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Eyelash Extensions

Eyelash extensions are fabulous false eye lashes that will provide you with long luscious natural eyelashes that are so natural, no one will know you are wearing them! The number one "MUST HAVE" Celebrity Spa Service. If you would like remarkable, long, natural looking eyelashes that can withstand close scrutiny, the answer is Eyelash Extensions - the hottest new trend to hit the beauty industry in years! Truly AMAZING, and BEAUTIFUL! Singer Jessica Simpson, Supermodel Naomi Campbell and singer/actress Jennifer Lopez are just a few of the celebrities wearing lash extensions.

Perfect Lashes

Eyelash Extensions are individual synthetic strands that are shaped to mimic the natural human eyelash. They look unbelievably natural! They are semi-permanent eyelash extensions that can last up to 4-6 weeks. Once these lashes are applied there is no need to wear mascara ever again as they create volume and make your lashes thick and luscious! "With lash extensions, what they are doing is taking a lash and actually bonding it onto your own lash not your skin," said Sally Blenkey-Tchassova, a New York beauty salon owner. "It really looks better than mascara. You don't have the clumpy dirty look. It looks really fresh."
Each treatment attaches between 30 to 100 artificial lashes per eye - each one adhering to an existing lash using a special glue. You can choose whether you want a very natural look good for every day wearing, weddings, for people who don’t wear much makeup and want a natural look or a more dressing dramatic effect, either way they look fantastic.

Who are they suitable for?

This treatment is popular with clients with very light or short eyelashes who want to ensure that they have definition at all times. Even people with sensitive eyes. If the client’s eyelashes are very fair, Gillian Katz will do an eyelash tint first and then apply the eyelash extensions.

How long does the treatment take?

The treatment takes up to 2 hours and during this time the Client lies on a beauty bed with her eyes closed.

How long do they last?

Though the average cycle of a single lash is about 90-120 days, factors such as your eyelash characteristics, lifestyle and general care of your eyelashes will affect how long your lashes will last. You will need infills every 2 –3 weeks but your beautician will give you aftercare advice.

Anything else I should know?

For the first 24 hours it is good not to rub your eyes, go swimming, go in a steam or sauna bath as the bonding glue needs to set properly, after that you can if you want to