Volume Lashes

Volume Lashes (also known as 2D – 8D lashes) that’s a 8:1 ratio breaks through that limitation by having anywhere from 2 to 8 super fine extensions applied to a single natural eyelash.  If two eyelash extensions are applied to one natural lash it’s described as 2D, if three eyelash extensions are applied to one natural eyelash then it’s described as 3D etc. The diameter for volume lashes is smaller – 0.03 mm, 0.05 mm, 0.07 mm, and 0.10 mm. For those wondering how to do volume eyelash extensions, we takes several lashes into a cluster called a fan, and adheres them to just one natural lash.

Volume Lashes
Volume Lashes

What are Volume lashes made from?

Volume lashes are made from a variety of different ultra-fine synthetic fibers. The most common and popular type used by professionals is synthetic Mink. These create the illusion of thicker, fluffier lashes.

How to look after Volume lashes?

  • For the first 48 hours, we recommend that you avoid water contacting your lashes.
  • For the first two days after your treatment, avoid saunas, steaming, swimming and washing your face with hot water
  • Do not use waterproof mascara on your lashes.
  • Make sure you use an oil-free makeup remover.
  • Do not rub your eyes. After washing your face always pat your lashes dry.
  • Refrain from picking at them. If they look out of place, just give them a quick brush.
  • Try not to sleep on them, sleep on your back for the first day to ensure that the glue isn’t tampered with.

Who benefits most from Volume lashes?

Volume lashes are perfect for clients who have sparse lashes, bald spots or for achieving a more dramatic look without using a thicker lash, resulting in a full, lush lash line that appears fluffy and soft. Mostly everyone can wear Volume lashes because they offer the subtle glamour you may be looking for.

How long do Volume lashes last?

Like all Lash Extensions, when looked after properly, Volume Lashes should have the same lifespan as your natural lash cycle. This is usually between 4-6 weeks. To avoid your lashes looking patchy as they grow out, we would recommend an infill after 2-3 weeks. This will keep your lashes looking full and uniform.

Can you wear mascara with Volume lashes?

No. It is not advisable to wear mascara with any kind of lash extensions. As mascara contains oil, this can break down the chemicals in the glue which will cause shedding If you do need to wear mascara, we’d recommend an oil-free product.

Different Types OF Volume Lashes

Lash Type Application Time Durationn it Lasts
Clusters Normal (Not Waterproof) 15 Mins 2½ Weeks
Clusters Human (Waterproof) 25 Mins 4 Weeks
Single Human Hair 1 Hour 6 to 8 Weeks
Single Hybrid Human Hair 1 Hour 8 Weeks