14-Hour Basic Eyelash Extension Training

Discover the art of eyelash extensions with our basic 14-hour training program. This fundamental course is designed to provide beginners with essential knowledge and hands-on experience to kickstart a career in the beauty industry.

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14-Hour Basic Eyelash Extension Training

Discover the art of eyelash extensions with our basic 14-hour training program. This fundamental course is designed to provide beginners with essential knowledge and hands-on experience to kickstart a career in the beauty industry.

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Course Includes

  • Classic Eyelash Extension Application Techniques

  • Client Consultation
  • MN Safety and Sanitation Regulation
  • Live Model Practice

  • Product Knowledge & Support
  • Full Kit of Professional Products

  • Snacks and Beverages provided

Why Take

This Course

  • Tools & knowledge to start your career
  • State- of- The- Art Facility
  • Master Cosmetology Educators
  • Earn MN state license

Meet

Your Trainer

Andi LaBuhn

Andi is an Educator and Manager at Minnesota Brow and Lash Academy and Esthetician + Laser Technician at Beauty Pros Medspa. She specializes in result-oriented treatments for her clients and truly sees the beauty in each of her clients faces along their journey to healthy beautiful skin and lashes! She is an Advanced Practice Esthetician Educator and Advanced Practice Esthetician Salon Manager. She has been in the beauty industry since 2006 and offers over 20 years of experience in Practice, Education and training.

Lynn Schuster

Lynn is a licensed educator, teaching courses both in person and virtually. She is an open book resource mentoring trainees and alumni.

She is the ONLY Beautiful Brows and Lashes trainer in the midwest. 

Lynn is a frequent member of board meetings as subject matter expert, advocating on behalf of licensees in the eyelash and brow cosmetology beauty industry.

Lynn utilizes gentle and healthier practices across services. Her conservative lash application approach delivers a gorgeous, naturally-full look. By using more natural, eco-friendly techniques and products, Lynn provides services that are better for both you and the planet!

Words

From Our Student

"I decided to come to the MN Brow, Lash & Medspa Academy after doing tons and tons of research on schools in Minnesota and all I can say is that making this investment was one of the best choices I have ever made for myself!! The staff and students here are absolutely incredible and I’ve never felt more comfortable in any other place. No question is a dumb question when it comes to this place and the teachers are very knowledgeable and passionate about the work they’re doing!! (Not to mention the store they have for lashes and PMU is AMAZINGGGG!!!)".

Avari Majerus

"Andi was the best teacher ever for the lash extension course! Highly recommend this school. I will definitely be back for continuing education.".

Syd Anderson

Frequently

Asked Questions

About Us

Minnesota Brow Lash & Medspa Academy LLC is a licensed private career school with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, sections 136A.821 to 136A.832. Licensure is not an endorsement of the institution. In some cases, credits earned at the institution may not transfer to other institutions (varies by institution).

Minnesota Brow Lash & Medspa Academy LLC is cutting edge in technique and technology career school. Our Minneapolis, Minnesota training facility offers state of the art equipment and highly skilled staff to teach you the newest trends in the Beauty Industry. Specifically, Permanent Makeup, Microblading, Eyelash Extensions, Plasma Treatment, Laser Treatment, Esthetic and Advanced Esthetic.

In addition, we are licensed under the Minnesota Board of Cosmetology, license #22001519. We offer several cosmetology fundamental courses for eyelash extensions and esthetic training. We also offer BCE approved continuing education courses for licensure renewal.

Minnesota Brow Lash & Medspa Academy is also a licensed Body Art Facility under the Health Department. Our on-site staff Training Master is a certified Craft Master. At Minnesota Brow Lash & Medspa Academy, we offer both online/virtual training programs as well as our hands-on, on site training programs to accommodate your schedule and needs.

We are proud to offer a lifetime guarantee for our training programs. We will extend the opportunity for you to freshen up your knowledge post training if you feel that you need further assistance. We know that retaining detailed information can be challenging at times and this is our way to make sure that you get the most out of your education.

Training Topics
  • Structure of the eye, function
  • Disorders of the eye and orbital
  • Eyelash growth cycles
  • Contraindications and allergic reactions 
  • Infection control
  • Eye shapes & eyelash evaluation 
  • Product ingredients 
  • Health and safety
  • Laws and rules
  • Consult theory
  • Barbicide Certification

Models: You will need to coordinate a total of 1 model to come to the facility to complete your training requirements.  This will occur during the last day of training. 

Does your class include lash lift training? No, in order to do lash lift you must have an Esti or Cosmetologist license. We do offer the lash lift course separately.

How many students are in each class?  We have our Private School License and are an accredited school by the Minnesota Office of Higher Education. We have smaller classes to have better one on one training with each of our students. 

Kit & Training Manual

Your Course comes with a complete product kit valued at over $300 as well as a detailed training packet and includes MN State Laws and Rules by the Board of Cosmetology.

You will be provided a mannequin face to practice on throughout the training. You will need to bring it home with you to perform homework assignments each evening during the training period. 

We also have an extension Lash Store on site filled with inventory of high quality eyelash extension products at amazing prices for purchase while in training or even after you have finished and you have established a lash career. Come back to purchase supplies at any time or conveniently or on our retail store website:  https://mnbrow.com 

 

  • Mannequin head
  • Adhesive
  • Adhesive Remover
  • Lash Cleanser
  • Tweezers (3)
  • Scissors
  • Handheld Fan
  • Lash Pallet
  • Under Eye Pads (20)
  • Lash Tape (2)
  • Micro Swabs (50)
  • Spoolies (20)
  • Lip applicators (20)
  • Adhesive Rings (20)
  • Strip Lashes (20)
  • J-Curl Mix Lash Tray
  • C-Curl Mix Lash Tray
  • D-Curl Mix Lash Tray
  • 2×2 Esty Wipes (40)
  • 4×4 Esty Wipes (20)
Prerequisites

If you are not licensed by the MN Board Of Cosmetology (BCE) then you are required to take a minimum 14 Hour Basics Course to get your certification. Individuals must be 18 years of age or older.

Licensing

If you are not licensed by the MN Board Of Cosmetology (BCE) then you are required to take a 14 Hour Basic Course to get your certification. This is your first step to becoming licensed as an Eyelash Extension Technician. Once you pass your course, you will do your written/State testing for your license. Your Course includes a full training manual including your Laws and Rules and a Full Kit and a practice mannequin head.

 

Where do I take the written exams? How do I study for them?

All written exams and instructor exams are taken in person at a PSI testing center. Contact PSI at 1-800-733-9267 or www.psiexams.com to schedule. Exam fees are set by PSI and are not included in license fees or school tuition. Below is the pricing set by PSI Exams and are paid to PSI Exams, these fees are not a part of the Academy.

MN Eyelash Extension General Theory Examination (theory) 24.00
MN Eyelash Extension State Examination (sanitation) 24.00
MN Eyelash Extension Written Practical Examination (formatted questions formatted responses) 28.00
After Course Certification and info

We are here to help you walk through the entire process to obtain your license! There are multiple steps to complete in order to receive your MN state Eyelash Extension Technician License. 

Your Hands-On Practical is 1 of the 4 required State Tests per the Laws and Rules of the MN State Board Of Cosmetology. You will take this exam on the final day of the course.

Upon finishing the Eyelash Extension Course you will receive an Original Course Completion Certificate. This certificate includes your Practical Skills Test results. It must be complete, accurate, and properly notarized. It will be notarized onsite.   

You will then schedule your three written exams to be taken at a PSI location. Original passing results from the Minnesota State Laws & Rules Exam, General Theory Exam, Written Practical Exam. All original score reports must be attached to the application.

MN Eyelash Extension General Theory Examination (theory) 24.00
MN Eyelash Extension State Examination (sanitation) 24.00
MN Eyelash Extension Written Practical Examination (formatted questions formatted responses) 28.00

License Application: Once all of the above is completed, submit your application to be processed:  Completed Application  Fee: $195 (processing within 14-20 business days) or $345 (expedited processing within 5 business days). Checks or money orders may be made payable to: “MN Board of Cosmetology”. Fees are deposited the first business day upon receipt. Processing time begins when your application and payment are received in the Board’s office. Business days do not include weekends or state determined holidays. Incomplete applications will be returned and subject to additional processing upon receipt back in the Board office. You can find the license application at: https://mn.gov/boards/cosmetology/practitioners/new-licensees/

Payment Plan

Students wishing to have additional time to pay their tuition and fees can do so by choosing one of our payment plan options that we have available. The payment plans come in one of three options: Affirm, Paypal or Individualized Plan made through the Academy. To enroll in a payment plan, choose the course that you are interested in, complete the registration form and choose the option that best fits your needs.

Career Opportunities

Salary range: The average Lash Stylist salary in the USA is $50,000 per year or $25.64 per hour. Entry level positions start at $21,158 per year while most experienced workers make up to $68,250 per year. It is not uncommon for seasoned stylists with full clientele to earn beyond that. 

As a school, we have opportunities to extend to our students for bed rentals, suite rentals and other business professionals will often reach out about rental & employment opportunities as well. 

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