Frequent question: Are you supposed to wash your eyelash extensions?

Clean lash extensions last longer – lashes must be cleaned as part of your home care routine! … It’s critical you cleanse your lash extensions. Improper cleansing or avoiding cleansing all together will cause problems resulting in your lashes not lasting as long as they should.

Is it okay to wash eyelash extensions?

PLEASE DO NOT OVER WASH IF IT IS NOT NECESSARY—you can strip your eyelids of it’s natural oils and cause irritation. Oil, makeup, dirt, protein buildup, and dead skin cells cling in-between the base of the extensions and your eyelids so it is important you get rid of them to prevent any form of eye infections.

What happens if you don’t wash your lash extensions?

You may have developed Blepharitis! Blepharitis commonly occurs when the tiny oil glands of the inner eyelid become inflamed, Symptoms include red, itchy eyelids that may look greasy and crusted. If you do end up seeing a doctor he/she will probably tell you that you have an infection..

How do I fix my eyelash extensions after sleeping?

Silk Pillowcases



Resting your head and lashes on a silk pillowcase is ideal when you have eyelash extensions. Not only will it allow your lashes and the extensions themselves to glide on the surface while you sleep, but you will also avoid any lashes getting caught or pulled like when you use a cotton pillowcase.

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How often should you clean eyelash extensions?

When should you clean your lash extensions? Clean your lash extensions at least every other day – or every day if you’re an eye makeup wearer or have oily skin or eyelids. I recommend cleaning lash extensions at night to remove the days facial oils, dust, dirt and makeup.

Why do my eyelash extensions feel crunchy?

A: This can be caused by 2 reasons: 1) Oil (or some form of oil) got its way between the glue and the natural lash causing the extension to pop off without the natural lash.

How do you shower with eyelash extensions?

After the 48 hour period, you’re safe to shower again. It’s a myth that you should never get your eyelash extensions wet once having a new set, in-fact quite the opposite! Top tip: When showering, don’t position your head in the full strength of water flow. Let the water instead run down your face.

How many lash extensions fall out a day?

Before a natural lash even falls out at maturity a new lash has already started its growing phase in its place. This process is nonstop, with people shedding anywhere from 1 to 5 natural eyelashes each day. This means that you could lose 1 to 5 eyelash extensions per day.

How do you keep your eyelashes healthy with extensions?

Healthy Lashes and Long Lasting Extensions

  1. Don’t overdo the mascara. Only apply non-waterproof mascara to the ends of your lashes and clean them, if not in the shower, with a q-tip and some makeup remover that is not oil based. …
  2. Check for ingredients. …
  3. Be soft on them. …
  4. Healthy lashes need t.l.c.
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