Ah, mascara. It’s the little black dress of the beauty world: it can go from day to night with a few swipes, and instantly adds a touch of glamour to any look. But applying it properly is an art form, and when done wrong, can make your eyes look like a hot messy mess. So, if you want to get it right and look fierce, pay attention!
I’m here to provide some expert advice and help you up your lash game. I’ll give you tips on prepping your lashes, how to choose the right formula for your needs, plus my secret tricks to apply it like a pro.
Ready? Let’s do this thing!
Preparing Your Lashes For Maximum Impact
First things first, give your face and eyes a good cleanse before you start applying the mascara. If there’s dirt or oil on the area, it can obstruct the mascara from sticking to your lashes. A quick swipe with some micellar water should do the trick.
Next, don’t forget to use an eyelash curler to curl your lower lashes. Even if you don’t have time for the whole shebang –this step *is* worth doing! You don’t wanna miss out on some extra oomph. Just be careful not to squeeze too hard or crimp the ends of your delicate lashes.
When it comes to applying mascara like a pro, selecting the right product is key. Yes, there’s tons of color and length options out there, but if you’re looking for maximum results, opt for something made specifically for short lashes. Once you’ve got your brush loaded up, start by gently sweeping it across the base of your bottom lashes. Be careful not to overload the wand—too much product can cause clumping.
Another effective technique is to wiggle the wand at the base of your lash line and then sweep through your lashes with a clean spoolie brush to separate and define each lash (very important!). This will ensure an even application without any weird clumps and bits of extra product on the tips.
Now that you’ve applied your mascara to the base of your bottom lashes, it’s time for the finishing touches! To get the makeup look you’re going for, wiggle the wand at the base of your lash line. This will help ensure an even coverage and make sure all of your lashes are evenly coated. Be sure to comb through your lashes with a clean spoolie brush afterwards – this will separate the individual lashes and give them more definition.
Gently brushing your lashes will also help remove any clumps and give them a more natural look. If you want an even more dramatic effect, try adding some colorful mascara on top. This will help enhance your look and give you bolder, brighter looking lashes. Don’t forget to blink your eyes a few times after applying mascara, as this will help you evenly distribute the product.
With just a few simple steps, you’ll be able to apply your mascara like a pro! Now that you know how to wear mascara correctly, you can always expect beautiful, long-lasting results every time.
Concluding Thoughts on Applying Mascara Correctly
All in all, it pays to take a few minutes to really make sure your mascara is applied correctly. I mean, who doesn’t want long, luscious lashes? To achieve the look you’re after – short or long, thick or thin – following this advice should have you looking like a million bucks in no time! Get it right and you’ll reap the rewards. Skimp out on how you apply it, though – and before you know it, you’re trying to scrub off mascara from everywhere but your lashes!
So take your time, get it done properly, and remember: when it comes to looks, an eye for detail is key.
Are you supposed to put mascara on your bottom lashes?
I’m often asked about the best way to apply mascara to short bottom lashes. Well, you can certainly put mascara on your bottom lashes, and it’s a great way to make your eyes look more open and distinct. The trick is to use a smaller brush and be gentle when applying the product. Start by using the brush to lightly comb the lashes upward and outward. This helps to separate and lengthen them before you apply the product. Then, use the tip of the brush to coat the ends of the lashes with mascara, wiggling the brush slightly to ensure all the lashes are evenly coated. Make sure to keep the mascara concentration light on the bottom lashes, otherwise, you could end up with clumpy, spider-like lashes.
For extra definition and volume, you can also use a lash curler to curl the lashes before applying the product. To avoid getting mascara on your skin, you can use a business card or a clean finger to hold back your lower lashes and then lightly brush on the mascara. To finish, you can use a Q-tip to clean away any excess mascara.
How can I make my bottom eyelashes look longer?
As someone who’s been applying mascara for years, I can tell you that when it comes to short bottom lashes, the best way to make them look longer is to start with a volumizing mascara. This will help thicken your lashes and add a bit of length. Then, use a mascara wand with a tiny brush – this will help separate the lashes, giving them more definition. Finally, use a lash curler to curl the ends of the lashes upwards – this will help make them look longer and fuller. With practice, you’ll be able to master the art of making your bottom lashes look longer.
What is the lower mascara hack?
I’ve got a great trick for applying mascara to short bottom lashes. First, you want to make sure you have the right brush. Use a mascara brush with a curved head, which will help give your bottom lashes some volume. Then, tilt your head back and look down at the mirror. Pick up some mascara with the curved part of the brush and lightly brush the bottom lashes from root to tip. Starting at the root of the lash helps to create a thicker base and make the lashes look longer. Finally, use the other end of the brush to comb through your lashes and separate them. This will give your bottom lashes a fuller and more defined look. And there you have it! A quick and easy way to apply mascara to your short bottom lashes.