IMPORTANT Do not soak in Milton baby bottle solution and ALWAYS leave tweezers in disinfectant solution for the recommended time only (10-15 minutes or as per disinfectant manufactures instructions). If left for longer periods, this may cause the solution to eat away at the protective layer and corrode the tweezers. as this will
Lash Retention 101 comprises 45 expert technique and theory-based tutorials spread over 7 modules covering the A-Z of lash retention.
Facilitated by award-winning educator Joy Crossingham, this course has been created to assist Lash Stylists of all experience levels to understand (and master) the science of lash retention.
This course will teach you what works, what doesn't, and how to troubleshoot like a professional so you're always in control no matter what the situation is!
No more jumping on forums asking questions like "Help! All my client's extensions fell out and I don't know why?"
No more giving out free refill after free refill when your products or techniques are not to blame for your client's poor retention
After completing this course, you will know if a client's retention issue has been caused by you, by them, your products, or something else.
To view the full Lash Retention 101 Course overview at LashJoy Academy, click here.
What You'll Learn
By the completion of this course, you'll have a solid understanding of all of the factors that can affect your clients lash retention. Most importantly, you'll know how to troubleshoot when things go wrong to identify the true cause of your clients lash retention disaster so you can prevent it from happening again.
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What is lash retention?
Module 1 - Client Preparation
Why preparation is key
Why do clients need to clean their lashes?
Will any cleanser do?
Free lash cleanser samples
Educating new clients before they arrive
Module 2 - Stylist Preparation
Arriving with clean lashes + more lashing time
How to prepare lashes using tape
Module 3 - Products
Understanding the importance of adhesive
How adhesive actually works
How professionals choose adhesive
Mixing adhesive: shaking vs vortex
How much adhesive to use for classic & volume application
When you need to break the rules
How to store your adhesive
Adhesive stock control
Lash retention disaster stories (and how to avoid them!)
Module 4 - Stylist Technique
Application speed - getting to the lash quicker
How fast setting is your adhesive?
The importance of having your eyesight tested regularly
Eyelash extension attachment techniques
Outdated application techniques to avoid
Knowing when to refresh your adhesive during an appointment
Tips for efficient refills to improve retention
Module 5 - Other Factors
How your client's hormones can affect lash retention
How season changes affect lash retention
How surgery can affect your clients lash retention
Module 6 - Troubleshooting Scenarios
Scenario 1 - What causes lashes to "flick off"?
Scenario 2 - What can cause your adhesive to thicken prematurely?
Scenario 3 - What can cause poor retention on one eye only?
Scenario 4 - What can cause a rapid loss of extensions?
Scenario 5 - Tips for persuading clients to clean their lashes
Scenario 6 - What can cause gaps in the lash line?
Scenario 7 - How to troubleshoot with clients
Module 7 - The Client Series
A series of tutorials designed to be shared with clients to assist with education.
Why you need to cleanse your lashes regularly
How to cleanse your lashes
How to prepare for your lash appointment
5 simple aftercare tips to improve retention
5 mistakes lash wearers make that can cause poor retention
Why you need lash refills
Makeup removers compatible with eyelash extensions
NOTE: To purchase Lash Retention 101 Online using our $395 deposit and $100 per week payment plan arrangement please click here.
Lash Insert Sheets & Trays | Pro Made Fan Storage
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Lash Insert Sheets and Acrylic Trays for Pre/Pro Made Fans.
Finally, you can make the most of your ISO time by pre-making some volume fans for all those new full sets you'll soon be doing!
***Please note that acrylic trays and lash inserts are separate products and must be purchased individually.