LONGER LASHES WITHOUT ARTIFICES? IT IS POSSIBLE TO USE THE GOOD CARE … AND TO BE PATIENT!
Do you feel wronged by Mother Nature and want to repair? Of course, we do not know the miracle solution that would allow you to wake up one morning, with the eyelashes of Eva Longoria … But as we are not the only ones to suffer from this evil, beauty experts have leaned on this mini-complex and imagined alternatives and products with enticing promises.
The secrets of longer lashes
Because certainly, extensions and false eyelashes make you dream but what you really want are longer eyelashes. And without (so many) artifices.
1 / Adopt a base
As for the complexion, there are bases for eyelashes. Generally white or black, it is deposited on the eyelashes before the mascara and can save a few millimeters (and also a little thick). Some are doubled by fortifying properties: it’s always taken!
2 / Choose the right mascara
“Choosing is giving up,” said André Gide. And we are only too much in agreement. When it comes to mascara, you have to set your priorities and choose your side. If your goal is to have longer lashes, forget the ‘volume’ mascaras. And head towards an elongating mascara!
3 / Nourish her eyelashes
Some foods promote hair growth. No scientific study has yet validated this theory but we put all the chances on our side by swallowing foods that could boost our eyelashes: we are full of vitamin C, vitamin E and calcium. Of course there are also food supplements for this purpose.
4 / Optimize make-up removal
Eyelashes are a little like the skin: to take advantage of all the benefits of its cosmetics, make-up removal is almost as important as makeup. We take care to eliminate any residue … without drawing too much on the eyelashes and crease the eyelid! The ideal? Opt for a 2-in-1 makeup remover that will clean and moisturize your eyelashes in one go. Coconut oil is a good option.
5 / Invest in a serum
Serum? It’s a bit like the night cream. It is applied to the eyelashes just before bedtime and left to work all night. The serums – like tonics – first designed to repair the eyelashes and thus boost the health of the eyelashes, and a fortiori promote their growth. The star ingredients of this care? Shea butter, castor oil …