SHBBMUP008 - Apply eyelash extensions

    Unit code: SHBBMUP008 | Study level: TAFE
    City Campus


    This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to apply eyelash extensions for added length and thickness of natural lashes to meet client needs.
    It requires the ability to consult with clients, select suitable products and equipment to apply, infill, and remove damaged eyelash extensions. Applying eyelash extensions can be an individual service or form part of a series of services.
    This unit applies to beauticians, beauty therapists, retail assistants, and make-up freelancers who work in beauty salons, retail cosmetic outlets, and settings that provide make-up services. In this environment they make routine service decisions within a defined range.
    The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State or Territory legislation, Australian standards and industry codes of practice.


    For Melbourne campuses

    Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce & extend knowledge and skill competence within set & controlled parameters in accordance with each unit’s learning outcomes & performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.

    Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:
    • communicate, develop and adjust treatment plan to apply safe and appropriate eyelash extensions suitable for the following client treatment objectives:
    -two full-set applications, each set consisting of a minimum of forty eyelash extensions per eye
    -two in-fill services
    -two removal services
    • for the above treatments design and provide treatment routines that demonstrate correct:
    -patch testing
    • selection and application of eyelash extensions type:
    -eyelash extension application to suit client eye shape and facial features
    • design, record and maintain treatment plans and records for each eyelash extension treatment specifying for each client:
    -patch test reactions
    -previous treatments
    • present self according to organisational policy
    • comply with health and hygiene regulations and requirements.

    Required reading

    The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the VUPolytechnic and/or via the VU Polytechnic e-learning system.

    As part of a course

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