Are eyelash extension artists at risk of high levels of cyanoacrylate exposure in their day to day work? No one REALLY knew. So we did a study to find out! We commissioned highly reputable GCG to test cyanoacrylate exposure in a home salon setup and a commercial salon setup so we could understand the factors affecting lash artists and how to ensure safe work practices to minimise chemical exposure risks to lash artists.

Continue reading →

EDIT – UPDATE: Elleebana in Australia have since developed a GBL Free Gel Adhesive Remover that complies with Australian Government Regulations for professional use only.  Elleebana Adhesive Remover is gel based and effectively removes eyelash or eyebrow extensions without the use of harmful gamma-butyrolactone.  For those lash artists who prefer a gel based adhesive remover over a cream remover, you can purchase Elleebana Adhesive Remover with confidence. Original post follows…

Continue reading →