Get a safe, oil-free makeup remover. Take a lash comb and dip it into the makeup remover, using a paper towel to remove any excess liquid. Gently comb the lashes, allowing the makeup remover to coat the extensions. The liquid will dissolve the makeup, which can then be gently combed out of your lashes.
Does makeup ruin eyelash extensions?
Now, for the bad news: Half your eye-makeup collection needs to go. True, eyelash extensions can last for up to six weeks, but wearing the wrong makeup can lead to lashes falling out and extension damage, which can dramatically decrease the length of time your lash extensions look full and fabulous.
Is micellar water OK for eyelash extensions?
We totally recommend Garnier’s Micellar Water and for wipes, Simple is a sure winner also. Give your lashes the TLC they need by washing them gently with shampoo a few times a week. Again, this is to break down the oils that could potentially cause your lashes to detach from the lid by interfering with the glue.
What ingredients to avoid with lash extensions?
Avoid anything with PEG (Polyethylene Glycol), Hexalene Glycol, Butylene or Propylene Glycol), which are often found in oil-free removers—they can break down the lash adhesive.
How do you wash your face with eyelash extensions?
After Care for Eyelash Extensions
- Be gentle. …
- Keep your Eyelash Extensions dry for 4-6 hours after your appointment.
- You may wash your face in the sink using a washcloth, avoiding the eye area.
- Keep all oil based products away from the eyes and remember that everything on your face will travel to the eye area.
How do you do makeup when you have lash extensions?
Oil can cause the glue in your extensions to break down, so you should always look for oil-free makeup products. In addition to using oil-free makeup, you need to make sure that your makeup remover and daily skin regimen are oil-free (or with the lowest possible oil content) as well.
Is baby shampoo safe for eyelash extensions?
Baby shampoo is inexpensive and you can purchase it at any local grocery store however it is not a professional product and its not recommended for use on lash extensions. It will clean the lashes however the sulphates will breakdown the glue faster, which means lash fills may become a weekly trip.
How often should you wash 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.
Is Garnier micellar water oil free?
Garnier SkinActive Micellar Cleansing Water Mattifying is an oil free micellar water that can purify and cleanse even oil skin types.