6.3 Lash Lifting

As you have learned previously and will have seen in the many videos you have watched already, there isn’t just one way to perform lash lifts! Lash lift kits vary, and so do the tools each lash artist uses. As you refine and practice your skills, you will have your own preferences for how best to perform each coloring method and the sorts of tools and equipment that make it quick and easy for you. Let’s take a look at how our expert applies creates lash lifts by breaking down each step:

As you saw in the videos, key points to remember when doing lash lifts are to:

⦁ Insert key takeaway
⦁ Insert key takeaway
⦁ Insert key takeaway

When starting out, it can sometimes be useful to write out the steps you need to follow. Some of us learn by watching, others learn by doing, some of us need to write things down or perhaps you need to do a combination of all of those things! Because there are quite a few steps to complete, do what you need to do to ensure you don’t skip any. You don’t want to be halfway through a lash lift and then realise you forgot to set your timer!

Practical: Practice lash lifts on models
Congratulations, you can now begin practicing on models! When you are selecting your models, try models with sparse eyelashes and models with different growth directions so that you can practice on a range of situations that you will have to deal with as a lash artist. Practice lash lifts on a minimum of 3 models.