Articles for the ‘Musings’ Category

3D Russian Volume Lashes

Russian 3D+ Volume Lashes

January 18, 2018

Volume Lashes, also known as Russian Volume Lashes and 3D+ Lashes, has been around the Greater Vancouver area since 2013. It was developed by lawyer turned lash expert Irina Levchuk, who is married to...

Microblading Vancouver Coquitlam

Who can’t do microblading?

January 11, 2018

Microblading or Eyebrow Embroidery is a semi-permanent cosmetic tattooing technique that creates hairlike strokes to fill in sparse or thinning brows. The practice aims to give you an effortless full ...

Lash Lift vs Lash Perm

December 14, 2017

This has been one of the most common questions asked by my clients. Over the past two years, Facebook and Instagram have been bombarded by photos of lash lifts (and any of its similar brands like yumi...

Microblading Airbrushing

Microblading? Worth It?

November 16, 2017

Microblading is a form of semi-permanent makeup that involves using tiny needles that make up a small blade to help deposit pigment under your skin. If you long to to wake up like Cara Delevingne and ...

Keratin Lash Lift

Battle of the Keratin Lash Lifts – LVL vs. Yumi Lashes vs. Elleebana

August 3, 2017

The past few years have seen an explosion of keratin lash lift methods: LVL Enhance Lashes, Yumi Lashes, Elleebana Lashes, Salon System Lash Lift and Flirties Lash Lift...just to name a few. Lash L...

blink lashes

Lash Extension Materials

July 5, 2017

We often get asked what type of lashes we use since there is a lot of confusion and misinformation about the different materials of lash extensions. Broadly speaking, there are three general types of ...

Men's Spa Services Vancouver

Manscaping Basics

May 31, 2017

More and more men are now caring about their appearance, keeping a close eye on their wardrobe and, recently, their overall grooming habits. Regardless, there are still a lot of things that confuse th...

Microblading at Blink Beauty Parlour, Coquitlam, Vancouver

Microblading 101

May 8, 2017

In case you haven’t noticed, brows are a huge beauty trend right now. And many women are resorting to semi-permanent makeup tattoos to get the perfect Lily Collins-like brows. At first pass, the ide...

lash extension lighting

Proper Lighting for Lash Extension Application

April 6, 2017

Proper lighting makes all work tasks easier. Appropriate lighting, without glare or shadows, can reduce eye fatigue and headaches in the part of the lash technician, especially in the rainy city of Va...

Yumi Lashes

Yumi Lash Lift

January 28, 2017

We've been getting a lot of inquiries from our clients regarding Yumi Lashes or Yumi Lash Lift, so we did some digging into this new cosmetic fad. Yumi Lashes was created by Sandra Viglino, a Swiss de...

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