Make It Up Monday – 2019 Met Gala Fashion Showcase: The Ultimate Camp Glam

Met-Gala-Looks

This year’s MET GALA did not disappoint! There was so much eye candy to look at. From over the top makeup looks to a style that could stop you in your tracks, an explosion of creativity was painted on the red carpet! Let’s talk about some of these show-stopping red carpet looks! 2019 Met Gala […]

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Wednesday Wink – Dare to Defy: The Call to Courage in Your Beauty Business

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Last night I declared an evening to Netflix and chill. After hearing rave reviews, I chose to watch Brene Brown’s advice on vulnerability from the Call to Courage where Brene discusses what it takes to choose courage over comfort in a culture defined by scarcity, fear, and uncertainty. What does this have to do with […]

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Lash Team Coach & Mentor – Part 4 – How to Set Realistic Staff Productivity Goals with Smart Scheduling and SPLH

Setting Staff Productivity Goals in Your Salon

Welcome to part four of the Lash Team Coach & Mentor series! We are excited to get into more details about developing your salon business for success. We will be taking a look at how to set goals and expectations for new staff when bringing them onto your business. If you have an existing employee […]

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Wednesday Wink – 6 Tips for Better Lash Extension Retention 

Better Lash Retention 6 Tips

We all are interested in getting great results with our lash applications. From the best glue to what to do with our most challenging clients. We have struggles and victories and I’m going to share a few tips that have worked for me, and some helpful tips I have tried for other lash artists. So let’s get […]

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American Spa April/May 2019 – Social Butterfly, Love at First Sight

American Spa - April-May 2019

Glad Lash Founder, Esther Bolkin, shared her insight in American Spa’s feature article Social Butterfly which explores how salons and spas can leverage social media. The new and innovative Glad Lash 3D contoured sleep mask is noted as one of this edition’s “amazing lash and brow products” in the Love at First Sight product review.

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Make It Up Monday – Lash Game Elevation for Sensitive Eyes: Choosing the Best Eyelash Curler + Mascara Combo

How To Correctly Use An Eyelash Curler

Let’s talk about eyelash curlers and mascara for sensitive eyes. We all know that an eyelash curler is the quickest way to create a fuller, wider and more dramatic feel for our lashes. Unless of course there are eyelash extensions or eyelash perming involved, then eyelash curlers go out the window! But, are curlers all the […]

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Wednesday Wink – Get Selena Gomez’s Gorgeous Gaze: Makeup Tutorial

Today, I want to bring you a BROW and RADIANCE muse from the one and only, Selena Gomez. I stumbled across this makeup inspo on Seventeen Magazine’s Instagram feed and wanted to share the love. Here is Selena Gomez lighting us up with an energy that is full of all things spring and summer playfulness. Here’s […]

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Wednesday Wink – Safety and Sanitation in Your Lash Business

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I have been blessed with an amazing apprentice in my practice. I think apprenticeships are such a great opportunity to train people on all the different aspects of running a lash business. One of the initial challenges is getting past the subject matter that can be really boring to do but is required nonetheless. Safety […]

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Make It Up Monday – Coachella Festival Beauty: From Spring to Summer

2019 Festival Beauty Trends - Coachella

To all my GladGirl Coachella enthusiasts, can we talk about beauty trends of this over-the-top music, art, and fun festival? Every year, trendsetters hit the road to get into the summer vibe at Coachella in Indio, California. Everywhere you turn are larger than life performances, art installations, and beauty looks! This is the place to […]

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Starting From Scratch Pt 12 – Scheduling Your Staff

Scheduling Staff In Your Lash Business

We are almost there. This is the final installment in our Starting from Scratch series. If you have already settled on the hours of operation for your salon business, you will now want to start thinking about the optimal scheduling of your salon workers. Pay close attention to this one. This will save you frustration, […]

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