So, you got yourself a fresh set of eyelash extensions last week just in time for Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day. But, now that you have them, how do you care for them to make sure the eyelash extensions last longer?
When you were at the lash studio, your lash technician would probably have told you the basic aftercare rules: do not use oil-based eye makeup removers, do not rub or attempt to tug at the lashes, always keep them dry, use an eyelash serum, and come back for a touch-up in two weeks’ time – the usual stuff. But then little eyelash strands start falling off two weeks later, and you watch in horror as it happens – especially considering they don’t come cheap – a set can easily range from S$60 to S$180 (yikes!).
What are you doing wrong? Here are some crowdsourced eyelash extensions aftercare advice that we got from real women online: