How to Do Eyebrows
How To Do Your Eyebrows
Step 1: Structure brows by your face shape
Thick brows with a high or low arch.
Round or square
Thick or thin brows with a high arch.
Thick brows with a low arch.
Thick, long brows (lengthwise) with a high or low arch.
Extra credit: Give your brows frequent mini-massages
Step 2: Map out the brow shape
Hold a pencil from your nostril upright. This is where your brows should begin.
The top of your arch
Angle your pencil from your nostril through the center of your eye. The top of your arch should align.
Angle your pencil from your nostril to the outer edge of your eye. This is where the brow should end.
Step 3: Groom & maintain your brows
Use a pencil to fill in your brow.
Remove hairs (10, at most) that fall outside your shape.
Apply witch hazel to calm your just-plucked skin.
With nail scissors, gently trim longer hairs.
Step 4: Fill in sparse areas
If you’re just starting out, invest in one of these. Find one with a variety of tools & shades.
Creates a consistent, bold brow. Make short strokes in the direction of your hairs.
Great for filling in sparse areas. Apply with a spoolie for a natural finish.
Creates bold, defined brows. Apply with an angled brush.
Step 5: Shape & add volume
Shapes & adds volume, so your brows stay put all day. Apply with a spoolie.
Pomade, cream & mousse
Holds shape & adds a level of definition and drama. Apply with an angled brush.
Step 7: Finish & refine
Apply under your eye after you’re done styling.
Use above & below your brow to give them a lift. Gently apply with a small makeup brush.
Subtle pops of color like gold or pink will take your look to the next level.
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