Why Lashes?

There is something infatuating about having long eyelashes. Lashes are very innocent, yet very seductive at the same time. The start of wanting long luscious lashes go way back as ancient Egypt; women used Kohl to darken and thicken their lashes. The question is why? Answer is… Better eye contact, the human eye is drawn to movement. Long eyelashes makes one more prominent which invites eye contact. It also captures youth, which makes one feel young by opening the eyes and appearing larger. Honestly, long lashes make one feel attractive, cute & charming!


FAQ

Lash Extensions are a glamorous way to extend the length and thickness of natural eyelashes, and are a practical, convenient and beautiful alternative to the daily use of mascara. Single synthetic eyelashes are applied to your own natural eyelashes to achieve a beautiful and long set of lashes that are very natural.
Eyelash Extensions look and feel completely natural. Lash application will be customized to each individual, this will be determined during consultation. The look of the lashes will be based on the length and thickness of your natural lashes.
Lash extensions is a luxury service that can last indefinitely with maintenance. Touch-ups (fills) are recommended after the initial full set application. To maintain the full, thick appearance of a new set of lashes, fills are recommended every 2- 4 weeks based on your own natural lash growth cycle.
  • No need to wear mascara daily
  • Cuts down time on beauty routine
  • Lashes appear fuller, longer, and darker
  • Safe for active hobbies (no raccoon eyes)
  • Creating a more youthful image
When applied properly, lash extensions will not harm natural lashes. Eyelashes have a cycle and are constantly being replaced like your hair. If you pick, pull, or rub on the extensions you may harm your natural lash and can take up to 6-8 weeks to replace itself.
Lash extensions are generally very safe for clients with a sensitivity to cosmetics, as the lashes and adhesive do not touch the skin. However we do recommend you call us to book a strand test to make sure you will not have any reactions.
You will be comfortably reclined with your eyes closed. We will cover your bottom lashes with an anti-wrinkle gel pad, a nice treatment while getting fabulashes. Eyelash extensions are applied one at a time to your own natural eyelashes. There is no discomfort or pain involved in the procedure. Most clients find it very relaxing and sometimes fall asleep.
Initial application for a full set is approximately 2 hours. Timing may vary depending on how many lashes are being applied. Touch up fills are approximately 45 min- 1 hour.
Mascara is typically not needed with lash extensions. Mascara should only be used when a touch-up is drawing near. Water-soluble mascara can be worn; however constant use of mascara may shorten the lifespan of lashes. Waterproof mascara is not recommended for use, as it will dissolve the bond with the lashes.
  • Book online on our appointment page or at Vagaro.com (you will need to create a log in)
  • Give us a Text or Call at 612.492.1229 (We value your business but we may be busy with other clients, so please allow us 12-24 hours to get back to you)
  • For the initial full set application, a $50 deposit is required to confirm appointment.
  • For clients that are currently wearing lash extensions and is new to Lash Lab, a $25 deposit is required to confirm appointment.
  • Please arrive 10-15 minutes before your appointment to fill out paper work and consult about the look you are trying to achieve.
  • Contact lenses may not be worn during procedure, please wear or bring in your glasses.
  • Please remove as much eye makeup as possible before arriving.
For the first 24 hours avoid getting the lashes wet to allow the adhesive to completely dry. Be gentle and avoid rubbing, picking or frequently touching your eyelashes. Daily Cleansing is very pertinent to maximize the life of the extensions. Our cleanser is perfect for cleaning the lashes free of any makeup or debris. Using a lash wand to comb the lashes free of tangles is also recommended.