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Steps To Become a Certified Lash Tech

Congrats—you’ve decided to become a certified lash tech! Extensions by Lindy makes it simple to achieve that dream with our easy-to-follow guide on steps to becoming a lash technician. Start your journey toward becoming an amazing lash tech by learning your state’s requirements. Not sure what your state requires? Find out each state’s qualifications and certifications with EBL’s guide.

Specialized Lash Training

To get your new chosen career up and running, you must learn the basics and build a foundation. Enroll in a lash extension training program where you will learn the tricks of the trade. Once the course is completed, you will earn your certification to perform lash extensions professionally.

  • You can expect to learn the ins and outs of being an eyelash tech:
  • Learn how to apply lash extensions
  • Gain knowledge about the tools and equipment you’ll use daily
  • Explore the varieties of lash extensions
  • Examine eye shapes and learn the best application practices for each
  • Learn the safety procedures to best protect your clients’ health


State Licenses

If you live in a state that requires a license, work toward achieving that goal with esthetician or cosmetology courses. With a license, you’ll be well on your way to performing lash extensions, lifts, and tints on clients. For a full breakdown of state requirements to be a certified lash tech, check out Extensions by Lindy’s guide.

You’re Certified, Now What?

After you have received a certification and a license, you can pursue your eyelash technician dreams. Start working in a salon to gain more experience and build your clientele. Create social media accounts for your clients to follow you and see your killer skills! Once you are a more established certified lash tech, you can start your own business and create your own schedule. Lastly, never stop working on your skills—make sure you take more trainings and learn new techniques.

About Extensions by Lindy

Extensions by Lindy provides professional lash extension products and training solutions both online and in person. Due to our passion, we create the best-quality products for an affordable price. We strive to help eyelash extension professionals further their education, so they can create innovative solutions for their clients. Find what you need to be successful, and experience the difference in quality with our lash extension products from Extensions by Lindy.