Quick and Easy Guide: How to Apply Fake Eyelashes Like a Pro
Achieving a glamorous look with spiky, luscious lashes is easier than you think! Fake eyelashes can instantly enhance your eyes, adding drama and allure to your overall appearance. If you're new to the world of falsies, fear not – this step-by-step guide will walk you through how to apply fake eyelashes quickly and effortlessly.
- Your favorite Ninetynine Dreams lashes
- Eyelash curler
- Eyelash glue
- Tweezers or eyelash applicator
- Scissors (to trim strip lashes)
Step 1: Choose the Right Eyelashes
Selecting the perfect pair of fake eyelashes is crucial for a natural and comfortable look. Consider the occasion and your desired outcome – whether you want a subtle enhancement or a bold, dramatic effect. For a more natural look, opt for lashes such as the 70PCs Little Devil Style Lashes, 5 Pairs Natural Style Lashes. If you desire a more dramatic effect, consider choosing 110PCs 2 in 1 Tiara Lashes and 70PCs Bunny Ear Lashes.
Step 2: Prep Your Natural Lashes
Before applying fake eyelashes, ensure your natural lashes are clean and free of any mascara or eye makeup residue. This will provide a clean canvas for the falsies to adhere to and help prevent clumping. Consider using an oil-free makeup remover to eliminate any traces of old mascara or eye shadow.
Step 3: Curl Your Natural Lashes
Using an eyelash curler, gently curl your natural lashes to give them a lift. This step helps blend your real lashes with the fake ones, creating a seamless and natural appearance. If you prefer, you can apply a coat of eyelash primer to your natural lashes at this stage for added definition.
Step 4: Apply Eyeliner
To further conceal the lash band and create a defined base for your fake eyelashes, apply a thin line of eyeliner along your natural lash line. This step will make the application look more polished and cohesive.
Step 5: Apply Individual or Strip Eyelashes
Now, here's where you can choose between individual and strip eyelashes based on your desired look:
For Individual Eyelashes:
- Remove the lashes from the box by carefully clipping the entire band.
- Dip each lash into lash glue and carefully attach it below your real lashes.
For Strip Eyelashes:
Use tweezers to gently remove the false eyelashes from the box.
Apply a thin layer of eyelashes glue onto the lashes band.
Apply the false eyelashes above your real lashes and make sure it's all attached.
Step 6: Secure and Blend
Using tweezers or an eyelash applicator, carefully position the individual lashes or strip along your natural lash line. Ensure they are symmetrical and sit comfortably on your eyelids. Press down gently to secure the lashes in place.
Step 7: Blend and Set
After the glue has dried completely, use your eyelash curler to gently squeeze your natural and fake lashes together. This further blends the lashes and sets them in place. If you notice any gaps between your real and fake lashes, you can touch up with a bit more eyeliner.
Step 8: Final Touches
To complete the look, give your lashes a final once-over. Adjust the positioning if needed and make sure the corners are securely adhered. If desired, apply another coat of mascara to fuse your natural and fake lashes together seamlessly.
Congratulations! You've now mastered the art of applying fake eyelashes like a pro, whether you choose individual lashes for a personalized, natural look or strip lashes for a quick and dramatic enhancement. With a bit of practice, this quick and easy process will become second nature, allowing you to effortlessly enhance your eyes and achieve a glamorous look whenever the occasion calls for it. Experiment with different lash styles to find the perfect pair for any event, and get ready to bat those beautiful lashes with confidence!