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Discussion in 'The Beauty Cupboard' started by Alliecat, Dec 1, 2003.
Thank you for the advice, I'll keep that in mind
can you get rogaine from the drugstore? or do you have to go somewhere special? also, is it $$$?
There is also a fab product to make the eyebrows grow, it´s called Talika Eyebrowcils, it´s proper to use on eyebrows and has an applicator for this effect.
You can find it at Sephora and it´s about $25 i think.
Yes, Rogaine is at the drugstore - I can't imagine that it would be expensive. And I bet you'd want to try Rogaine for women. I don't know...
So I finally found the perfect eyebrow pencil for me
It's the " Brow Definer " by Clarins.
It looks quiet natural on me, and very easy to use. I'm posting a pic ( sorry
if my camera is a bit fuzzy ).
Retractable Brow Define
I give it ½ out of 5
It looks very natural, and my eyebrows do look longer.
But it missed out on 1½ because of the price. It cost
$ 34, but then again it's a refillable pencil so it only costs this much
the first time you buy it.
Thanks everyone for your advice
I need to extend my eyebrows too but my problem is that I can't find an eyepencil that has a color to suit my eyebrows. Most brands sell black or dark brown. I can't take dark brown 'cos the extended part becomes very obvious and neither can I take black because it's just to harsh and fake on my pale skin. I think (as weird as it sounds) I need a dark grey. Any suggestions?
I have the same problem you have. I thought I was the only one who
needed grey, good to know someone else do too !
I actually use black for my eyebrows and " extend " with grey.
But there aren't any eyebrow pencils that come in grey as far as I know.
So what I did was, I bought a darkgrey crayon pencil from L'oreal and use
that one to extend and use the brush of my Clarins eyebrow pencil to
make it look more natural rather than so " painted " or smudgy.
It worked out fine. You might wanna give it a try.
Whew Golden Butterfly ... so I'm not weird .... or maybe we are weird! I'll try looking for the Loreal one but I don't think I saw a darkgrey one the last time i checked. I don't color in between my eyebrows because I've actually got very thick brows except they don't "extend" enough. So I can only "extend" my brows. If I color in between my brows I end up looking rather Chinese opera-ish . I"ll definitely try to look for the crayon though. Thanks!
^ Yes we are one grey coloured eyebrow couple
It doesn't nessecarily have to be L'oreal, any grey eyeliner will do.
But make sure it's a rather " dry " pencil, that way it stays on for a longer
Maybe I was a bit unclear, I actually paint my eyebrows black and extend
a little at the end with grey to make them longer. But as you, I have to be
very carely so I don't look too " painted on "
Good luck !
Hi Golden Butterfly !
Your eyebrows look great in the picture you posted. And you have such beautiful eyes...
Design Ebony drawing pencil, black/green, black
Product Name / DescriptionSKU#Design Ebony drawing pencil, black/green, black14420
this in "jet black (14420)" from www.sanford.com is really good for natural looking brows...
i know its a drawing pencil, not a makeup pencil, but whatever
you can probably buy these at your local arts and craft store.
im asian, so my brows are dark.
i didnt dye my hair so my hair is very very dark brown/black (not jet black though) so i look awkward with brown brows and i look even weirder with black brows because its too dark.
i fill my brows (both end and front) with this and its a dark grey/brown color.. its hard to describe but it looks very natural, with or without other makeup on.
just give it a try, im sure its less than $5, and its GREAT...!!!
also applying mascara (just a little bit) on your brows can help....
that is.. when you dont have time...
just swipe it and go...
not as good as the whole drawing/filling thing but definitely better than nothing...
(gosh you must think that im really weird.. first a drawing pencil, than mascara on brows? )
^ I've got the mascara advice before, but the prob with my dark eyebrows is
I have to be very careful how and what I apply because it always
seem to end up looking " painted on ".
Thanks for the tip though, might work for others
need help with reshaping my eyebrows...
i really3 want to reshape my eyebrows...my eyebrows are naturally arched too high up..and all the salons i've visited didnt do much help..i still look really mean bcoz of these annoying things.. i really like this girl's eyebrows...i got the pic from a magazine... wats the best way to reshape them so that i can get these kinda brows? really need ur expertise girls...
I honestly dont think they need reshaping... they are not bushy or anything like that.... do not make the mistake of too thin brows...
mmm maybe can we see how your brows look so that we may advise what needs to be fixed to get the look of that girls eyebrows?
this is really embarrassing... but anyway this is how they look now... im trying to grow them now coz i wanna change the shape...plsss...help... i really want them to look like the girl's eyebrows...