Mascara is a cosmetic which is used to enhance eyelashes. Mascara perform many functions at a time, it curls our eyelashes, thickens and gives them volume at the same time. Women use mascara to make their eyelashes look darker, thicker and longer but we know that applying mascara consumes much of our precious time as it needs a lot of precision and patience. Even after consumption of time our mascara never looks perfect. So we must be aware of some beauty hacks to apply mascara which does not consume time and reduce the mistakes women do while applying mascara.
1. Bend the brush of the mascara wants so it’s easier to maneuver.
Applying mascara without marking lines on the face is one of the hardest tasks. This problem occurs due to the wand of the mascara, to get rid of this problem bend the tip perpendicular to the handle. This shape of the wand would make it easier to handle the wand and also be beneficial for the hard to reach area like inner corner of the eye containing short hair.
2. Wipe off excess mascara to prevent clumps
Excess mascara can add clumped looks to your face, to avoid this problem before applying mascara wipe the excess mascara by rolling it over a tissue as it will smoothen the mascara add prevent clumps will help in providing you flawless eyelashes.
3. Coat both sides of your lashes to thicken them
If you have thin eyelashes then applying mascara on both upper and lower eyelashes to make them look more fuller and longer and try to stroke in a way by which the formula gets in their properly.
4. Hold a spoon underneath your eye when applying mascara on your lower lashes to avoid getting marks on your skin.
To apply mascara with more perfection uses a spoon underneath your eyes. Hold the outer side/ curved side of the spoon underneath your eyes and then apply mascara. This a way in which you can save yourself from applying mascara on your skin. This method also works with the upper lashes.
5. Add a few drops of saline solution to a mascara tube to re-wet flaky formula
Women some time in the confusion that their mascara has dried up or empty them throw it off and the mascara gets wasted. Few drops of saline solution can make smoother and also removes the clumps of the mascara too.
6. Spin the tip of a cotton swab over a dried mascara mistake to remove spot without ruining your eyeshadow
This mistake is commonly committed by women; they accidentally apply mascara over their eyelids too and ruin their whole eye makeup in the process of cleaning the mascara. The best way to clean it is to use dry cotton swab over it when it’s dry. Try not to remove mascara when it is still wet as it will smudge your whole eye makeup.
7. Create the look of thicker eyebrows by using mascara in the same colors of your arches to darken, fill in, set them
The most efficient way of making your eyebrows look thicker and in shape it to use mascara over it , use the same shade/color as of the eyebrows and after applying mascara use eyebrow for making them straight in an upward direction and hold it for some time.
8. Apply mascara on your roots to hide regrowth or Grey hair.
Mascara is the easiest way to hide your grey hair as it covers your grey hair and doesn’t cost you a coin. Apply mascara, after wiping off the excess mascara, directly into the roots of the hair and the mascara should be of the same color as of your hair.
9. Cut the lash strips into halves or thirds for easier application
Handling false eyelashes is not everyone‘s cup of tea as their length creates the problem during the application of the lashes. So to avoid this problem cut the lashes in three short sections which will make it easy to do. It not important to use all the three sections, one can use it according to the need.
10. After you have applied false lashes, use black liquid eyeliner to blend the strip with real lashes
Even when you have properly settled your false lashes there can be small mistakes like glue imperfections which are pretty noticeable even from a particular distance. In that situation the better options are to hide the makeup mistake using eyeliner, cover it up with eyeliner and properly blend it with the real lashes.