Locks Lash Blog

# 131 - An Amazing Way to Pay Off Your Online Course! Read on...
We won't beat around the bush(where did that saying even come from?*), paying for your lash training can seem expensive - especially if you're interested in skills other than just lashing (tinting, waxing, spray tan). HOWEVER, when you start to...
#130 - Indoor Plants Help Humidity In My Lash Room?
TREND ALERT!   Yep, We're Talking Indoor plants Were you aware that as well as enhancing the aesthetic of your lash room/home salon, indoor plants can help to increase the humidity in your lash room? Cool huh? Before you read...
#129 - Top 6 Content Tips for a Top Insta Feed
We have some fun tips for you GET EXCITED! Whether you're totally new to the lash world, or a seasoned pro, it's a simple truth that social media is a very beneficial tool to harness!  We want you to have...
#128 - MYTH BUSTER! The truth about Lash Lift and Brow Lamination
We love a good myth buster.   We've discussed some of the myths surrounding pro-made and pre-made lashes, now it's time to dispel the confusion around some lash lift and brow lamination myths.    #1 A lash lift only lasts...
#127 - MOST LASH TECHS SHOULD DO THIS BUT MOST DON'T! (for getting clients)
This is one of the most old school kinds of marketing…  One that is often overlooked...   And one that works really well for lash techs!   Letterbox drops!! Basically, putting a little flyer in someone's letterbox. The reason this...
#126 - MYTH BUSTER: Pre-Mades vs. Pro-Mades. What's the Difference?
HOW PRE-MADE FANS ARE MADE!  Let's cut straight to the chase. There are different types of lashes and it can be overwhelming when learning the ins and outs of each. What are they? How are they used/applied? Why do two...
#125 - LASH DICTIONARY: Do You Know The Lash Lingo?
We've developed the Locks Lash Dictionary so you can come to one place to keep yourself up to date on all the Lash-Lingo. Consider this your one-stop shop for all terminology we're using all the time in our industry. It's really...
#124 - So... What's Our Story?
Well, let's start at the beginning of it all with the story of Adam and Eve......also known as Jess and Derik husband + wife who bought Locks Lash in 2007 and ran the business by themselves for years! They had a little...
# 123 - WAXING - You NEED to know these DOs and DON'Ts!!
WAXING. LET'S GET STRAIGHT TO IT! Things to do before waxing: 1) Exfoliate - This helps to remove the outer layers of the skin. By removing the dead skin on the surface, it helps to ensure the skin is nice and clean...
# 122 - Waxing & Threading: I can earn HOW MUCH Extra?!
Waxing & Threading - I can earn HOW MUCH Extra?! You're already lashing 3, 4 or 5 clients in your 8 hour work-day. Check out what you can earn on top of your lash income just by adding a wax...
# 121 Waxing and Threading - 10 Benefits You May Not Know!
What are the Benefits of Waxing and Threading? Let's wax on about waxing off today. And let's thread on about threading off (doesn't really roll off the tongue as much, does it...?). Do you struggle to decide whether waxing or...
#120 - The Ancient Art of Waxing and Threading - Where Did Each Begin?!
A BRIEF HISTORY OF WAXING AND THREADING Let's begin in Ancient Egypt   Even though waxing is a modern trend, it dates back to Ancient Egypt, when body hair was considered ‘improper’, and men and women with beards and other...
#119 - Em Explains Why You NEED To Add Spray Tanning To Your Business!
I owe the life I live now to Spray Tanning. So this blog might be a little bit biased, but anyone who knows me knows that I will force my love of spray tanning upon anyone that will listen. Unfortunately having opened...
# 118 IS THERE TOO MUCH LASH COMPETITION?
We have all witnessed lash extensions becoming more and more popular with more salons popping up almost monthly it seems. When I first entered the industry over 10 years ago, we were one of three salons in ALL of Melbourne to...
#117 WHAT INGREDIENTS TO LOOK FOR IN A LASH & BROW GROWTH SERUM
It’s rather easy for cosmetics companies to slap up a few before & after shots and make bold claims that their product will work miracles. We’ve all heard of photoshop, and false advertising, so how would you know if the...
# 116 LASH CONTENT IDEAS & INSPO
Thinking and then making up what to post on your social media can be exhausting and time consuming!     We have put together a few top ideas of what you should and should not be posting on your business...
# 115 HOW TO STAY BUSY AFTER THE XMAS RUSH
Leading up to Christmas you may have seen a boom in your business and it may be that January is traditionally a much slower month. But it doesn’t have to be that way! The answer to being busy is... PROMOTION!...
#114 BENEFITS OF BEING EMPLOYED AS A LASH TECHNICIAN
If you’re thinking about taking the dive into the Lash Tech biz, we’re sure you’ll be Interested in discovering the benefits of being employed as a technician as opposed to starting your own business. Of course, there are benefits whichever...
# 113 YOU NEED TO BE GOOD AT BUSINESS TO BE A SUCCESSFUL SALON
To be successful in this industry and make lots of money, you have to be great at lashes AND at business.     You can be the most AMAZING lash tech in the whole universe but still have a hard...
#112 FINDING LASH MODELS
So you’re training to become a lash tech and you’re keen to get practicing! You’re equipped with the essentials (lashes, glue, humidifier etc… you know the drill), you’ve got a gorgeous room setup, and you’re bursting at the seams with...
#111 WHEN LIFE GIVES YOU LEMONS
This year has certainly taken us all on a ride! Especially for those who have lost their jobs due to Covid and have had to start a full clean slate. From our last inspiring story we posted a couple of weeks...