Top Spots for Eyelash Extensions In Connecticut

March 26, 2013 8:00 AM

Eyelash extensions add thickness, fullness and length to your natural eyelashes. Extensions draw attention to your eyes. A single polyester fiber, either Lavish or Xtreme, or a natural mink hair is attached to an individual eyelash. On average, 30-80 lashes are adhered per eye. Depending on where in the life cycle of the individual eyelash, it can last from three weeks to three months. The results are natural looking as it opens up the look of the eye.

266A Park Road
West Hartford, CT 06119
(860) 904-7330

If you are thinking about having extensions, make an appointment for a free consult. You will have the opportunity to educate yourself as well as ask any questions you may have prior to making an appointment. An experienced lash artist will determine the length (varying from six mm to 14 mm) and diameter (three different thicknesses are available). Aftercare instructions and recommended products will be suggested to maintain the lash extensions.

Parisian Salon & Day Spa
9 Berlin Road
Cromwell, CT 06416
(860) 632-2144

Xtreme Lashes® Eyelash Extensions at Parisian are thicker at the base. They curve and taper naturally for an elegant look. These semi-permanent lashes are synthetic, wear longer and have much less chance of allergic reaction. You will have four thicknesses and two different curls along with a range of lengths from six mm to 17 mm. For highlighting effects, they also come in a variety of colors. You must be at least 18 years of age to have this treatment performed.

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Naomi’s Studio & Salon
625 New Park Ave.
West Hartford, CT 06110
(860) 232-8900

The eyelash application takes two hours for the first application and 45 minutes to an hour for refills. When booking this application, a $95 non-refundable deposit is required. A medical-grade adhesive is used as the fixative. The procedure itself is pain-free and the client usually finds it very relaxing. You will need to schedule a touch-up appointment to come back in two to four weeks. Naomi will provide you with references if you request.

Stanislaw Facial Plastic Surgery Center
35 Nod Road, Suite 204
Avon, CT 06001
(860) 409-1515

Dr. Paul Stanislaw runs this center and his first concern is safety and the efficacy of the products he uses. The eyelash product used here is semi-permanent, weightless and water resistant. There are two levels of eyelash application. You can opt for the Naturally Full Look or the Dramatically Full Look. You can purchase aftercare products such as Lashes Xtreme Protective Coating that will extend the life of your lashes. There is also exclusive makeup remover and volumizing mascara.

Les Beaux Vous Salon & Day Spa
23 Franklin St.
Torrington, CT 06790
(860) 489-1748

Novalash eyelash extensions along with Les Beaux Vous Salon & Day Spa’s particular bonding agent will allow you to swim, shower and follow your regular routine without issue after a curing time of 48 hours. The spa will accommodate both full or partial eyelash sets. The benefit of eyelash extensions is not having to use mascara. If you still want to use mascara, it is recommended you only use the water-based type. Check to see the FAQs to find out more answers. A qualified technician will apply the eyelashes, preventing damage to your own lashes.

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