Olivia Staniforth has said people often ask her if she has lash extensions – but her secret is actually only £2 of individual lashes from Primark in the last ‘weeks’.
Eyelash extensions are popular beauty treatment for people who want thicker and longer lashes, but the process can be expensive — especially if you decide to incorporate it into your monthly routine for a long period of time.
A woman on it tick tock has claimed that you don’t have to spend £40 a month for luscious lashes as she managed to fool everyone that she has extensions by only using 2lb individual lashes which she attended primark.
And while you might think that the cheap price means she’ll have to replace them more often, the woman claims they actually keep her “weeks” straight and save her tons of money in the long run.
Olivia Staniforth shared her savings chop eyelashes online in a video where she said people often assume she pays top dollar for regular eyelash extensions because they never believe her when she tells them how she actually gets them full lashes from.
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The woman posting under the username @livstaniforthxwrote: “People think I get eyelash extensions all the time and pay £40 a month.
“I wear Primark shoes which cost £2 and last up to two weeks.”
And in the caption, she added, “We love a beauty hack and a bargain.”
Olivia’s video has over 642,000 views and people have been blown away by how good the woman’s lashes look.
One person said: “I’ve always said that! Highly rate Primark’s custom lashes.”
While another added: “This makes me want to make them today! I have so many packs of these.”
Other commenters were quick to point out that £40 a month for eyelash extensions is a gross underestimate anyway, with many admitting they pay £40 every two weeks – with one woman even claiming to pay £80 every two weeks.
Olivia also took to the comments herself to offer some advice to those confused by the video, as she insisted that while the lashes last up to two weeks, she changes them every week.
She said: “I change mine every week but I know other girls who have had them for up to two weeks and have been fine.”
The woman said she takes down the Primark lashes with micellar water, shutting down a commenter who claimed they would “eventually rip out your natural lashes,” as she said, “I’ve been doing this for over six months and I’ve never had a problem.”
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https://www.mirror.co.uk/lifestyle/woman-swears-2-primark-lashes-26624593 Woman swears by £2 Primark lashes that have people asking if she can get extensions