How To Have Great Eyebrows
You may not notice them often but your eyebrows really do make a statement about you.
They show off your eyes and help to accentuate your overall looks. When you take the time to have great looking eyebrows, the end result is a face that is well made and well groomed. It does not have to be difficult to have great looking eyebrows like this, either.
When should you pluck your eyebrows? Does it matter? In fact it does matter. Eyebrows that are plucked should be plucked right before you go to bed. This allows for the redness caused by the plucking to fade overnight. In the morning, you will have great looking eyebrows without any swelling or redness. Here are some more tips and hints to having great looking eyebrows:
If you have never done your eyebrows yourself, talk with your beautician first. Not only will they do it for you, but they can help teach you how to do it. This way, you know how to shape them and how to pluck them.
Be sure to use the right tools for the process. Purchase a pair of slant edge tweezers to aid you. These work well because they can easily grab your hair. Plus, you will need a small comb. Prior to doing any plucking, comb all of the eyebrow hair in one direction. This helps to separate them so that you can easily remove them.
Clean up after you have finished. You will need to look just outside the normal row of hairs for your eyebrows. There may be stray pieces hiding to remove. Also, in between your two eyebrows needs to be cleaned up. Pluck any stray hairs in this region.
Don’t overdo it. You can over pluck your eyebrows. This especially is possible if you haven’t taken the steps to play which hairs to pluck and have just kept working to try and even the brows out. Instead, use an eye pencil first to draw out where you want to trim and remove. This way, you are less likely to over pluck.
Taking care of your eyebrows does not need to be difficult. In fact, if you just invest a few minutes after or before you wash your face each night, chances are good you will have a great look regularly. Eyebrows, often forgotten, but they do not have to be.
Long, Beautiful Eye Lashes
Are you looking for those movie start length eye lashes? The ones that are nothing short of truly impressive? You can get these by just making a few important decisions about the products you use and the application methods to use. Depending on how elegant you may want to be, choose the right products and do take the time to go the extra step.
Start with an eyelash curler. Use it as often as you need to, but do not overwork the lash with it. You want to be sure to use it whenever it is possible to do so. These curlers are very inexpensive but the look they give you is much appreciated. They help to make your eyes look wider and they help to give you what more alert look. For many, they can add an air of youthfulness. When you are choosing the items for your eyelashes, do not skip this step. You should only curl your eyelashes prior to applying mascara to them.
To use the eye lash curler best, place it under the hair dryer for about thirty seconds. This heats it nicely and allows it to work better with the curling. It will work much more likely a curling iron and will curl the lashes more permanently. Curl each set of lashes once. If you want a more rounded look to them, curl them twice.
Use a small comb to come through the eyelashes next. This allows them to each be separated and easy to work with. Apply a very light amount of powder to the eye lashes. You can do this using the comb. This will help the mascara to stick to the eye lashes better and this means a better look.
When applying mascara, do so with a nice, clean brush. If the brush has clumps in it, the eye lashes will also have clumps when you apply the make up to them. Place the mascara brush at the very base of your eyes and without holding it there, pull up. Applying the make up in one swoop like this is what will make it the most successful. It is important to consider a second coat, especially if your eyelashes are smaller.
Using the products you have and using them wisely will give you that great look you are hoping for. Eyelashes are an important part of overall beauty and can help to bring out your eyes.