Eyelash Lift

Lash lifts are a treatment for natural eyelashes that adds a chemically created curl. This cosmetic enhancement is a great solution for individuals who are satisfied with the volume of their eyelashes but desire more definition to straight lashes.

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The Skinny

Average Recovery

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$75 - $100

The Specifics

What is an eyelash lift?

An eyelash lift (a.k.a. lash lift or lash perm) is a topical treatment to create an upper eyelash curl. A chemical solution that targets the keratin protein in the lashes is applied to the natural lashes to create a voluminous and defined mascara like curl in the upper lashes. The treatment lasts two to three months and both augments the lashes and refreshes the eye appearance. This low maintenance solution can replace eye makeup, mascara, and eyelash curlers.

What cosmetic concerns does an eyelash lift treat?

  1. Eyelash Hair: An Eyelash Lift augments existing lashes by creating a more voluminous and dramatic curl in the upper lashes.

Who is the ideal candidate for an eyelash lift?

The ideal candidate for an eyelash lift is an individual satisfied with the length of their natural lashes who desires a semi permanent curled appearance. An eyelash lift is not recommended for those undergoing chemotherapy or those with certain eye conditions.

What is the average recovery associated with an eyelash lift?

There is little to no downtime associated with an eyelash lift, however, it is common to experience eye irritation secondary to the chemicals used in the procedure. Candidates will also have to take care to avoid water and eye makeup products for 24 hours following the procedure.

What are the potential side effects of an eyelash lift?

There are few side effects associated with an Eeyelash lift. Some individuals experience redness and itching of the eye for a few hours following the procedure. It is possible to have an allergic reaction to the solutions used in the procedure.

What can someone expect from the results of an eyelash lift?

The results of an eyelash lift will be immediately noticeable following the procedure, and with proper upkeep will last eight to twelve weeks.

What is the average cost of an eyelash lift?

The average cost of an eyelash lift is $75 to $100. The actual cost of an eyelash lift will vary by location, provider, and individual candidate needs.


  • Eyelashes
  • Enhanced Eyelashes
  • Volume


  • Redness
  • Itching
  • Dermatitis

Invasiveness Score


Invasiveness is graded based on factors such as anesthesia practices, incisions, and recovery notes common to this procedure.

What to Expect

Lash lifts are a treatment for natural eyelashes that adds a chemically created curl. Here is a quick guide for what to expect before, during, and after a lash lift.

The Takeaway

An eyelash lift (a.k.a. lash Lift or lash perm) enhances the natural lashes with a chemical solution that alters keratin to create a natural appearing mascara like upper eyelash curl without eye makeup or an eyelash curler. This low maintenance semi permanent lash perm augments the natural eyelash lash length.
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  1. Bhupendra C. Patel; Michael J. Lopez; Zachary P. Joos. Anatomy, Head and Neck, Eyelash PubMed.gov; 2020-07-27
  2. Dailey RA, Wobig JL. Eyelid Anatomy PubMed; 1982-12-01


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