Afraid to get your lashes wet? Don't be! Daily cleansing of eyelash extensions is the most important factor in keeping your lashes healthy and beautiful.
Every now and then we still come across the myth that eyelash extensions or volume lashes should not be washed as it may harm them. The truth is actually the exact opposite: cleansing your eyelash extensions with plenty of water and a suitable cleansing product should be part of your daily beauty routines as it helps keep your lashes looking beautiful and healthy. Regular cleansing and brushing of eyelash extensions are practically the only things that you need to do between the touch up appointments.
Impurities of skin such as oil, dirt and make-up residue can easily build up in the lash base. Such build-ups will make it difficult for a solid adhesive bond to be created between the natural lash and eyelash extensions thus shortening retention time remarkably. In addition, such impurities are a fertile ground for bacteria and may in the worst case lead to infections of the eye.
A professional lash stylist applies eyelash extensions or volume lashes using a cyanoacrylate based adhesive meant for such purpose. The eyelash adhesive forms a very strong bond between the natural lash and eyelash extention or volume fan. The cured adhesive bond is 100% waterproof.
Eyelash extensions adhesives cure (i.e. turn from liquid to solid form) using surrounding humidity. Contrary to the common belief, these adhesives are not cured by air.
If your lash stylist is using a nano mister, she will lightly humidify your lashes after having applied the extensions. The very fine mist produced by the nano mister will help the adhesive to cure quickly and thus there is no need to avoid getting your lashes wet for the typical 24 to 48 hours.
It is important to understand that when a nano mister is used, only a very small amount of humidity is used to cure the adhesive. If on the other hand, eyelash extensions are put in direct contact with water right after the application of eyelash extensions without having used a nano mister to cure the adhesive, a so called shock curing will take place. This will create tiny fractions in the adhesive bond that will lead to shorter retention.
Eyelash extensions should always be applied to clean natural lashes. As a general rule lashes should be washes about 2 to 3 hours prior to lash touch up or application. If natural lashes are not completely clean, they should be cleansed and dried well by the lash stylist right before application.
If natural lashes are very porous, they can be easily dried by gently pressing a facial tissue against the lashes. Sometimes natural lashes may need a little longer to dry. If eyelash extensions are applied to wet lashes, there is a risk that the formed adhesive bond may be weak due to shock curing. For this reason it is very important that lashes are both clean and dry when application of extensions is started.
Beauty Wash facial cleansing products have been created by LashLovers with the needs of people wearing eyelash extensions specifically in mind. Beauty Wash cleans oil, dirt and make-up residue from the lashes and the whole face effectively. Beauty Wash is available as gel and foam. Both are ideal for normal/combination skin. The products are fragrance-free and made in Finland. A small amount of Beauty Wash is enough to clean lashes and the whole face. Thousands and thousands of consumers have fallen in love with Beauty Wash and their beautiful clean lashes!
Beauty Wash Facial Cleansing Foam, 150 ml
If you are a professional lash stylist, order Beauty Wash facial cleansing products to your salon here.
PS. In the Instagram highlights of @lashes_by_lashlovers you can find a video with tips on how to cleanse your make up brushes with Beauty Wash as well.
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