Tips On How To Make More Money As A Lash Artist

How do lash artists make money? How do lash artists get more clients? Everyone's got greatly affected by the pandemic and the lash industry got tremendously affected as well. Most lash artists had a steady decline of clients coming to get their lashes done, due to this year’s pandemic.  

As a lash artist, we need to be innovative and find ways to get extra profit for our lash business. There are many ways on making more money as a lash artist and beauty professional. 

How do lash artists make money? 

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We will give you many tips on this blog on how to scale your business as a lash artist and hopefully this will  help you get through this pandemic in running your lash business successfully. 

 

1. Upscale Your Skills

When your beginning your lash journey, you are offering the very basic lash set which is classic lashes. This truly is a great start, but in order to make more money as a lash artist it’s important to upgrade your lash skills as soon as you feel ready to do so. 

Classic wispy lash extensions

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I know this might be an additional expenses but I assure you that take this as an investment on your part. You will truly be able to stand out from your competition.

When you already mastered a basic classic lash set then it’s about time to learn new skill set, hybrid, volume, mega volume, and wispy lash set.

Remember, clients love variety, and they are willing to pay more for a lash artist who is able to offer them a variety of lash sets. It’s like going to restaurant, you would rather go to a restaurant that has a variety of food options, then going to a restaurant that only has a few options on the menu. The same goes with lash extensions, a client will  prefer to commit to a lash artist that can offer different lash set. Clients do not like to change their beauty professionals, they like to go to the same one, most of the time . Therefore, for your lash client to commit to you, it helps to have a variety of looks in your portfolio, because the client never knows when she may feel like trying mega volume, or colored lashes. 

Do this gradually, go to trainings one-step a time, it’s always good practice to put away at least 5% a year on trainings that you want to do as a beauty professional. Remember when you can offer more value, then you can already increase your pricing. You can search for local trainings in your area, online trainings are also really helpful, because they allow you to learn a skill in the comfort of your own home.

 

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Wispy lash extensions

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2. Upsell Your Other Lash Set

A client go to your salon asking for a classic, be proactive and maybe offering a hybrid or mega volume, or wispy lash set, tell them about the benefits and the beauty if can add on their over-all look

Some clients simply DO NOT know about the existence of other lash sets, and they would be perfectly excited and happy to upgrade to another set if they knew about it. Educate your clients and empower them, this is the best gift you can give them, and yourself.

Upselling would definitely be helpful for you to upgrade their lash set from classic to wispy which of course will be higher price and an obvious reason of having extra profit on your own.

In fact, you can also upsell your client on another service, you offer. For example, offer them a facial with the purchase of a lash set for 30 % OFF. This strategy works best if you offer a discount, with an expiry date, scarcity is really important here.

Use your charisma in sales talking to your clients, this is really important, your clients will not remember what you said to them,  but they will remember how you made them feel, therefore be sure to always make them feel amazing around you, so they will continue wanting to come see you for more services.

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How to upsell to your eyelash extensions?

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3. Selling Products 

My struggles looking for lash products are real and took years. I had to look for vendors that passed my standards as a lash artist. Products that I would be produce to recommend to my lash artists friends. 

I have wasted money, time, and efforts before I decided to create products that will be quality-tested by my team. This is a good avenue to make some additional income as a lash artist, but this avenue takes much more time, and finances then the other avenues. .

If you are not ready yet to start your own product line, that’s totally fine and because you need to have enough funds and the expenses can be quite high to start your own line .

You can start selling after care kits, lash foams and lash wands. This will be a good start that you can recommend to your clients. When recommending these products, educate them with the benefits of their after-care routine and that’s the time you will tell them which products to use and sell them their aftercare kits directly .   

Lash retail products

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Aside from displaying it on your shop or salon, you can be aggressive in terms of doing your marketing. Everything is online now, digital marketing is the latest trend on how to make your lash business be out there and to let people know that you are selling lash products aside from eyelash extension services.

Social media marketing for lash artists is amazing. If you are NOT yet using social media platforms to sell your lash services, and products, it’s time to start.
In our case we are giving out free education for lash artists and educating lash artists on various products and tips they can use in their daily practice, 

Promoting your services or products on social media can be profitable if done correctly. Take advantage of this NOW, the cost of FB and Instagram ads will only continue getting more and more expensive, there’s no better time then now to improve your social media presence and start getting more clients.

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An easy-to-follow steps that when done properly can upscale your online presence and it will start build your community online of prospective clients.

People might think it’s just an easy-peasy thing of just posting on Instagram, but there are certain things to follow and remember, and again, if done correctly, your business will benefit from this.

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4. Be A Mentor/ Educator 

You already knows the in and out of the lash business, you are certain with all the things on how to run your lash business. If you are confident enough, you can consider mentoring other lash artists. 

As our way of giving back to our community for supporting us, we are more focus on giving free education to each one of you rather than selling our products, we try to give you as much free information as we can, but we also put together larger more complete and detailed courses for a reasonable price . We want to make our education and tips available and affordable for most lash artists.

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5. Offer Other Services

I love to go to a place where I can make my hair done, nails done. A one-stop shop. You can also learn other services, micro-blading, nail spa, hair salon and a facial, and waxing. Keep in mind that you want to increase your average order value with each client that walks through your doors, as you don’t want to waste any valuable dollars on marketing. 

 What other services can I offer as a lash Tech?

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CONCLUSION

Hope you find these helpful tips beneficial for you. Again, these are trial and error that I had to experience for the last few years. It takes time to finally learn the right way to promote your eyelash extension services online.

As long as you ready to learn new things, open for new opportunities, and you have the attitude of “can-do” outlook, then you are on the right track on reaching your goal to become a lash artist that you ever dreamed of, while getting paid what you deserve. 

A reminder to each of you reading this. This is not an over-night success, there will be rejection, failure, and frustration but bear in mind that you got this and believe that you wanted this so bad that you will do whatever it takes for you to succeed on this industry.

Upon reading this blog post that we have, if you have any additional info or tips that you wanted to add that you might think will be beneficial to all, then feel free to write on the comment section.

Let us continue to build a community of helpful lash artists who are always willing to extend their helping hands.

 

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