Longer and thicker eyelashes are a feature longed by every other woman. Having longer thicker eyelashes not only enhance your eyes, but also reduce your need to apply eye makeup because your eyes look naturally pretty. From using medication to simple home remedies, there are a number of ways that can help you grow beautiful eyelashes. Here are a few effective tips that have the potential to give you results only in a few weeks.
Before you opt for any of the techniques, it is essential that you get into a habit of removing your makeup before going to bed; this is because often excessive eyelash fall is a result of leaving makeup overnight. Certain eye makeup products such as mascaras and eye liners have chemicals in them that clog into your hair follicles resulting in excessive hair fall. Hence, the very first step to get thicker and longer eyelashes is to make sure that you carefully remove your eye makeup before going to bed. A simple, good quality makeup remover that suits your skin type will do the job. By caring for the cleanliness of your eyes, you will automatically feel the difference.
Try natural eyelash enhancers
Products termed as “Natural Eyelash Enhancers” have gained a lot of popularity over the past few years. These claimed to contain 100 percent natural ingredients that will help you grow thicker and longer eyelashes within a few weeks. These products are applied directly at the base of the eyelashes and are usually available in both serum and gel form, making them extremely easy to use.
How to find the right eyelash enhancer?
Getting eyelash enhancers, is an easy job, you can find a number of online stores that sell eyelash enhancers. However before you pick a product, make sure to take a thorough look at its ingredient because it can contain a chemical that your skin is sensitive to. You should also always read its side effects. Costs, ratings and reviews are some other important factors that you must consider while choosing a product to enhance your eyelashes. An even better option would be consult an ophthalmologist before picking out eyelash enhancers. Women often fall victim to mass media and end up picking products that further aggravate their skin problems, so you must be careful before you make a decision.
An easy and safe way to choose the right kind of eyelash enhancers is to get a prescription for them. All you need to do is consult your dermatologist who can guide you about the most suitable ingredients and brand for you. A popular prescription eyelash enhancer is “Latisse”; it is approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and is known to make your eyelashes longer, thicker and stronger. However, Latisse has a few side effects such as itchy dry eyes and darkened eyelids. A number of similar medications can be easily found online, but it is always preferable to consult a doctor before starting to use a prescribed product.
One of the most natural ways to get beautiful eyelashes is to increase the intake of vitamins. Just like any other body part, your eyelashes need proper nutrition to grow. Vitamin A, Vitamin B and Vitamin E are considered best for your eyelashes and therefore, should be included in your daily diet plan. You can either take these in the form of supplements or by including plenty of fruits and vegetables containing these vitamins in your diet - a more convenient and healthy option.
Moisturize your eyelashes
Castor Oil and Vaseline keeping your eyelashes hydrated and moisturized is also essential if you wish to have thicker longer eyelashes. This can be done easily by using products such as castor oil and Vaseline, which are normally available at home. Castor oil promotes hair growth by strengthening hair follicles while Vaseline acts as a protective layer that prevents breakage of eyelashes. Almond oil and Vitamin E oil can also be used as replacements.
Every night before you go to bed, apply a thin layer of any of these products carefully on your eyelids and do not let them get into your eyes. You can also use a clean mascara wand or a cotton ball as an applicator. Repeating this process every night will yield results only in a few weeks.
Mascara can also be used as a moisturizer. All you need to do is buy good quality mascara that contains natural ingredients. This way you can make your eyelashes look thicker and longer and at the same time can keep them moisturized.
Keeping your eyelashes moisturized is one of the cheapest and most effective methods of growing thicker and longer eyelashes because moisturizers such as Vaseline and castor oil are eyelash enhancers that are available in almost every household and cost much less than any medication.
Besides the above mentioned methods, it is important to keep your stress level low because it affects your health and results in hair loss. Moreover, make sure that you regularly massage your eyelids gently before going to bed. All the above treatments are easy to use and can produce positive results within weeks. However, the costs, side effects, reviews and ratings of each method are a few factors that will help you decide the method you want.