With this interminable pandemic in our lives, it becomes very difficult to bring some novelty because, believe it or not, we have made this apathy our comfort zone. So, to do something different than spending the day entirely in bed seems like one of the best things to do. Even if doing this, means that you might have to compromise on your brows, which are practically the enhancing features of your face.
It is quite understandable to not leave the house in this disastrous condition that mankind has been thrown into it, so here’s a perfect DIY method of brow lamination especially for men that can help you to bring some novelty into your life and face and do something adventurous.
We agree, times are certainly more difficult than 2020, but we can always try to bring some happiness by doing new things apart from just lying on our beds and eating up our minds. And don’t worry guys, doing this will not make you seem effeminate.
So, brow lamination has been quite trending on Instagram and that is why we have decided to do a comprehensive step-by-step method of brow lamination at home! So, buckle up because your brows will thank you later, trust us.
But before we get into the basic how-to’s of doing brow lamination, let us first get clear on what brow lamination is and for how long it stays on your face.
What is brow lamination?
The Diy technique of brow lamination gained momentum in Moscow and has been gaining traction throughout the world. So, what exactly is brow lamination? Similar to a hair perm, wherein you get your hair curled by changing its texture, brow lamination involves creating a thick and fluffy eyebrow by fusing a chemical solution with keratin.
Under normal circumstances, the effect of this lamination lasts for approximately six to eight weeks. And girls who didn’t know about this, you can thank us later because this process is completely pain-free, unlike waxing. You will also observe instant effects after doing it and guess what, it’s low-maintenance.
It works on different types of brows, so if you have thick brows or thin brows, you need not worry because you have this brow lamination kit as your savior. Although there are a plethora of benefits of brow lamination, people often abstain from trying it because of its price. It is expensive guys, we are not going to filter the reality. But what we are going to do is provide you with an alternate option for reaping the same benefits at almost a negligible price. Sounds fair, right?
Even with the kits, you will get the lifted and fluffy look that you usually experienced from the salon. Be that as it may, you will need to do a bit of research on the different types of kits and the online selling platforms that provide you with them. Not only that, but you will also need to go for an allergy test first to make sure that you are not allergic to it in the first place.
With all the ground rules laid, let us check out the step-by-step process of brow lamination at home and get you those fluffy thick Instagram eyebrows.
DIY brow lamination at home
Once you have decided which kit you will be using on your brows, follow the below-mentioned steps for upgrading those brows:
Step 1: Before you apply the solution to your brows, make sure that your brows are completely clean. Wash them with a cleansing solution and water.
Step 2: The next thing that you have to do is that brush your brows in an upward direction
with the help of a spoolie. Once you are done brushing it, you can apply Lash Glue. You need to apply it on every single hair and brush it again with the help of a spoolie so that it stands up.
Step 3: Once you have applied Lash Glue and brushed your hair in the upward direction, you need to apply the perming solution with the help of a Q-tip.
Step 4: When you are done with applying Lash Glue and the perming solution, take a significant proportion of cling film. Put the cling film on the top of your brows and allow it to stay for approximately about 10-15 minutes. After this approximate period, you can wipe away the solution with the help of micellar water on a cotton pad.
Step 5: Now, you can groom your brows as per your choice and wish. For instance, if you have thin or patchy brows, you can use the method of tinting to enhance your lighter brows and hence, highlight the features of your face. This will help you to get a clean and polished look. If you want, you can also trim or pluck your hair to get the desired look.
These are the basic steps to follow to get your desired look. However, things do not end here. You need to follow a certain aftercare routine for long-lasting effects.
- Once you have followed the steps mentioned above and got your desired eyebrow look, you need to make sure that you do not wet your brows or apply any sort of makeup on them for approximately one or two days.
- Apart from this, you also need to consider the amount of nutrition your brows get. So, to provide enough nutrition, you need to apply nourishing brow oil with the help of a spoolie.
- To get the desired and finished look, you need to brush your hair upwards daily with the help of a spoolie and then use brow scissors to trim and cut that unwanted hair. This will get you a clean and polished look which will help you to enhance your facial features.
- Make sure that you are tweezing your eyebrows daily especially after showers because that is the time when your pores are open. This will make the tweezing process less painful.
These are some of the basic aftercare tips that you will need to follow if you are up for brow lamination at home. This might seem too much for you, but once you get the results, it will be worth it, trust us!