(Closed) Fake Lashes – Did you wear them on your big day??

posted 7 years ago in Beauty
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  • Post # 3
    772 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2013 - Dalhousie Castle

    I had some extensions put on and then had the make artist put on a set as well. I think she used mac ones. 

    I would say if you are going to do them yourself, get some now and start practicing as they are suprisingly trickly to apply right. 

    If you don’t want to worry about them on the day, you could do lash extensions and then their already on ready. 

    Post # 4
    771 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: May 2014

    @CarterLove:  I haven’t had my big day yet… But yes I will wear them!

    Start practicing now if you plan to do them yourself and also you need to figure out which length and shape you prefer!

    I recently started getting eyelash extensions put on at a nail salon and I love them!  They look very natural and I don’t have to worry about dealing with them every day.

    Post # 5
    1213 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: January 2004

    I didn’t but I kinda wish I did.

    Post # 6
    3822 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    @CarterLove:  yes! they make a big difference in your photos. i was reluctant at first but when i saw the finished look, i was so glad i did. my make up artist used lashes from MAC

    Post # 7
    8414 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2012

    @CarterLove:  I suggest checking out red cherry lashes. You can get them in a lot of 3, 6, 10 they have many different selections on ebay and they are very cheap. You can experiment with different styles. So far I have found them the best of styles I have tried. I also like MAC and Ardell but to me the red cherry are the best!


    Post # 8
    5656 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: August 2012

    Yes I wore the individual ones, not the strips. They definitely enhance your eyes and with all the photo’s, it helps to have your lashes be a bit more noticeable. I’d play with them a bit before the big day, they are pretty easy to put on. Even better if you can get a bm or someone to put them on for you!

    Post # 9
    707 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: January 2004

    I plan on wearing them. I just had my final makeup trial. Here’s how they looked…I love the drama 😉



    Post # 10
    2065 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2018

    I get lash extentions done every two weeks (the single ones that adhere to each lash individually).  So yes, I did…but I wear them on a daily basis too.  🙂

    Post # 11
    4042 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: January 2014

    Nope! I have never worn them before, so I thought it might be overkill. I don’t wear much makeup at all in day to day life.

    When I had my makeup trial the artist brought it up, and I said I was on the fence. When she was done she commented that I definitely didn’t need them because my lashes were fabulous as is.

    So I think it depends on the person. If you wear a good deal of makeup regularly, then it could add an extra pop. 

    Post # 12
    472 posts
    Helper bee

    I’m getting eyelash extensions for the wedding. 

    I often wear fake eyelashes on weekends, or for special events. Brands I love are Ardell, Red Cherry, and sometimes I even use cheapie $1 Elf individual ones.

    Post # 13
    7199 posts
    Busy Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2015

    @CarterLove:  DO. IT. 

    I am very lucky to have long, thick lashes and I still wear fakes sometimes when I know I’m going to be photographed a lot. The difference in pictures is amazing. 

    Just get a bunch of cheapie ones now, go on youtube for some pointers and practice. It’s no fun trying to get them just right the first few times, so you don’t want to be trying it out on your wedding day. But now that I’m used to putting them on it just takes a couple minutes. 

    Post # 14
    2552 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: May 2013

    I did and I’m not a huge makeup person. I thought they were going to be annoying but they felt natural after a few minutes.

    Post # 15
    223 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: January 2014

    This is my only sneak peek pic but I wore Ardell demi wispies. I purchases velour mink lashes but they fell apart after the trial so the day before my wedding I had to go out and purchase some at the drugstore but I thought they looked great. 

    Post # 16
    227 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: April 2014

    I have never done eyelash extensions before, I have used the falsie strips before though, but only to super fancy events.  I normally wear a thin line of eyeliner and mascara, but it does not show up well in photographs.

    I recently purchased a groupon for a set of extensions AND a 2 week fill (for $100), I plan on doing the extensions before my bachelorette party, and the fill a couple days before my wedding! 

    One of my co-workers who recently got married started getting eyelash extensions done and she continues to go every 2-3 weeks, even though she was married Jan 2nd!  

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