Make the Perfect Eyebrow
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Eyebrows can make or break someone's look. They frame our eyes, making our whole face look really beautiful if they're perfectly groomed. They can also define your mood for the day, change how young or old you look, bring out your personality and accentuate the shape of your face. They are also one of the most expressive parts of the face, so people really pay attention to them. Eyebrows are a very important face feature that we should never neglect. Today, we will provide steps and suggestion that you can choose from on how to make the perfect eyebrow for your face.
- 1 Determine your face shape
- 2 Different eyebrow shapes
- 3 Choosing your eyebrow shape
- 4 Plucking 101
- 5 Guide to Eyebrow Products
- 6 Drawing your eyebrows
- 7 Tips
- 8 Questions and Answers
- 8.1 How should I do my eyebrows if I have a round face?
- 8.2 Is it true that eyebrows can make or break someone's face?
- 8.3 How to draw the soft angled peak brow?
- 8.4 What shape makes the perfect eyebrows for round faces?
- 8.5 I want a picture of an angled brow brush?
- 8.6 Soft angled eyebrow?
- 8.7 How to make a perfect eyebrow arch?
- 8.8 How do I accentuate my cheekbones by shaping my eyebrows?
- 8.9 How to make soft angled eyebrows (blonde) for oval shaped face?
- 9 Comments
Determine your face shape
The most important factor to consider when shaping your brows is the shape of your face. Below are the different shapes of faces. Before you can start grooming your eyebrows, you have to determine what you have to work on first which is your face and then proceed
Different eyebrow shapes
Below is the reference of different eyebrow shapes. You can have a quick look at this photo and refer to the next part so you can decide which of these eyebrow shapes fits you best.
Every face shape has an appropriate eyebrow shape. Choosing the wrong eyebrow shape will not compliment the way someone looks and will not bring up her features.
Choosing your eyebrow shape
Here is a guide on how to choose the perfect eyebrow shape depending on the shape of your face.
- 1Square face.
- 2Round face.
- 3Oval face.
- 4Heart/triangle shaped face.
- 1Check where you eyebrows start by turning your tweezers upside down.
- 2Locate where your eyebrows end by turning your tweezers upside down again.
Guide to Eyebrow Products
There's a lot more to perfect brows than just hair removal. To get the ideal brows, you need fullness and definition. Many women have light, thin eyebrows with spaces in them. Eyebrows typically thin out as we age, and full brows are a sign of youth. That's where these products come in. There are so many eyebrow products on the market, from gels and waxes to powders and pencils. They're available at just about every price point, and you can try out different formulas to see which one works best for you. When choosing a brow color, you may want to choose a color that's the same depth as your hair color if you're a brunette. If you're blonde or light-haired, you may want to go a shade or two darker to add some definition. The most essential part of choosing a brow color is the tone. If your hair color is cool, stick with cool colors, and if it's warm, stick with warmer colors. You can play around with depth of color until you find the one that looks best on you. Taupe is a great color for most women, whether you're blonde or brunette.
- 1Eyebrow pencils.
- 2Eyebrow powders.
- 3Eyebrow mascaras.
Drawing your eyebrows
When grooming your eyebrows, remember that you do not have to draw it to achieve the look that you want. All you need to do is enhance it and fill in its natural look. If you have dark hair, your eyebrow color should be one or two shades lighter than your hair. If you have light hair, your eyebrow color should be two shades darker than your hair. This will balance the overall look of your face and hair. Below is the basic procedure of filling in your brows.
- Spray water on your brow brush. This will make the brow powder stick on your brush and stay on your eyebrows longer.
- Pick the eyebrow color that you want. Pick your color carefully. One to two shades lighter for dark hair and two shades darker for light hair.
- Start from the outer part of the brow and draw your desired shape. This way it will be easier for you to fill it in once your done shaping it.
- Fill in the rest of the brows with the thickness that you want to achieve. Do the same procedure with the other eyebrow and you should be all set.
- If you are still unsure of the brow shape that will work best for you, you can go to a salon and consult a professional to get some advice.
- Practice grooming your eyebrows every now and then and you will get the hang of it later on.
- If an eyebrow product doesn't work for you, don't stick with it. Explore your options until you find the best product for you.
Questions and Answers
How should I do my eyebrows if I have a round face?
For girls with rounded face shape, the curved brow is most recommended. Be sure that the arches are higher and thinner, for this will for this will create an illusion of a longer face. Avoid having round-shaped brows, for it would result in a wider and a more rounded looking face.
Since you have a round face, the best eyebrow would be the curved brow with arcs and quite thick to emphasize your face and make your face looks longer instead of round.
Is it true that eyebrows can make or break someone's face?
Yes, the shape of the eyebrows can actually make or break one's looks. There are some shapes that go against your face shape. Depending on how your brows look, you could either end up looking sweet or "cold"; eyebrows can make all the difference.
Yes, eyebrows can in fact make or break someones face when it comes to their looks. Eyebrows can either make a person look very beautiful or accent their face more than another person whom does not have their eye brows perfectly arched or cut.
How to draw the soft angled peak brow?
A soft angled brow creates a softer, delicate look. If you have a round shaped face, creating the soft angled brow will make you look taller. It is also applicable for the square shaped face, as it helps to soften the features. You can buy stencils online or from beauty shops to get it perfected, or practice using the illustrations below.
What you will do is darken your current eyebrows using a brush. Towards the middle part, do a very small arch, extending from the edge of your brows. Do about 2mm of the arch and then fill it up with the same color as your existing brows. Make sure that you do not make the arch with any corners as that will look rather sharp.
What shape makes the perfect eyebrows for round faces?
The perfect eyebrows for round faces is the one which is high arched or hard angled. Shaping the eyebrow this way will create an effect that the face will become elongated. If you have a round face, you have to avoid curved eyebrows because this will emphasize your round face.
I want a picture of an angled brow brush?
Angled brow brushes are very easy to identify mainly because its looks are very distinct that you won't be able to mistake it for a regular brow brush. It basically has a sloping brush end.
Soft angled eyebrow?
To create a soft-angled eyebrow, you have to use a lighter shade of eyebrow pencil. Also, most people suggest to use a brush instead of a pencil for this. This will make sure that no sharp edges are too visible and that the overall look of the brow is natural and soft.
How to make a perfect eyebrow arch?
The best way to do this is to use a combination of eyebrow brush and pencil. You would be using the eyebrow pencil to subtly draw an outline of your eyebrow. When you reach the portion to do an arch, you use the eyebrow pencil very lightly in order to draw an arch and then fill up the rest of the space using an eyebrow brush. This way, the arch remains perfect, but it won't look too sharp on your face that it will become unnatural anymore.
How do I accentuate my cheekbones by shaping my eyebrows?
I am under the impression that the center of the arch must meet the most prominent part of the cheekbone but at the same time I'm not sure and really quite confused.
You can do this by making a sharp arch at the middle of your eyebrows. It helps to create a bony impression on your face, and therefore it will help in accentuating your cheekbones.
It does not really have to be aligned to the most prominent cheekbone but at least you need to make sure that you are doing the arch in a balanced way on both sides. The color of the eyebrow pencil that you will use will also help. The darker it is, the better.
How to make soft angled eyebrows (blonde) for oval shaped face?
I have a oval shaped face and I think soft angled shape of eyebrows is the best decision. So, I want to know, how to shape them and fill them in. I have a really big problem with my eyebrows because I don't have my natural shape and my eyebrow hair is really light. It's really hard to find a shape form y eyebrows because my right eyebrow is lower than my left eyebrow. Also, the beginning of my both eyebrows goes very low and I want to lift it up because It makes my eyes smaller.
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