As a beginner lash tech, it's completely normal to feel overwhelmed when trying to figure out what products you need. The good news is that with a little bit of research and guidance, you'll be able to build up your toolkit in no time. In this blog, we’ve got you covered with 10 must haves for beginner lash techs!
10 MUST HAVES FOR BEGINNER LASH TECHS!
First and foremost, you'll need high-quality lash extensions. These come in a variety of lengths, thicknesses, and curls, so it's important to have a good selection on hand to cater to your clients' preferences. We offer a variety of quality trays catered to different styles whether if you want a dark look, a soft look, or a fluffy and wispy look, even colored lashes! Each tray of ours has 16 rows of lashes!
Soft lashes will be more comfortable for your clients to wear. You don't want the lashes to feel scratchy or irritating against their skin. Dark lashes will give a more dramatic look, which is what many clients want when they get lash extensions. Fluffy lashes will create a fuller, more voluminous look that will make your clients' eyes pop.
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Fiber Tip Tweezers
A good set of tweezers is crucial for lash extensions. Fiber tip tweezers are an essential tool for anyone doing lash extensions. These tweezers are designed with a nanogrip technology of the inside of the tweezers that makes it easier to pick up individual lashes and create fans without any loose or stray hairs.
Our best seller GEM collection tweezers are a game changer! Nano grip tweezers with a sweet spot everywhere are available in a curved, 90 degree, or J curve, and isolation tweezers as well!
Overall, a good set of tweezers can make a huge difference in the quality and ease of lash extensions. With careful consideration and selection, you can find a set that works best for your needs and provides the precision and control you need to create beautiful, long-lasting lash extensions.
Choosing the right eyelash adhesive is all trial and error. There are some factors to consider, including the speed at which it dries and the temperature and humidity range it works in. When it comes to speed, you'll want to look for an adhesive matches your speed, not so quickly that you don't have time to adjust the lash placement if needed.
If you are looking for a reliable and high-quality lash adhesive, look no further than our selection of lash adhesives! We offer a variety of options, catering to clients who have sensitive eyes, as well as black and clear glue options. Our adhesives are specially designed to provide a strong and long-lasting hold, ensuring that your lashes stay in place for weeks!
One of the key benefits of eyelash extension primer is that it helps to remove any residual makeup or oils that may be present on the natural lashes. This is important because they can interfere with the bonding process between your extensions and your natural lashes. By using a primer, you're essentially starting with a clean slate, which helps to boost retention and ensure that your extensions last as long as possible.
Bonder is a special type of liquid that is applied to the base of the lash extensions with a microbrush or lip applicator once finished placing all the lashes at the end of the brush. It boosts retention by 30% by immediately curing the glue faster and even reduces fumes as it locks it in once applied.
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Lash remover is a must-have product for anyone who wants to remove their eyelashes or get rid of any stubborn lash extensions that refuse to come off. It’s designed to dissolve the adhesive that holds the lashes in place, making it easy to remove them without causing any damage to your natural lashes. After a few minutes, the adhesive should start to dissolve, allowing you to gently remove the lashes without any tugging. If you're having trouble removing the lashes, you can apply a bit more of the lash remover and wait a few more minutes until the adhesive has completely dissolved.
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A magnetic lash tile is a great investment for any lash artist. It is a small and portable tile that can help you organize your lash strips and hold your tweezers in place while you work. You can work more efficiently, saving you time and reducing the risk of your tweezers sliding and dropping on the floor. Place it on your pillow shelf or by your client’s head!
Lash Cleanser Concentrate
Lash cleanser concentrate is used to make lash shampoo for your aftercare kits. It is an essential product for maintaining the cleanliness of eyelash extensions. To make a lash shampoo, you will need to mix the lash cleanser concentrate with distilled water in a ratio of 1:3.
Our milky bath time cleanser concentrate makes up to 16 bottles of lash shampoo. Selling lash shampoo is another great way to make some profit! You need to explain the importance of lash shampoo and cleanliness to your clients as it’s what will help keep the lashes in good shape!
Tweezer cleaner can effectively remove any glue residue from your tweezers, helping to restore their grip and precision. Sometimes you will get glue on our tweezers which can make it difficult to pick up lashes and create fans.It’s good to always have this on hand during your appointment because it can slow you down if you don’t have a pair of back up tweezers!
Investing in a kit can save you from having to purchase individual items separately, which can be more expensive. Our necessities kit has everything you need for lashing! It includes 100 pieces of gel pads, 100 pieces of mascara wands, 100 pieces of glue rings, 100 pieces of microbrushes, and 1 japanese paper tape for a total value of $35.99! It’s perfect for training kits, beginner lash artist, and all lash artists!
It's important to remember that the quality of your work will depend on the quality of your products - don't skimp on the essentials! Take your time to research different brands and ask for recommendations from other lash techs. With practice and patience, you'll soon be creating beautiful lash sets that will leave your clients feeling confident and beautiful.