What are Korean eyebrow pencils?
Korean eyebrow pencils or simply called brow pencils are a staple in eye makeup products that shape, define and transform sparse, lifeless and thin-looking brows to make them appear thicker and fuller. They are used to outline your natural arches, fill in any gaps and have a blendable yet moisture-resistant formula that can be used on all skin types! Brow pencils generally come in a pencil or crayon type tip with a brush or spoolie on the opposite end to brush through and soften the appearance of your brows. For maximum volume, use eyebrow pencils together with eyebrow tints.
What is a Korean eyebrow tint?
Korean eyebrow tints are used to enhance, volumize and shape your eyebrows for a more defined finish. They look like mascara as they come with a slim brush and liquid dye that you can brush on your eyebrows for a more natural hair-like finish. Korean eyebrows tint align your brow hairs in the direction of your natural hair growth effortlessly, by wrapping around each strand to give it a more vivid, thick look. They are suitable especially for those with thin eyebrows lacking volume and best when used together with a brow pencil Australia.
How to choose the best Korean eyebrow pencils and tints?
In selecting the best Korean eyebrow pencils and tints in Australia, a rule of thumb is to find a shade that is closest to your natural hair colour. Both brow pencils and tints come in a large variety of colours to choose from and selecting the one that is closest to your hair colour will give the most natural finish. Nonetheless, if you would like to go for a bolder eyebrow makeup look, you can go one or two shades above which will make your eyebrows stand out from the rest of your face makeup.
In addition to the colour selection, it is important to also avoid Korean eyebrows makeup products that contain harmful ingredients such as parabens, artificial fragrances or harsh chemicals that can cause irritation in those with sensitive skin and eyes. As with any other eye makeup product, you can choose a gentle formulation that contains added natural plant or seed oils and butter that can give a smooth finish when applied.
How to use Korean eyebrow pencils and tints?
To use eyebrow pencils and tints, first start with your brow pencil to draw small, hair-like strokes in an upwards direction along your natural brow contour. Start filling your brows in especially on areas that have sparse hair, then use an eyebrow brush or spoolie to carefully brush it in an outwards direction to blend in the shade. Once that is done, get your eyebrow tint and go over your eyebrow hairs to tame any stubborn flyaways. Repeat for the other side until you have achieved the desired finish. If your eyebrows don’t appear exactly symmetrical or congruent, don’t fret! Just remember that eyebrows are sisters, not twins!
Both eyebrow pencils and Korean eyebrows tints help enhance, define and shape your eyebrows effortlessly to perfect your eye makeup and overall makeup look. While brow pencils and tints can take some time to master, they are relatively simple to use especially when choosing a high-quality brow pencil and tint. Transform and step up your makeup game with our selection of eyebrow pencils and tints from our selection of makeup brands today! Shop at BONIIK – the best Korean beauty, skin care and makeup store in Australia!