Ellipse flat lash extension can make a huge difference to lash extensions, building volume for a dramatic lash look without adding extra weight. Ellipse flat lash extension offer better retention due to their wider bonding surface. They’re also lighter, causing less damage to the natural lashes. Flat lashes are intended to be used alongside other types to enhance volume and texture.
How are ellipse flat lash extension different from conventional lashes?
As their name suggests, flat lashes are flat and oval-shaped at the base, whereas conventional lashes are rounded. A flat base means a larger, wider surface area, which in turn means the extensions bond more effectively with the natural lashes. Better bonding = lashes that stay in place for longer.
Another difference between ellipse flat lash extension and conventional lashes is the weight. Flat lashes are lighter, offering the width of a 0.15mm lash extension without adding extra weight. 0.15mm thickness flat lashes will feel like 0.07mm conventional lashes. Darker, thicker lash looks can be achieved but won’t feel uncomfortable or damage the natural lashes. This makes flat lashes ideal for clients with thin and/or short natural lashes.
How do you use flat lashes?
Ellipse flat lash extension require a specific application technique with only a tiny amount of glue. Because of their unique base shape, flat lashes should be positioned on the top or bottom of the natural lashes, not at the sides like some conventional lashes can be.