Lady Smarts You might accidentally be using the wrong type of eyelash curler

Here's what you should know.

  • Published:
Eyelash curler play

Eyelash curler

(Photograph by Getty Images)
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

A post on the Makeup Addiction subreddit says lash curlers aren't a one-size-fits-all sitch. NYC makeup artist Suzy Gerstein confirmed this, but instead of using the complex facial measurements in the post to find the right curler, she shares easy guidelines here.

So who needs which kind of curler?

Big eyes need one with a large arc such as Surratt Beauty Relevee Lash Curler. Smaller eyes can try a half curler, like M.A.C Half Lash Curler; use it in two sections to fully cover all your lashes.

Is there a technique that works for all eyes?

Yes! Angle the tool toward your nose and lightly press lashes three times: by the root, at the middle, and close to the end, for a gradual arc. (If you have short lashes, one crimp will do.)

My lashes won't stay lifted after I curl them—is there anything that will help?

Post-mascara, try a heated wand, such as Lash Star Beauty Heated Lash Styler. Run it through a few times to solidly set that arc.

This article originally appeared in the November 2017 issue of Women's Health. For more great advice, pick up a copy of the issue on newsstands now!

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233507713497, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos




Top Articles

1 Health Tips This lazy habit is linked to throat Cancer, according to new...bullet
2 Girl Smarts This doctor is dropping a truth bomb about whether you...bullet
3 Sex & Relationships This is why so many people stay in bad relationshipsbullet
4 Health Tips 3 weird ways your diet could be giving you B.O.bullet
5 Relationships and Sex This is how many people say they've had...bullet
6 Girl Smarts How much vaginal discharge is normal?bullet
7 Lady Smarts These foods will help you stay full longer—and...bullet
8 Odd Enough This video of Kaley Cuoco getting engaged will...bullet
9 Culinary Should you really be eating raw eggs?bullet
10 Fitness If you can do this abs exercise for 1 minute,...bullet

Top Videos

1 Health Threats oral sex/cunnilingus pose to the vaginabullet
2 Sexual comfort Sex positions women hatebullet
3 Postpartum 7 ways Ghanaians can get into shape after that baby deliverybullet
4 Baby on the way! 5 things to do before deliverybullet
5 People Tell Us About The First Time They Masturbated - Keep It 100bullet
6 Ingrown Toenail Removalbullet
7 P!nk Accepts the 'Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award' |...bullet
8 Guest Host Jennifer Lawrence Interviews Kim Kardashian Westbullet

Womens Health