Individual Eyelash Extensions for Beginners

Prerequisites: Esthetician or cosmetology certification or currently in a certification program

Course Cost: $450               

Course Location: American Academy of Esthetics

Course Description/Objectives: This two-day course will teach attendees the basics of eye and eye lash health and care, types of eyelash extensions available to clients, and proper techniques for applying and removing basic individual eyelash extensions. Demonstrations from instructor and hands on application will be done during class time.   

Day 1 – Theory and Demonstration

  • Anatomy of eye and eyelashes

  • Diseases and disorders of the eye/eyelashes

  • Health, safety, and sanitation

  • Client consultation and consent forms

  • Contraindications

  • Types of eyelash extensions

  • Basic methodology: tools, supplies and equipment, work area set-up, eye area preparation

  • Basic procedure: perfect isolation, lash extension placement and attachment, removal of eyelash extensions

  • Basic design of eyelash extensions: re-lash or fill-in, fluff

  • Aftercare and maintenance

  • Demonstration: application of full set of individual classic lash extensions

Day 2 – Hands on Demonstration

  • Review topics from Day 1

  • Hands-on practice to include applying and receiving a full set of individual classic lash extensions

  • Individual coaching from our instructor

Course materials and supplies are included in the cost of the class. Upon completion of the course, students will be provided with a certificate.  Certificates will be mailed to students no more than 2 weeks following the course completion date.  10 CEU’s will be offered soon.

About the Instructor

Giana Bodoh is a licensed esthetician with close to a decade of experience in the esthetics field and over three years as a licensed instructor.  She earned both her estheticians’ certificate and teachers’ certificate at the Universal Spa Training Academy in Downer Grove, IL.  She has extensive experience as a beauty influencer and is a featured contributor on Insider Beauty, Buzzfeed, and Yahoo! Beauty. Giana loves teaching students innovative techniques in make-up artistry, brow mapping, and lash applications, to name just a few!


Plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.  Late arrivals will not be permitted to participate. Courses are only refundable if registration is cancelled at least 48 hours from the registered course start time. Exceptions are at the sole discretion of management.