glue to your natural lashes. It is a safe and effective cosmetic treatment designed to give your eyes a stunning appearance without makeup. It gives you a natural look and can last 6-8 weeks. This is why it is called semi-permanent treatment.
The durability of the eyelash extensions entirely depends on the quality of the eyelash extensions and the way you take care of them. It is getting extensively popular among women as they are highly efficient, cost-effective and gives your eyes a flutter look.
After hair extension and nail extension, now eyelash extension! What’s next? We will update you on every new procedure. But right now, we will tell you everything about the eyelash extensions that you should know.
Types Of Eyelash Extensions
There are several eyelash extensions, such as B-curl, C-curl, D-curl and L+ Curl. You can choose your type according to your needs and requirements.
- B-Curl ━ It is the most natural-looking type of extension, especially suitable for those with straight lashes and who wish for a little lift in the eyelashes.
- C-Curl ━ Type C-curl fits almost all types of eyes. That’s why it is the second most popular of all types of extensions. If you have thin eyelashes and would love them to appear fuller, C-curl is the ideal choice for you.
- D-Curl ━ It is the best type of eyelash for those who have naturally curled eyelashes and want to achieve a dramatic look.
- L and L+ Curl ━ L and L+ Curve is the flat base and lifts upwards. It is suitable for those who have single eyelids, hooded eyes, and lashes pointing downwards and straight.
As you know about types of eyelash extensions, let’s learn how to pick the right eyelash extension.
How To Pick The Right Eyelash Extension?
Choosing the right eyelash extensions and the studio is easier said than done. This is the main reason why you need a guide and a professional artist to get this done. The best studio or experienced artist can help you choose the most suitable eyelash extension and guide you on your lash journey. Here are more things to know about eyelash extensions before getting it done.
Like any other cosmetic product and treatment, eyelash extensions are not one-size-fits-all. For example, people with skin allergies or any other type of infection should not try this as it would cause harm to the skin and eyes. So whenever you book your appointment, make sure to consult your doctor or makeup artist and tell them everything about your health condition. This is the first thing that one should keep in mind before getting the eyelash extension.
Another thing is choosing the right extension for your eyes. Even after knowing about different types of eyelash extensions, you need to know what type will best fit your eyes for a stunning and natural look. Below-mentioned are the things you should consider about your eyes.
- The size of the eyes
- Colour of your eyes
- You are not allergic to the synthetic products like adhesive glue
- Your tolerance
- Your eye shape
- The length, curl, volume and colour of your natural lashes
- Orientation of your eyes
- The type of your eyelids
All these points can help you to choose the right eyelash extensions. If you still do not have any idea about it, don’t worry, your makeup artist will help you in choosing the right eyelash extension according to your type.
How To Take Care Of Eyelash Extensions?
Eyelash extensions enhance your appearance, therefore, it is crucial to take good care of them to maintain this look for a long.
After getting eyelash extensions, avoid water, heat and hot tubs for at least 48 hours or the time suggested by your studio. It will help the glue to set properly. Also, watch out for any type of sensitivity or reaction like itching or redness within the 24 hours of getting eyelash extension. If you experience any signs, consult immediately with a doctor or inform your studio.
Hopefully, this guide will help you get the right eyelash extensions.