Can I wash my eyelash extensions with Cetaphil?
Wash face with gentle oil-free cleanser, like Cetaphil. I apply it to the eyelids as well. Use a dilute tea tree oil cleanser to clean at the base of your lashes.
How do you wash your face in the shower with eyelash extensions?
Leave washing your face gently either before or after you shower. While washing your face in the sink you tend to splash water on your face with your hands thus reducing the force of the water on the extensions.
Can I use CeraVe cleanser on my eyelash extensions?
With eyelash extensions you want to wash your face around your lashes. Try not to splash water from the sink over your whole face when it’s time to rinse. I carefully remove face wash (I’ve been using CeraVe Foaming Facial Cleanser for years now) from all around my face without splashing my eyes.
Can I use micellar water to clean my lash extensions?
Yes, micellar water is safe to clean eyelash extensions and will not damage them. While micellar water can weaken the lash glue when it’s infused with oil, a water-based product is completely safe.
Is Witch Hazel safe for eyelash extensions?
Witch hazel is a great way to clean your eyelash extensions too. Using a dry mascara wand to brush eyelash extensions daily is also a great way to keep them looking neat and full.
What moisturizer can I use with eyelash extensions?
Moisturizer: If you want perfect glowing skin to match with those perfect long lashes, moisturizer is a necessity!
- Dermalogica- Skin Smoothing Cream ($43)
- Sorella Apothecary- Main Squeeze Hydrating Serum ($70)
- Neutrogena- Hydro Boost Water Gel ($17)
- Olay- Olay Age Defying ADVANCED Gel Cream ($7)
What can I use instead of lash shampoo?
Use a gentle, oil-free and alcohol-free cleanser – such as a foaming face cleanser, facial soap or baby shampoo – and work it gently into your lashes and over your eyelids.
Is Baby Shampoo safe for lash extensions?
Baby shampoo is inexpensive and you can purchase it at any local grocery store however it is not a professional product and its not recommended for use on lash extensions. It will clean the lashes however the sulphates will breakdown the glue faster, which means lash fills may become a weekly trip.
Does micellar water make eyelashes fall out?
This is because of the gentle pulling nature of the water when used to remove makeup that may be on or near your extensions. It may interact with the adhesives used to keep your extensions attached to your eyelashes. Once it comes into contact, it may cause your extensions to loosen and fall off.