Introduction to Lashes
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Introduction to Lashes

Learn to apply lashes flawlessly through this step-by-step lash application crash course.
4.4 (20 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
255 students enrolled
Created by Danessa Myricks
Last updated 2/2014
English
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Learn about the different types of lash styles and how to choose the right one
  • Learn how to change the appearance of eye shape based on lash style
  • Application Techniques - learn simple methods to seamlessly apply lashes
  • Master the technique of building and layering different lash styles
  • Learn about adhesives and how to choose the right one for the look and occasion
  • By the end of this course you will be able to; Apply Lash Pieces, Lash Strips and Bottom Lashes effortlessly
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Requirements
  • Access to lashes and glue helpful but not required
Description

Introduction to Lashes is a dynamic and simple to follow crash course in lash application technique.  the focus of this course is on Stripe Lashes.

Danessa Myricks walks you through step-by-step how to;

Select your lash type, choose the right adhesive, apply lash pieces , strip lashes, corner lashes and bottom lashes.

You will also learn how to build and layer lashes for a quick day to night or on-set transition.

There are six unique video demonstrations in this course and tons of incredible lash tips.

Who is the target audience?
  • This course is for everyone.
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Curriculum For This Course
25 Lectures
01:02:31
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Getting Started with Lashes
3 Lectures 04:10

This lecture provides a quick overview introduction to lash styles and the different effects. 
Preview 00:48

Danessa introduces and explains the Pulling Concept. The core principles of this concept will be used repeatedly throughout the video demonstrations. This concept applies when creating a Smokey Eye, Shaping Brows and when applying Lashes. 
Preview 01:32
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Lash Basics - what you need to know step-by-step!
6 Lectures 09:04
In this lecture you will learn what type of lash and lash band provides the ultimate natural effect.
Preview 01:24

In this lecture Danessa explains which type of lash to choose when you're looking to create a full, but still natural, lash look.
Preview 00:38

In this lecture Danessa explains how to choose the right band length and open up a smaller eye shape.
Preview 00:50

In this lecture you will see different lash styles; strip, individual, winged and how these styles effect the overall eye shape.
Preview 01:57

Study a variety of lash styles to learn placement techniques so that you never see the lash band.
Preview 01:50

Adhesive options are discussed in this lecture along with one application technique.
Adhesives
02:25
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Video Demonstrations - Lash Application Technique
12 Lectures 28:20
Lash Pieces - Perfect Daytime Lash
03:09

Recap on Lash Pieces
00:35

In this demonstration you will learn how to apply a lash strip directly on top of the lash pieces. This demonstration uses lashes that round out the model's almond shape eyes.
Full Strip Lash
05:21

Taking the strip lash to a fuller level of intensity this demonstration continues to build on the previous looks and shows how to make a natural daytime look more full and dynamic.
Wispy Lash Strip
01:32

Using the pulling concept, this demo shows how to apply corner lashes that draw the eye up and outward. This application creates a sultry, catlike effect.
Corner Lashes
02:50

In this demonstration you will learn how to apply bottom lashes. 
Bottom Lashes
03:00

See how to apply a liner to increase the cat-eye effect.
Liner to Lashes
02:29

Quick Tips
01:07

When you have a bold lash or dark smoky eye, a pouty nude lip is a great way to finish the look. In this lecture you will see how to add subtle accents that make the skin glow and lips look full.
Creating a Pouty Lip to Enhance the Lash
04:14

Building on the Look - Reference Images
00:42

A simple assignment from instructor Danessa Myricks. You can post your "homework" pic on the I Make You Beautiful FB Fan Page. Make sure to reference this course when you do.
Assignment #1
00:15

Building on an 80s beauty look, in this demonstration you will see how to select and apply lashes to complete a stylized look.
Finish a Look with Lashes - 80s Style
03:06
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Basics - Recap Images
4 Lectures 20:57
Applying individual lashes is a great way to create a natural look or to fill in and balance out the eye. You can also use individual lashes and lash pieces to create elaborate, editorial eye designs.
Quick Tips - Individual Lashes
02:17

Building on top of an existing lash look is a quick and easy way to change a look on set or transition from day to night.
Quick Tips - Build on a Lash Look
01:57

Video Quiz
04:22

Recap of a few important steps to remember when working with lashes and a Behind the Scenes look while Danessa works on set to create a bold lash and eye design for a photo shoot.
Behind the Scenes with Danessa
12:21

1. Can you name at least three types of lashes?

2. What type of lash would you use if you wanted to create a "cat-like" or winged effect on the eye?

3. If you want a natural looking and comfortable lash, what should you look for when making your selection?

4. If you have small eyes, which of the following should you do; (hint there is more than one right answer)

a.) Cut the lash band to fit the length of your eye?

b.) Not where lashes?

c.) Choose a lash with a smaller band?

5. If you want to make the eye appear more round, where would you place the lashes?

CHOOSING YOUR PERFECT LASH
1 question
About the Instructor
Danessa Myricks
4.5 Average rating
125 Reviews
887 Students
4 Courses
Makeup Artist, Educator and CEO of IMYB

After years of experience working as a corporate executive in education, marketing, and publishing, Danessa Myricks decided to express her creative side.

Forced to start a new career due to corporate downsizing she decided to take her hobby of experimenting with makeup and turn it into a career. Now, whether it’s for a celebrity photo shoot, a magazine spread or a wedding, she transforms women from simple to sensational.

Danessa Myricks has developed a robust educational arsenal to help others learn how to successfully start a career in makeup artistry. She has authored books and created DVDs, distributing thousands of copies worldwide. Now Danessa brings her hands-on training to the online community through Udemy.

Danessa has a passion for making people beautiful, and an extraordinary love and talent for teaching others to do the same.