Do you want to have the lashes of the Kardashian sisters? Of course we can do that by putting our favourite fabulous false eyelashes, going to an eyelash centres and have an eyelash extensions.
However, sometimes this can be time consuming and can causes inconvenience for us. False eyelashes can cause you irritation or allergic reaction because of the glue/adhesive or the synthetic hair used to your eyes and to your skin. It can give you swollen eyelids and redness of the eyes. Same goes with the eyelash extensions.
Let me share to you on how to make your eyelash grow and how to proper care your eyelashes. Do you know that our lower eye lid has approximately eighty (80) lashes and approximately two hundred (200) for upper eye lid?
Our lashes main purpose is to protect our eyes from dirt. Did you know that a lash has a 3 months before it fall out? Once fallen out, it will grow back after several months. However, damaging the follicle of your lash can result to non eyelash growth.
How to take care of the lashes?
Condition the lashes once in a while by gently rubbing /putting a small amount of petroleum jelly into your lids overnight
You may also check the lash conditioners in drugstores. These conditioners can make your lashes look long.
You can also make a home remedies like coconut and olive mixed with vitamin E to condition your eyelashes. By doing this you are not only conditioning your lashes this also gives strength (apply this directly in to the lashes using a mascara brush or browse brush)
– Eyelash growth products like Latisse is one of the recommended products since this can make your lashes grow after 8 weeks.
Just came from a party? Using an oil/make-up remover/petroleum jelly, gently remove your mascara before going to bed. Leaving the mascara in your eyes can make your lash break.
Soak your eyelashes for at least 30 seconds up to 1 minute with the remover before removing the mascara. This will easily remove the stain.
When you are about to use an eyelash curler, make sure to use it with care. Do not tug your lids too much
Use new mascara tubes every 3 to 6 months. Bacteria in tubes can lead to infection not only in your lids also in your eyes.
Never rub your eyes; you will easily break your lashes with this habit.
- Eating habits
Poor diet has a big impact in our eyelash growth. Like our crowning glory, eating healthy can help a lot for eyelash growth. Eating walnuts and salmon can strengthen our hair follicles.
Cigarette, lack of sleep, alcohol and hormonal imbalances can also a factor for the eyelash growth. So, avoid smoking, drink plenty of water, exercise and take at least 8 hours of sleep.
Following these simple eyelash growth tips can save you time, money and convenience.