The Best Makeup for Eyelash Extensions (and the Worst)



The good news about your eyelash extensions is that they look amazing. The bad news: Half your eye-makeup collection needs to go. True, eyelash extensions can last for up to six weeks, but wearing the wrong makeup with them can lead to lash fallout and extension damage, dramatically decreasing the length of time your lash extensions look full and fabulous.

Honestly, it's sad watching your eyelash extensions fall out one by one. It all happens so quickly, and within a couple of weeks, they start looking sparse. It's happened to the best of us (myself included). Yes, this could be due to your fast lash metabolism—or it could be from the makeup products you're using.

Extensions are sensitive. When you're glamming up your face, you must be cognizant of your falsies or else. Not sure which makeup to keep using and which to avoid? Don't worry—we've got you covered. We're giving you makeup tips to ensure your lashes thrive.

Scroll through for the best makeup for eyelash extensions.

Next up, read what it's like to wear lash extensions for over six years.

This post was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated.