Solutions for Going Faux
False eyelashes give you instantly longer and thicker lashes. These products are made from fibers that look just like real lashes and are available in two main styles: full strips and individual lashes. Strips are the simplest option for enhancing your lashes, as they travel all the way along the lash line.
You may need to trim the lashes before application, but once you have the strips shaped, it only takes one step to completely fill in your lash line. Individual lashes provide a small number of lashes and are glued one at a time amongst your natural eyelashes. Although they take longer to apply, individual lashes can be ideal if you only want to fill in your lashes in sparse areas or want to be able to make certain areas thicker than others.
Finding the Right Adhesive
If you're opting for faux lashes, you need to make sure you have adhesive or lash glue to hold them in place. Some lashes are sold with a small supply of adhesive, but in many cases, you need to purchase adhesive separately. Most lash adhesives come in tubes and bottles with applicator tips that allow you to squeeze or dot on the glue.
You can also find a small number of brush-on adhesive remover products. Depending on the type of glue you use, you may need to purchase a special adhesive remover product to take your lashes off. Other adhesives can be removed with basic eye makeup remover.
Other Solutions for Lusher Lashes
Faux lashes aren't the only items on the market that can help you enhance your lash line. Sometimes, simply separating and shaping your lashes with a lash brush or comb is enough to give you a fuller look.
You can also find fiber mascara products that leave behind filaments for an instant longer, thicker lash line.
To improve the look of your lashes even when you're not wearing faux products, you can purchase eyelash treatments that contain peptides, nutrients and conditioners to support healthy lash growth.
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