Q: What are eyelash extensions?
A: Eyelash extensions are a synthetic material that is designed to feel like natural hair, they are naturally curled to imitate your eyelash. They are used to define the eye and add length and volume. You can go from a really natural look to a dramatic and full lash look.
Q: How long does it take?
A: At the blink bar we apply lash-by-lash for the most beautiful results, and the process takes about 60 minutes to 90 minutes depending on the what kind of set you are looking for. So come and prepare to relax.
Q: How long do they last?
A: They last up to 6 weeks if cared for with love, but to keep them at their most fabulous we suggest that you come in about once a month for refills. Each client is different depending on their own natural lash cycle and the oils in there skin.
Q: Will it hurt?
A: Not at all! At the blink bar most of are clients fall asleep while getting this treatment done, and wake up with fabulous fluttery lashes.
Q: What kind of glue do you use?
A: We use surgical grade, formaldehyde free Glue .
Q: What are your lashes made of?
A: We love silk/mink blend, synthetic mink. With 10 different lengths and 6 different thicknesses to adapt to each clients preference.
Q: Do they damage your natural lashes?
A: No they do not do any damage to your lashes when applied properly, eyelash extensions are actually less damaging to your natural lashes than constant mechanical curling and daily applications of mascara.
Q: Can I wear eye make up?
A: Definitely! Just avoid mascara as the ingredients break down the glue.
Q: Can I get them wet?
A: After 12 hours, yes, absolutely. But everything is still delicate for those first 24, so washing hair would be advised before the treatment to let the lashes set.
Q: Can I swim, shower, exercise, or visit a spa while wearing Eyelash Extensions?
A: Yes – but wait 24-48 hours! The bonding agent we use is waterproof, so you can swim, sweat, and shower ideal for a holiday in the sun to avoid any panda eyes on the beach.
Q: How do I take care of them?
A: Avoid water near the eyes for 24 hours after treatment. Avoid steam rooms/ saunas and facial steaming 48 hours after treatment. Do not use an eyelash curler on the eyelash extensions. Eyelash tinting must be done 48 hours before eyelash extensions. Do not use any oil near the extensions only water based makeup remover around the eyes. cleanse lashes with baby shampoo and a fluffy brush and Always let the lashes air dry after a shower and then fluff up with disposable mascara wand.
Q: I love them. How do I keep them up?
A: The eyelash extensions will fall out with your natural lash cycle every 30-60 days some will also fall out from natural oils in your skin. To Keep them full and voluminous refills every 2-4 weeks depending on how long they last every client is different.
Q: How much are lashes?
A: It all depends on the style of Lashes you are looking for. We want to be sure that you can get your lovely lashes at a variety of price points. We offer semi permanent lashes from €65- €120 depending on how much volume you desire.