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HAPPY THANKSGIVING WEEK! In honor of gratitude - we thought we'd touch on a topic that helps you give your clients the best experience possible. After all, we are all so grateful for the clients that have helped us get where we are today. It's probably no surprise that it's extremely important to respect your clients time just as well as you expect them to respect your time. Here are our tips on making sure you are prepared for their appointment and building a respectable relationship with all your loved clients.1. BE PREPARED - Get to your workspace 10-15 minutes...

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Ugh! The dreaded cancellation policy! It's something you have to do. As long as you make sure clients know your policies by clearly stating them - you'll be good to go!It's important to have your cancellation policy listed on your website, Facebook page, instruction cards, and consent forms.This is not being "mean" it's just asking for respect of your time. Which we all deserve!Here are a few examples of cancellation policies:- "Please give 24 hour notice when cancelling or rescheduling to avoid a $25 fee."- "Appointments must be canceled or rescheduled 48 hours in advance or 50% of the service...

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It can be difficult at first to know how to price your lash services. Fear not! It doesn't have to be! Research the market in your area. Find 3-10 other reputable lash professionals and calculate the average price being charged. 1. Start in the medium/high range - it is easier to lower prices than to raise them. 2. Be competitive! Never undersell yourself. 3. You deserve to make a profit for your skill. Never let anyone tell you otherwise. Remember all the investments you have made to be in this industry. 4. It's okay to offer discounts on full sets...

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IDENTIFY YOUR AUDIENCE:  Who are you looking to reach? What do they want to see?  What type of clientele are they? What are they looking for? What social media site are they on most? Who will your brand speak to? BE HUMAN: The last thing you want to be is a “faceless business”. Let your followers learn about you! Your potential clients want to know YOU. Get personal and don’t be afraid to share pieces of your life that aren’t just “lash” content.  BUILD RELATIONSHIPS: Never neglect the SOCIAL part of social media. It’s more important to have engaged followers...

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There will come a time when a client is unhappy with their lash extensions. More than likely it’s due to their retention rate being low. Here are six helpful questions to ask them when troubleshooting why their lashes aren’t lasting as long as they should be.   What are your sleeping habits? Sleeping face down can cause natural lash damage. It’s obviously ideal for them to sleep on their back or side. Even side sleepers will have a dominate side and you will notice less retention. If a client can’t shake the habit of sleeping on their tummy suggest a...

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Artificial Lashes come in many different types of materials. There are; mink, silk, human hair, synthetic mink and other options. LASHBOMB uses synthetic mink made from a material called PBT. Not only do synthetic lashes keep our product cruelty free it also gives you a longer lasting, stronger curl.

Lashes come in a variety of curl, length and diameter. So what are the differences? We are happy you asked!

CURL: Curl comes in six different varieties: J, B, C, CC, D and DD. J: most relaxed curl
B: understated curve - perfect for a “natural” lookC: these mimic what your natural lashes would...

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The History of LASHBOMB!

I believe I have become an accumulation of my life experiences and the choices I have made. I have learned to trust in the process of life and to honor my intuition by choosing trust over fear.When I was a young girl, around 8 years old, my parents divorced. I was the youngest of 6 children. When I was 9 years old, my mother moved myself and 4 of my 6 siblings to Utah from Idaho. At that time, she bought a sporty Mustang with a T-Bird engine. I didn’t know much about cars but my siblings were always excited...

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Let’s talk consultation! This little chat with a new client is an important part of their experience. Today for ’Tip Tuesday’ LASHBOMB will be sharing five helpful questions ask! This not only will give your client exactly what they were looking for but keep them coming back for more! Have you ever had eyelash extensions before?- If they have, why did they have them removed? Do you have any allergies?- This question is the most important! Making sure they aren't allergic to anything you will be using near their eyes seems obvious. They'll be happy you asked! Are you looking...