Eyelash Extensions New York - FAQ
1. How many natural eyelashes do we have?
There are approximately 120-140 eyelashes in each eye, but it is only an average. Sometimes it can be more than that. For instance, I counted even 220 in each eye at some of my clients.
2. How do we take care after the procedure?
The first 24 hours after the extension are the most important because the adhesive has not dried out yet. During this time you should be very careful: do not rub your eyes, do not wet them, do not go to tanning room or sauna, and also you should not sleep with your face buried in the pillow. The next day after you can do all of it (:. Comb your lashes with the special eyebrow and eyelash brush which can be bought at any cosmetic store. If you wear makeup, you should remove it very carefully using oil-free makeup removers. You should also be careful using oil-containing face creams and masks eyelash extensions ny.
3. Can I wear mascara?
The eyelash extension is made for not to wear mascara. But in case you need it you may use the non- waterproof one. The best way to remove mascara when you have the extension is just wash it away horoughly with water or at least use oil-free eye makeup remover.
4. How long does eyelash extension last?
The newest technology of eyelash extension and adhesive's unique formula provide secure adhesion of artificial lash with the natural one. Therefore the artificial eyelash does not stick out: it just falls out together with your natural lash after the end of its growth cycle. As we know, during our lifetime our lashes change as well as our hair does. One natural eyelash's lifetime period lasts approximately 70-90 days. Many people think that if the false eyelash extensions ny fall out with the natural ones - it is harmful, but this point is not true! It is absolutely normal process.
5. In-fill (Refill).
To keep your eyelash extension in perfect condition, you should get in-fills from time to time. You will define the frequency of in-fill yourself, focusing on your natural eyelashes' changing cycle frequency. I recommend to get in-fills in 2-4 weeks.
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6. What is the reason of eyelash extension's falling off?
We should remember that there are some situations which can affect the eyelashes's life cycle: pregnancy, avitaminosis, immunosuppression, any chronic disease etc. Wearing mascara, sleeping with face buried in a pillow, frequent lash-combing and rubbing eyes can also cause deplumation. Besides, if you would like to get the long eyelash extension at the time your own are short and fine, it is not recommendable to apply VERY long lashes. The best option is when the false eyelash is approximately 2-3 mm longer than the natural one.
7. Can I remove all of the false lashes at once?
In case you have to remove your lash extension, NEVER DO IT YOURSELF!!! Contact a professional, who will remove your extensions using special eyelash remover without damaging your own lashes.
8. Is it harmful to get the eyelash extensions ny?
During the process of extension the technician applies one or more very fine artificial eyelashes to each natural one. Your own eyelashes fall out gradually during a month or two, and the new and absolutely healthy lash grows instead of the fallen out one. The procedure of extension does not affect your natural eyelashes's condition at all. It is also demanded(!!) to take a break every 6 months. But in case you got your lash extension at not experienced stylist's, and during the procedure lashes were being stuck to the eyelid's skin or with bundles, or your own eyelashes were sticking together, it is not right, of course. It can harm the eyelashes' bulbs, and they will grow less and less. The weak lashes can still recover, but full recovery will take up to 2 months.
9. Can pregnant women get the extension?
The special adhesive and eyelashes I use for the extensions are non-toxic and can not cause any harm to the mother or the fetus, so you can get the lash extension during pregnancy. However, you must remember that during this period hormones in the woman's body are changed , and therefore the speed of eyelashes' changing cycle may vary unpredictably.
10. Can I wear eyelash extension with contact lenses?
There is no reason to refuse eyelash extension because the false lashes are not felt on the eyes. But in the process of extension it is recommendable to take the lens off.
11. Allergy and sensitive eyes.
Eyelash extension can cause allergy in very rare cases, because either adhesive or eyelashes made of synthetic microfiber are dermatologically tested. But! People, who are prone to allergies, can not exclude an individual intolerance to the components of adhesive! Nowadays most of people have very sensitive eyes because they spend a lot of time working at the computer and using other electronic devices. If you know that you are prone to allergic reactions or have sensitive eyes, you should better come to the stylist's in advance and get 5-10 lashes applied to your own ones for test: it will let you know if you can get a set and avoid eye redness and irritation. But if you already got the extension and your eyes got red, do not panic! Just use eyedrops which will soothe and moisturize your eyes. The redness will get out in 1-48 hours. Lash and eyebrow extensions in ny But if you do have allergy occurred , you MUST remove your lashes immediately!
12. What kind of materials are used?
Nowadays the Japanese technology of eyelash extension is very popular, and in some beauty salons they say they use real mink hear or silk in extension. Of course, this is just the promotional trick. All the materials for eyelash extensions are made of synthetic microfiber. They differ only in length, thickness and curvature. Organic materials are unsuitable for use because they can cause conjunctivitis, allergies and other side effects. All the materials for extension are subjects to certification and the strict quality control, they are absolutely safe.