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Oh, how we've missed you Hay Fever

Oh, how we've missed you Hay Fever. How will this affect my GDL Lash Lift? From snow storms to heat waves, the UK has championed through it all this year. We have experienced a very hot summer and we’re struggling. This is due to the high pollen count, resulting in the dreaded Hay Fever. We love the long light nights, drinking cocktails and the golden glow – but, from as early as March we enter Hay fever season. See how we deal with lashes during this oh-so-challenging time. 

6 Reasons Why A GDL Lash Lift Will Transform Your Life
Ditch the mascara and say goodbye to the eyelash curlers.
    Say hello to natural, gorgeous lashes. GDL is a treatment that lifts and extends the lashes from the root, straightening them for an instant fuller effect. No need for mascara or eyelash curlers as your lashes will be tinted and curled.
    Hay Fever & Eyelash Extensions
    As summer is here you may find more and more clients are visiting you with hay fever. On our training in the Classic Individual Eyelash Extension course at The Eyelash Emporium, we teach not to do a treatment on a...
    Presenting Dumonts
    We're very excited to announce we now have Dumont tweezers in stock!  So what are Dumont Tweezers? Dumonts are made in Switzerland from a high quality steel. The ergonomical shape of Dumont tweezers allows therapist to hold them with ease....
    How To Prepare For Your First Lash Appointment
    Patch Test As you would at the hairdressers before you have a full head of colour, you will be required to have a patch test before you have eyelash extensions. The patch test is nothing to worry about, but is...
    How will GDPR affect your business?
    As you may have heard, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is coming! From the 25th May you will have more control on how businesses use your personal data. However, as a business owner, this means you should also be...
    Presenting Leading Lady Melanie Doyle
    We're very excited here at The Eyelash Emporium to announce our new trainer for the Manchester area, Melanie Doyle! Melanie's Background Melanie has been working in the beauty industry for over 22 years and now has her very own academy...
    A Day In The Life Of Trainer Danielle Hamnett – GDL Lifts For The OK! Magazine
    Thinking back to the night before my trip to London, I was a mixture of excitement and nerves, so much so that I could hardly sleep! The feeling was similar when I had my driving test; the realisation that I...
    How & When To Correctly Remove Eyelash Extensions
    Knowing how and when to correctly remove eyelash extensions is an important skill for every lash artist. To do eyelash extension removal you’ll need the following products: The Eyelash Emporium Dissolve Gel Adhesive Remover The Eyelash Emporium End Scene Micro-Applicators...
    Award-Winning Lash Brand
    #LASHCLUB we were so happy to win 'Best Supplier Specific Training' in the Guild Awards of Excellence 2018. Thank you all so much for your support - it's a prestigious award we're very proud to win. We’ve come a long...
    Eyelash Extensions: Retention Problems?
    Eyelash extension retention is one of the most common issues in the lash industry, often leading to unhappy clients and stressed out lash artists. Thankfully, there are ways to help you overcome these issues; developing your knowledge, education of technique...
    Why are my client's lashes falling out?
    We’ve all been there, a client gets in touch with you to say their lashes are falling out. It is more obvious to a client when their eyelash extensions fall out in comparison to than their natural lashes, because that...
    Lash Club: The Importance of Online Reviews By Leah Lynch
    Online reviews are everywhere and gaining in popularity as the main source of decision-making when choosing a beauty professional. Did you know that more than 70% of consumers trust online reviews as much as recommendations from their peers? Don’t miss...
    Guest Blog with Lash Inc's Editor Louise Tierney
    Learn how one of the most influential women of the lash industry, the international editor of Lash Inc, Louise Tierney got into lashing!
    How To Be The Best Lash Client
    Prior to your appointment: Clean your lashes A lash artists pet hate is when clients turn up with uncleansed lashes as it takes up precious time. Think of it this way, the cleaner your lashes are, the more time your...
    Attention Lash Club, The Eyelash Emporium Returns to Professional Beauty
    Calling all lash club members, The Eyelash Emporium will be making a show-stopping return to Professional Beauty London 2018 on 25th and 26th February. Our fully trained lash team will be on hand to show you our range of big...
    Why introduce a purifier or humidifier into your eyelash extension treatment area?
    Achieving a good bond on a set of eyelash extensions is important for great lash retention. Air quality, room temperature and humidity all impact how adhesive works and how a bond is formed.
    Better shelf life: Getting the most from your adhesive
    By Genevieve Hickin, courtesy of Lash Inc magazine There are many ways to prolong the life of your adhesive to ensure you get the most from it and to keep it at its optimal working condition for longer. The main...
    How to help clients who always wear lashes avoid traction alopecia
    Traction alopecia is primarily caused by applying a pulling force to the hair, causing the natural hair to shed prematurely. Within eyelashes traction alopecia can develop if there is too much strain on the hair follicle of the natural eyelash, i.e....
    Support Us in this year's Guild Awards
    The Guild Awards of Excellence is back for 2018 and we need your help!  As you know, we pride ourselves on our excellent training, products and customer service. If you believe we deserve a chance of being shortlisted for one...
    When should I get lash infills?
    A full of set of lashes can look great for a couple of weeks, but naturally lashes will start to shed. Everyone’s eyelashes fall out at different intervals, but on average we lose around 42-70 lashes a fortnight. So, when...