Do I Need To Take a Break From Lash Extensions?

Do I Need To Take a Break From Lash Extensions?

Eyelash extensions are addictive while being a luxury to let you dress up in the morning in a jiffy without spending hours in front of the mirror. They make your eyes look so enlarged, adding extra volume to your luscious lashes and there is no removal at the end of the night.

Is it necessary to take a break from lash extensions?

Many clients are worried about their natural lashes. They think that taking a break from a lash application will reduce the strain of the extensions on the natural lashes. They also believe that it will cause premature shedding of their natural lashes.

You may need to take a break If you choose an unprofessional lash artist:

If you are not visiting a professional lash artist who uses certified quality products, take a pause. They can be worn for a lifetime only if applied in the right length, weight, and thickness according to the natural lashes.

A good lash artist would prioritize the health of the natural lashes as they ought to place the extensions onto the healthy natural lashes. The older lashes fall off and new healthy ones come back in their place. The artist looks out for healthy new-grown lashes that can bear the weight of the extensions.

You may need to take a break If you have eye health concerns:

You cannot have eyelash extensions if you experience redness, itching, swelling, pain, or any other problems in or around the area of the eyes. Removing the extensions would give some time for the eyes to heal and rest from the allergy or infection.

You may need to take a break If you are not gentle with your lashes:

Towards the end of the lash cycle, the extensions tend to slightly twist or droop. regular refills can help to avoid this situation, where you won’t be tempted to pull your outgrown lashes. Pulling either due to habit or due to a situation like this one can harm the natural lashes causing them to fall prematurely. There is no other alternative to this problem; stop pulling your lashes!

Removing Your Lash Extensions

You can let the lashes shed naturally, which can take approx. 5 to 6 weeks. If you are in a hurry, then pop into our salon and ask your technician to do a full removal. It is a professional job and is best if done by trained professionals. Do not pull off your lashes or you risk pulling your natural lashes out as well!