The lashes are individual synthetic strands, of varying thickness, curvature and length that replicate a natural eyelash. They are bonded to each individual eyelash, look natural and feel weightless. On average between 75 and 100 are applied to each eye; this can be greater depending on the look required and the client's own lashes. Xtreme lashes are soft and comfortable to wear and will not damage your natural lashes. They will naturally darken lashes and make them fuller and more visible. One advantage is not to need to wear mascara,however a speacially formulated mascara is available to purchase.
If cared for properly, the lashes can last for up to 2 months without touch-ups.(This would involve using recommended products)
Yes - all make-up must be thoroughly removed using non-oily products. Contact lenses MUST be removed and cannot be worn again for 24hrs after the procedure.
Following a consultation the eyelashes are thoroughly cleansed and anti-ageing eye pads are applied under the eyes. The lashes are isolated one at a time and the extension attached. The prodecure for a natural set, which is carried out with the client lying down with eyes closed, takes approx 2.5 hours, during which time the client should take the opportunity to relax as speech is not permitted. An Xtreme set takes up to 3 hours.
For the first 24 hours clients will not be able to:
A touch-up is needed to replenish the lashes that have completed their life cycle (a natural lash sheds every 60-90 days). This is a much shorter procedure. If using recommended products the lashes can last for up to 2 months without touch-ups. The eyelash extensions can be removed at any time by the Xtreme Lashes professional.
A very pretty set of lashes, a good introduction to lash extensions or for anyone preferring a natural look. 1 & 1/4 hrs (inc 15mins consultation and prep) £65
A more noticeable result, larger percentage of lashes covered for a darker and fuller look than the above. 1 & 3/4 hrs (inc 15mins consultation and prep) £85
Most lashes covered, a noticeable result with more impact and intensity than both of the above. 2 & 1/4 hrs (inc 15mins consultation and prep) £105
The latest and most exciting development in lash extensions. More than one lash is applied to one lash. This is achieved by applying 2,3,4, 5 or 6 lashes to one natural lash. 2 & 1/4 hrs (inc 15mins consultation and prep) £105
Carolyn Neilson, a qualified beauty professional, ran her own business for 13 years. She now specialises in eyelash extensions using premium products from Xtreme Lashes - the recognised global leader in eyelash extensions, with whom she trained. She holds a Certificate in Advanced Training from them.