Frequently Asked Questions

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How do I apply adhesive onto strip lashes?
Use DUO® Striplash Adhesive, 3 to choose from- Striplash Adhesive White, Striplash Adhesive Dark, Brush On Striplash Adhesive White.
  1. Step 1. Check fit. Align band with natural lash line. Trim excess if necessary.
  2. Step 2. Apply adhesive. Apply a thin line of adhesive along band. Wait 30 seconds to set.
  3. Step 3. Apply lashes. Secure lash band by pressing onto lash line.
How are individual lashes applied?
Use DUO® Individual Lash Adhesive
  1. Step 1. Pour 2-3 drops of Lash Adhesive onto a small piece of foil.
  2. Step 2. Gently grasp a single lash with tweezers near knotted end and pull from tray.
  3. Step 3. Dip knotted end of lash into adhesive.
  4. Step 4. Place lash on top of your natural lash with the knotted end as close to your eyelid as possible.
What is the difference between Striplash Adhesive and Individual Lash Adhesive?
Strip Lash Adhesive is a latex-based adhesive made for strip lashes and lasts several hours. It can also be used to apply individual lashes for one day or evening. Individual Lash Adhesive is a latex-free long-lasting formula intended to keep individual lashes on for 2-4 weeks.
Can DUO® Striplash Adhesive be used for applying individual lashes?
Yes. If you want individual lashes on for several hours, use Striplash Adhesive. If you want them to last for several days, use Individual Lash Adhesive.
Should I put my makeup on before or after applying strip lashes?
We suggest applying full makeup first, and lashes last. Some prefer to apply eyeliner last, to blend in the lash band.
I'm finding the adhesive is too slippery, am I doing something wrong?
For easy application, apply adhesive to lash and wait 30 seconds for it to become tacky before putting your lashes on.
Is it okay to wear strip lashes to bed?
We don’t recommend it. During sleep your lashes may get bent or come off. It's always best to remove eye makeup and wash your face before you go to bed.
I've never worn lashes before. How long does it take to apply strip lashes?
It takes just a few minutes, but your first few attempts will take longer. Practice first, but not right before getting ready for a special occasion, you may get too frustrated.
Can I use DUO® Individual Lash Adhesive to apply strip lashes?
No. Individual Lash Adhesive was formulated to give longer lasting results for individual lashes only (2-4 weeks).
What should I do if I have any eye irritation or redness of eye area while wearing false lashes?
Remove the lashes and if irritation persists, consult your physician.
What are the differences between clear and dark adhesive?
Dark adhesive dries dark and helps hide the lash band. Clear adhesive will dry clear.
How do I remove individual lashes that were applied with DUO® Individual Lash Adhesive from my eyelid?
Try using baby oil on a Q-Tip
How do I remove strip lashes that were applied with DUO® Striplash Adhesive from my eyelid?
Gently peel lash off lid, starting at the outer corner. Clean lash band by peeling off residual adhesive. Makeup remover or baby oil may be used to remove residual adhesive on eyelids.
Is it safe to use DUO® Adhesive if I’m allergic to latex?
If you have known allergies to latex, we recommend DUO® Brush On Striplash Adhesive and/or DUO® Individual Lash Adhesive. Do not use DUO® Striplash Adhesive in Clear/White or Dark as they contain latex.
Can I use DUO® Adhesive on other parts of my body, such as applying temporary body art?
Yes, you can use DUO® Striplash Adhesive in Clear/White or Dark unless you are allergic to latex.
Can I apply DUO® Adhesive directly on my eyelids?
No, DUO® Adhesives are formulated to only be applied to lash bands or knotted ends of individual lashes. Applying DUO® Adhesives directly on your eyelids may cause eye and skin irritation.