The thick and thin of why women have groomed their eyebrows throughout history.
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Its literally hair that frames the eyes I don't understand eyebrow grooming. Usually arching them even slightly affects how long or wide the nose looks. The bodys genetics usually will play out most attractively naturally. Altering the shape of the eyebrow can make the nose look different and throw off the balance of the symmetry of the face- at least thats my little theory.
I dye them, I barely have any eyebrows (never plucked them, so overplucking isn't the cause, they were always like this) and those few hairs I have are nearly invisible. really only the inner parts are visible, which left me looking angry in any picture where my face was fully relaxed (ID and school pictures and such)
I only have about 12 brow hairs in total, so I always look like I have no brows. Never could relate to he threading, tweezing and waxing stuff because I have no hair to work with. I envy the rest of you who actually have the hair there to start with. You have more options.
I leave mine well alone. My parents both blessed me with maintenance free eyebrows, a gift I certainly do NOT take for granted. Though, I also have hirsutism, so my eyebrows being no-maintenance is a bit of a mystery. But worrying about so much other hair, its nice not to think about my brows.
I pluck stray hairs and the hair that grows from my eyebrows into my hairline. They can get quite thick and bushy if I don't clean up the edges every couple weeks. That said, I don't have much of a unibrow but my boyfriend does. He shaves it off though. My dad does as well lol. So I think with guys the max most of them will do is get rid of unibrows because no one really likes having them.
Why woman why do this can someone make another video with good reasons and not this. Crazy reasons the crazy trimmed no eyebrow woman was saying. She does even look her self talking about Hollywood u WANa be. Just leave life without influence make ur own decisions
I honestly think that the shape of eyebrows change how people think of you. This theory started when I saw a picture of a girl who, someone thought, had taken the picture, noticed she had eyebrows too light, and then photo-shopped eyebrows on. Since her real eyebrows showed a little, I could imagine two different versions of her--the one with the arched, eyebrows and the one with the sideways-comma eyebrows. What I noticed is that the latter version of her--with no arch--looked much softer than the former, who I might be more inclined to call "sassy" or "edgy" or something like that.
I mostly get my eyebrows waxed at salons because I'm not the best at plucking. I tend to overdo it, which means I end up with eyebrows that are too thin and/or not long enough. I've tried threading once and I was really pleased with the results, but it hurt quite a bit. Probably just because I'd never experienced it before.
After a few years of threading I can tell you that it gets to a point where you feel no pain at all. I stopped though, because you have to stretch the eye area quite a lot and I don't want it to prematurely wrinkle.
I'm a girl, but don't do anything to my eyebrows besides occasionally plucking from the middle. They are blonde and almost invisible, it's like don't even have eye brows. I shaved them off once and hardly anyone noticed haha :P
I remove my unibrow, remove stray hairs that don't really form my eyebrow anyway, and sometimes try to even them out, since they're pretty asymmetrical. But it never goes well when I do that. Plus the one that looks better is bigger, and I can't exactly add hair to the other.
How do you do your hair? And is it dyed or natural colour? I know it's not a beauty channel :D but I can't do nothing about the fact that I notice your gorgeous waves/curls every time I watch your videos, they are so pretty and I want them!
I honestly love straight and full eyebrows on women, like the korean trend
I do my eyebrows like this and i love it and feel so confident ^^ then again many beauty tips say that people with glasses should have bolder features like eyebrows and eyeliner
I know that the physical function is to protect the eye actually.
My eyebrows are virgin! Never did anything to them, they have been exactly the same for 25 years now. I do have little hairs in the middle, but I really don't care. I love my eyebrows just as they look like! And they make my face what it is! ;)
Intrestering video:) I dont pluck my eyebrows . They are all though not that bushy ,but natural thin instead. I am also a blonde so my eyebrows quite light. I like them and want keep them as they are.:)
how a woman does her eyebrows are also a big part of how other people judge her socioeconomic status. Shape and and style often largely effect how she is evaluated by other people. While I can't say that there's any factuality to a woman's eyebrows representing what her social class she's in, a woman is very much judged by the shape of her eyebrows.
I definitely pluck my monobrow. I like having two eyebrows and the hair in the middle just rocked up during puberty. I like two brows for my two eyes and one beard for my one chin. Well, I shave the beard off, I don't mind other guys having facial hair, but I don't like it on my own face.
I once had my eyebrows waxed in my early 20's and I have done absolutely nothing with them since - I will be 55 in less than a month. I am not into the "female hangups" of makeup, shoes, clothes, and so on. I am neatly groomed and wear clothes designed for females but I have about maybe 15 - 20 outfits that I cycle through and 3 pairs of shoes (dress, casual and sport). I have recently decided I am asexual as I have no desire to "get it on" with men or women. I do relieve tension with a vibration though but no images to get me off just mechanical stimulation. I would love an episode on Asexuality.
When I was younger, I had electrolysis done to remove those pesky stray hairs permanently. Painful, but took care of the problem. More recently I had a cosmetic tattoo artist define my brows - and add permanent eyeliner. Permanent make-up is great, but it's something that is not as "permanent" as I would like. Being blonde, I have to get it redone every few years. If you are considering either of these two permanent solutions to "Brow Beauty", keep in mind that you will probably sneeze a lot while these procedures are being done since your brow is so close to those nose nerves.
I have a sad story about my eyebrows. When I was eight, me and my mom watched a movie where a woman was a boss of the company but did not have a significant other or a husband or kids. The suggested reason for that was that she didn't look feminine enough or didn't behave like a woman (nice, sweet, wear colorful matching cloth, walk moving her hips, etc). At one point, she gets her eyebrows done to transform into a pretty lady. Now, I was thinking that I am a little lady and I don't do anything to my eye brows, so I should do something to look beautiful. So, I took little manicure scissors and cut some hairs from my eye brows to shape them. I don't remember how the end result looked, but my mom saw the change right away and scolded me for several days sooooooooooo much. She said that if I cut them with scissors, they will grow like bushes and I will look ugly. She was soooooooooooooooo pissed at me, that I didn't want to come back home and even was thinking of jumping at a car (cause if I ended up being in hospital, my mom would calm down and start loving me again).... Thank God, I didn't jump. But the memory of that is still present in me today, so I bet I had intense feelings about it.
So yeah, there goes the eyebrows power and value of beauty through eyebrows...
My guess was simply that making them thinner de-emphasizes the browbone, leading to a more childlike and therefore more conventionally attractive appearance.
Surprise. Men tend to like women who resemble children.
I never, ever, leave the house before I pencil my eyebrows (to a medium brown colour). I have lovely ones, but they need colour since I dyed my hair a dark brown. Also, when I apply my make up, I always check if a stray hair needs plucking. I don't mind leaving without make up on, but without my eyebrows I feel naked.
I ended up with thick and defined eyebrows, but they're kind of shaped naturally on their own. They've become pretty characteristic of my face, too, so it's almost like I've gotten attached to them... Woah, that's super weird. I only pluck in the middle to avoid a unibrow
After I reached the age of 60, I found that my eyebrows grow so fast, that I have to trim thjem once a month, just to keep them from dragging across my syeballs. Before that, I went for about 40 years without ever thinking of my eyebrows.
When I look at my eyebrows up close, I can see where all my hair doesn't line up and grows as far down as my eye sockets. But from far away they look fine (to me at least). That's why I just don't do anything with them because I don't think people are going to continuously stare at my eyebrows up close to see whether or not they're in line.
NOTHING. My eyebrows are one of the few physical traits that I'm entirely content with as they are, so there is no way I'm ever plucking them or letting anyone else do so because I don't want them growing back bushier.
Hey Cristen, I know this is sorta unrelated to the video but my friends all know I'm a huge geek when it comes to learning about anything from animals to sex. My buddy came to me and since we're really close he had some questions concerning his penis. His concern was that its kinda at a 45 degree tilt.
I've been in sex ed almost every year since the 4th grade and most of our conversations were about not having sex, staying safe, STD's and STI's, and vagina's. For all these years we hardly ever discussed the way penises grow and how they function. Even so, I've seen enough male genitalia to know that they all seem unique and tilt every which way.
Could you perhaps provide some education on the male genitalia?
I am a cis-male. I pluck my eyebrows just because I like clean look that I get and I don't really pay any attention if anyone has anything bad to say about it (but I pay my attention when someone compliments me on them).
I get them waxed every time I go in for a haircut. I do pluck a few stray hairs myself, but I don't dare try to shape them. This results in them growing back into their weird natural shape between salon visits...
I used to wax my eyebrows a lot during high school and preferred to have thin and clean eyebrows. However after my freshman year in college I kind of stopped worrying about it and embraced my naturally dark and thick eyebrows. I do pluck my eyebrows a bit every couple of months or so to clean them a bit, but I generally don't put too much mind to it.
I used to darken them, but since I don't wear makeup anymore I don't bother doing anything to them. It used to bother me that they were so light (blonde), so the darkening helped to shape them too, but now I just don't bother.
I tweeze them often because I have pale skin and my eyebrows are much darker, and I've been trying to shape one of them to match the other for months! I'm very cautious because I don't want to over do it!
I don't do anything to my eyebrows. I think it's stupid to put yourself through the discomfort, and I think natural eyebrows look better. I think your natural eyebrows are part of what makes everyone look unique, so why conform to a standard?
I dont do anything to my eyebrows. The outer half is rather pale and the inner half is dark. (Its always been that way). And I don't grow any hair in between them, so I don't pluck them. Also, nobody showed me how to shape eyebrows.
when i was a young girl, i asked my mother if she could groom my eyebrows (they were super thick)....she ended up plucking them SO thin and in an arch that I literally looked like a clown....they never recovered ;( I use brow pencils to get them to look somewhat normal again
I do it myself, never gone to a salon, and to be perfectly frank, I don't really care too much. Sometimes I will look into the mirror and realise that I haven't done it for weeks and everything has just gone completely wild! But hey, who the frick cares?
I started noticing my "unibrow" -ness when I was in Intermediate school (about 12 y/o) and so I shaved them and then an oopsy happened. Unfortunately this was also a year where I decided to grow out my fringe... after that incident I eventually talked my mum into letting me buy tweezers and I have never had such an incident again, except for when I go a bit overboard with the plucking and one brow ends up looking crazy weird! But I wear glasses and have a fringe now so sometimes I just don't care about my brows.
I leave my eyebrows be. They're pretty thick and I have a bit of a monobrow growing in but it's never really bothered me. It bothers me when others point it out as a flaw but that's partially because I'm thinking 'why are you so obsessed with my eyebrows anyway?' And now Christen has answered! And once again it's sex! (Human obsession much.) ;P