Check out this great article in the New York Times by Judith Newman! Read the whole thing by clicking on the read more tag or go straight to the original post here.
“YOU look so ... glamorous,” says a fellow mom at my son’s Sunday morning soccer game. “Thank you!” I reply, slightly puzzled, as I’m wearing no makeup, yoga pants, a puffy jacket and a “Dog Is My Co-Pilot” T-shirt.
She stares at me, with a look more concerned than admiring, until I remember. “Oh, you mean the lashes,” I say.
“I didn’t want to embarrass you,” she whispers conspiratorially. I cringe a little as I realize my eyelash extensions gave her the impression I’d recently done the walk of shame from someone’s apartment and had forgotten to remove the damning evidence.
Tragically, my days for that walk are behind me, but the extensions had worked: they had given me that tiny jolt of youthful eroticism, even on a dreary Sunday morning.
Have you ever wondered how your favorite celebrities look so amazing even without makeup? For many the secret is simple: eyelash extensions! Adorning the eyes of Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce, Adele and others for years, eyelash extensions have become de rigueur for celebrities and glamourous women everywhere.
There is nothing quite like having fuller and thicker eyelashes. Having this effect has grown so popular, many beauty spas and salons offer products and services to help people achieve this truly glamorous and sexy look. Trained and certified estheticians master the technique of using single strand eyelashes in a unique combination to make eyelashes longer ands thicker naturally. With different lengths and thicknesses available, they can create a trule individual look tailored to your needs. It extends the eyelashes strand by strand. These extensions last anywhere from 3-6 weeks, and though the initial procedure can take around two hours, replacement sessions are quick and painless so you can keep the look going all year long.
You too can roll out of bed looking glamourous! Before you know it, people will be asking what your secret is.
What are lash extensions are made of? How long does the procedure takes? Will I look like Beyonce? If you have never had lash extensions before but have been dying to try it, you should answer all of your questions before you go to the salon. We found this fantastic article by Dana Oliver over at the Huffington Post. She does a great job at summarizing a lot of information and making helpful recommendations, as well as answering osme of your pesky fears (what if I cry during application? Will it damage my natural lashes?) Click on the read more tag or follow this link to the original article: Lash Extension Tips.