Elke's Top Bridal Brow Tips - Achieve Bridal Gorgeousness for Wedding Photos 1

Elke’s Top Bridal Brow Tips – Achieve Bridal Gorgeousness for Wedding Photos

Elke offers her top bridal brow tips to get bridal gorgeous for the wedding photos:WEDDING PHOTO MAKEUP TIPS1. Avoid looking too trendy in your wedding photos.2. Avoid very thin, too sharply arched, or a rounded shaped brows. This can look very dated in the wedding photos, much like a too trendy hairstyle.3. Keep the brow shape classic, and as close to your natural growth pattern as possible to create a classic, yet elegant look on your wedding day. Avoid going too extreme in brow trends on the big day. Think classic, elegant. 4. For brunettes, avoid going to dark on your...Read More
The Importance of a Well Groomed Brow for Men 2

The Importance of a Well Groomed Brow for Men

You may not think it, but a well groomed brow are usually the first thing girls notice when looking at a guy's face. Why? It gives a perception of yourself that you may not be aware of. Groomed, kept brows shows neatness, an expression, and a perception that can be approachable, messy, or even scary. GROOMING TIPS Don't wax, tweeze. Why? Brows waxed can leave a 'straight' line that looks really fake on a guy. The last thing you need is brows looking like they've been overly 'done'.  Waxing can take off way too much. Not a good look. If...Read More
Essential Tips for Keeping Brows Neat Between Shapings

Essential Tips for Keeping Brows Neat Between Shapings

Brows never look better than when they are freshly shaped, but if we want that perfect arch to last for as long as possible, what do we do? Here are some of my favorite essential tips for keeping brows neat between shapings. 1. Stay away from the arch. Consider it the “no-tweeze zone.” Why? A lot of mistakes can happen here.  Only pluck the strays that grow between your brows and in the area far below the brow. Tip: If the hair is touching the brow in any way? Don't touch. If it's far away from the shape or the...Read More
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Update Your Brow Look with A New Brow – Expert Tips & Techniques

It's out with the old, in with the new. If you're wanting to update your brow look, get a jump start on the newest way to do your brows. It's time to update your brow look. WHAT'S OLD: Drawn On Brows What makes them outdated? It's the severe drawn on, overly made up brow. Stenciling your brow makeup on may help them create a better shape, but what it also does is create a harsh, severe line to the brow as well. It can look heavy, harsh and just plain fake. WHAT'S NEW: A Natural Brow First off, to get...Read More
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Achieve Thicker Brows with Brow Pencil & Mascara | Winter Beauty Tips

Bold brows this season is all the rage, and it's being shown from anywhere from super dark, to super thick, to just super crazy. Maintain your brow look by not going overboard and over dramatic with a few winter beauty tips and tricks : The Bold Brow. elke Winter Trend: Thick & bold brows  How To: 1. Thick brows may be all the rage, but don't think thick means crazy. While unruly and unkempt brows were shown on the runway, it's not a look for everyday. Keep the bold brow manageable by trimming and grooming super long brows. Easy way...Read More

Finding the Best Brow Specialist – Tips for Perfect Brows

They say that eyebrows can make you or break you...... well your look that is.  And finding the right brow specialist to get your brows in shape can be really hard. To make it a little easier, stay true to these tips to make sure you get the perfect brow for you.DO find a brow professional that specializes in brows.Why? Because if you're trusting your brows to a professional, it makes sense to see someone that sees 10 or more brows a day, rather than say, only 3 a month. Trust a professional that specializes in just this.  Experience is...Read More
The Slanted Tweezer Manual: Pros, Cons, and How to Use 3

The Slanted Tweezer Manual: Pros, Cons, and How to Use

It's the infamous, oh so popular. It's the slanted tweezer. But each tweezer has it's pros and cons and best how to use tidbits. So let's see what works for you. Is it the slanted tweezer? Read on for our latest tips in the Tweezer Manual. The Slanted Tweezer is the easiest  tweezer to use so it's great for beginners. Easy to hold and easy to work with and no worry about poking or stabbing yourself as you tweeze away. The slanted tips make sure that you can easily grab the hair with a wider surface to work with and...Read More
Should I tweeze above my brows?

Should I Tweeze Above My Brows? : What You Need to Know

One of the most asked questions I get is "Should I tweeze above my brows? Is that ok to do?"   What you need to know: Well, the answer is both yes and no.   Yes if you know what you're doing. No if you don't. Why? You can really destroy a brow by tweezing too much, and shaping above the brow in error can cause way more damage than doing too much below. Read on for my answer on "Should you tweeze above the brow?" If you're just cleaning up your eyebrows then, you can tweeze above. The trick is...Read More
Things to look out for when threading.

Essential Tips | Things to Look Out For When Threading

Threading is all the rage right now and it's the newest way to get your eyebrows groomed and looking sharp. But like with anything, there are pros and cons and things to look out for when threading. And the things I'm seeing with my clients are things that you should be aware of if you're looking to get your brows in threaded. Here are the things to look out for. 1. Brows are getting thinner and thinner with every visit.This is the most common complaint that I hear from clients that say that with every visit, their threader goes thinner and thinner even...Read More
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How to Achieve the Perfect Brow – Expert Shaping Tips

Check out my tips on how to get THE perfect brow with shaping tips and what to look for and what to avoid.   HOW TO ACHIEVE THE PERFECT BROW SHAPING TIPS 1. When tweezing brows, hold the tip or edge of the tweezer against the skin the whole time as you tweeze going in the direction of hair growth. By keeping the tweezer against the skin, you keep away the ouch factor. 2. Avoid applying brow makeup first and going by that to tweeze and design a shape for your brows. You may be tweezing hairs that that are...Read More