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Lash Mastery Online Community

Support for your business through community has never been more important in our industry than now. As a leader, I wanted to create a space where we can come together, share our knowledge and passion and with a focus on safety and be able to collectively raise the bar in quality lash service throughout the world. A one year membership in Lash Mastery Online is included with your certification course. You will receive an email with community instructions.

Consider this community your resource for:

  • COVID-19 preparation checklists
  • Technical Hands-On training and information
  • Tried-and-true methods of successful business owners
  • Blogs full of tips tricks, business strategies and more
  • Educational videos and real talk business chats

I can't wait to connect with you!

Leah Lynch
Owner - Beautique Salon, Spa & Lash Lounge
Best of Boston - Best Salon, North 2019

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Having a virtual community of resources available to you can be extremely valuable. Ask questions, read informative blogs, watch videos, submit ideas and interact with experts and other lash artists for support and inspiration!

Conversations happening in the Lash Community:

Tricks for Staying Stuck: Humidity and Lash Application
Let’s talk about the weather. Adhesive. It’s temperamental. It can misbehave. And it changes systematically depending on the weather. If you live in a climate where humidity gauges change depending upon the season (here, in our seafaring town, we have …

The Importance of Proper Lighting for Lash Artists
The Importance of Proper Lighting for Lash Artists Applying lash extensions is an intricate process, and the application is a work of art unto itself. Proper lighting is crucial for applying—as well as isolating—lashes properly. You can spend thousands …

Lash Growth Serums: Expanding Your Business
Lash extensions might be our bread and butter, but lash serums are an important part of the market, too. Clients with damaged or thinning lashes can benefit from serum use, which can help strengthen and lengthen their natural lashes, thereby making your …

The Nano Mister vs. Nebulizers for Curing Lashes
Curing your client’s eyelash extensions is a new trend on the lash scene. It is important to not only understand the benefits of curing but also to know the differences in options available. Cyanoacrylate is not a glue; it is an adhesive, so it does not …

Classic vs. Volume: They Both Win!
With the industry all a-flutter over the wispy butterfly effects and gorgeously artistic looks created by volume lashes, our classic lash pals have seemingly been overshadowed! Classic lashes are the foundation on which all good lashing skills are built, …

Bottom Lash Extensions Are Actually a Thing
The eyelash extension craze has increased exponentially since the Kardashians have hit the scene.I can’t even begin to account for the number of times a client has brought me a photo of the Kardashians for how they wanted their lashes to look. I’m sure …

History of Lashes
A Look Back Through Time: The History of False Eyelashes Like many things glamourous, false eyelashes were an invention out of Hollywood - at least according to popular belief. An American film director, D.W. Griffith, used them for a 1916 silent move …

Emergency Planning
It’s all of our worst fear that we may one day accidentally slip our forceps beyond the pad into a client’s eye, that our adhesive may enter the eye, the client may have a severe reaction to the cyanoacrylate, receive a chemical burn in their eye or …

Be Happy and Make Others Happy
The cold weather is behind us and it’s time to shake off those winter bluesand find something better to talk about with our clients than the snow. Thetime you spend with your clients is not just valuable in terms of income orbeauty, but it’s also an …

Ingredient Facts
Sodium laureth sulphate ✘ This commonly used surfactant is a skin and eye irritant and endocrine disruptor. It goes through the process of ethoxylation during manufacturing, which means it is processed using ethylene dioxide, a known carcinogen. Another …

Chrissanthie VS SteriLid VS Baby shampoo
NOTE: it may be helpful to read our article on lash mites and Blephritis before reading this particular article. With all the recent information circulating about eyelash cleansers we thought it would be nice to provide a comparison of the top 3 choices …

Lash Artist Dexterity
How Lash Artists Can Improve Dexterity Dexterity is crucial for lash artists. People with poor hand-eye coordination don’t make good surgeons, and people without skillful hands don’t make the best lash artists. If your dexterity isn’t perfect, some …

The Importance of Good Posture for Lash Artists
In the same way that hunching over a computer screen isn’t healthy for office workers, hunching over a table all day isn’t good for lash artists. Improper posture can lead to muscle stiffness and strains; back, neck and shoulder problems; joint pain; …

Inbound Marketing
Love the Ones You’re With: Catering to Current Clients Get them in the door. That’s what we’re always saying, as business owners. The key to running a successful business is to get clients in the door. An introduction to our services will speak for …

How to implement a price increase
Ask The Expert coulomb I have never increased my prices but feel it is time, any advice? Whether you are increasing your prices due to supply and demand, increases in your overhead or the introduction of a new technique such as volume lashes you should …

Preventing Sore Hands and Wrists and Avoiding Carpal Tunnel
As an artist with the desire to work comfortably for an extended amount of time, it is crucial to make sure you take the proper steps to protect your hands and wrists. Without them, you’re out of business! The most important thing to look at when …

Did My Lash Extensions Cause a Broken Blood Vessel?
Eyes are sensitive spots, so it’s easy to worry when something seems off. People with lash extensions—particularly those wearing them for the first time—often mistakenly blame a problem like a broken blood vessel on the lashes. The good news: Many things …

Allergies to Eyelash Extensions
When Kristen Chenoweth showed up on The Late Show With David Letterman in 2012 showing very noticeable signs of an allergic reaction to lash glue, lash artists everywhere had to cringe. Would everyone think lash extensions were dangerous? The incident …

Protecting Yourself From Cyanoacrylate Fumes
Most eyelash adhesives are cyanoacrylate-based. Essentially, cyanoacrylate is just a generic term for a group of fast-acting adhesives that have a wide variety of uses, from household products to medical and industrial applications. Cyanoacrylate …
 
How to burp your adhesive
Burp that baby! Lash adhesives can be temperamental, finicky and well...act like a baby sometimes! Ever wonder why even though your tip is perfectly clean after dispensing that you open your cap again to find gunk built up all around the end? This can …

What to Do If You Have An Adhesive Spill
*ALWAYS HAVE YOUR MSDS SHEETS AVAILABLE FOR YOUR PARTICULAR ADHESIVE AND FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS LISTED THERE* If you have an incident involving a spill of lash adhesive, things can get serious pretty quickly! Occasionally, if we have a stuck tip and are …

Driving New Business through Email
Ok, fine. You get enough spam. Everyone does. But there’s no denying that email lists work—they drive business in ways that person-to-person contact cannot begin to compete with. For that reason alone, collecting email addresses is elemental, and …

The Ugly Truth: Blepharitis and Your Eyes
This is one creepy topic! You can’t read this blog with out a shudder or two, but the information here is very important to read and understand if you are truly dedicated to the health and safety of your clients’ eyes. Blepharitis is, unfortunately, a …