Eyebrow makeup is usually forgotten part of the eye makeup regimen. However with perfect eyebrow you can attain those stunning perfectly arched eyebrow shape and accentuate your beautiful eyes at the same time.
The first step in eyebrow makeup is grooming and shaping the brows. Bushy eyebrows are ugly and can make your face look quite untidy. You should preferably secure the help of a professional for shaping your brows.Professional eyebrow shaping ensures that you get the perfect shape which is preferably arched at the center and ends at the outer corner of the eyes.
The shape of eyebrows whether angular, arched or curved depends on the shape of the face and the features. While angular eyebrows suits round face, curved eyebrows are perfect for people with angular facial features.Threading, tweezing and waxing are some of the methods of shaping the brows. Use tweezers to pluck out the excess hair and retain the shape of your eyebrows.
If you have sparse eyebrows or have over-plucked your eyebrows resulting in scant patches, then you can use corrective makeup. Eyebrow pencils, powders and gels help in correcting the brows. The key to perfect eyebrow makeup is to choose a color that is a shade lighter than the hair of your brows. Using the same shade makes the color look unnatural and dark.
The most common tool for eyebrow makeup is an eyebrow pencil. This is easier to use and is quite handy as well. Soft, firm strokes with the pencil should be followed up by blending with an eyebrow brush for the perfect look.
You can also choose a more natural look with an eyebrow powder.Use a eyebrow brush to apply and blend in the color. Start of with applying the brow powder from the inner corner of the eyes and move outwards using gentle, soft strokes.
Too much powder can make your eyebrows look untidy and unnatural. Set in the powder by adding finishing touches with a clear eyebrow gel.